Kilkeel HS Technology Projects

Friday, 24 October 2008

Circular saw/Bandsaw training

As you are all well aware any teacher or technician working in a Technology environment must hold the approprite qualifications in order to operate the circular saw and bandsaw. In conjuction with human resources in SELB HQ we are pleased to be able to offer a 2 day full training course in the safe use of the above mentioned equipment. Letters of invite have been sent out to all schools for this training which will take place on the 26th November and the 3rd December. However if you have not received a letter or feel that there is someone in your department who requires this particular training then please contact

Solidworks Refresher Training

The Clounagh Centre will be hosting 2 afternoon sessions for Solidworks refresher training on Monday the 1st and 15th of December. This course is best suited for those who have yet to develop Solidworks within their technology environment, as most of the course will focus on simple drawing tasks best suited for KS3/4. The course will begin at 1pm and finish at 3.30 on both days. It is important to note that attendance on both days is essential. If you would like to reserve a place please contact

Wednesday, 1 October 2008

Low cost magnets - beat the credit crunch

Just a quick thing that we picked up at the Clounagh Centre regarding rare earth magnets. MUTR are offering 5mm x 2mm magnets at a special price. A number of people are starting to use these circular magnets for various projects. So if you want to stock up, this might just attract you. Click here for info.