In workshop, given access to a lathe, mild steel rod stock and other necessary equipment and supplies.

Performance requirement

Behavior Standard
The student will: During assessment, the student shall, at a minimum:

Plan and Use the lathe to produce a project in accordance with attached drawing

  • make a plan which reflects proper sequence of actions and is complete
  • select proper stock
  • perform lathe operations properly and safely
  • complete the project according to the plan, and within tolerances specified in the drawing


Assessed in EN‑2112 Machine Tool Technology.


  1. Table A-III/1 OICEW-C1.6
  2. NVIC Task

Project diagram: Test Coupon

See the Assessment Guidelines for additional specifications of behavior and standards.