S3 Practical Metalworking & Bike Maintenance

S3 Practical Metalworking and Bicycle Maintenance

Course Skills

  • Practical Skills
  • Health and Safety in the workshops
  • Develop safe and competent use of hand tools
  • Develop safe and competent use of various pieces of metalworking machinery
  • Manufacture Artefacts to given briefs
  • Develop skills in Bicycle Maintenance
  • Produce well finished models
  • Other Skills
  • Creativity, flexibility and adaptability
  • Independence and Resilience
  • Confidence
  • Responsibility and Reliability


Keyring Skill Builder                         Bicycle Maintenance

Drill Sizer                                              Toffee Hammer

Hanging Basket Bracket                 Pencil Holder



Pupils will be given homework at regular intervals. This homework will be related to the topic of work that they are undertaking at the time.


Assessment will take place throughout each project as well as at the end of each topic.

Leads On To

This course will prepare pupils to undertake the following courses

N4/5 Practical Woodworking                       N4/5 Practical Metalworking

SfW Construction