Saw Filer: Benchperson Endorsement means a person who is a qualified Saw Filer who is able to bench band saws, including the lining up of head rigs, grinding of band wheels and any other work usually performed by a Benchperson in the Lumber Manufacturing Industry.
The Saw Filer: Benchperson Endorsement program has been launched by the ITA on January 1, 2017. Please refer to OPSN 2016-023 for more details.
The exam weighting chart is available for the Standardized Written Exam for Saw Filer: Benchperson Endorsement, and show the approximate percentage of weighting per General Area of Competency (GAC).
Challenge Certification/Recognize Prior Experience
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- Employer Declaration
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