Member’s Information


In order to maintain the safety and wellbeing of all members and visitors to the Shed, each new member will need to undertake a ‘New Member Induction’. Members will be first asked to:

An interview will then be conducted following this Induction Check List  :-

  • To confirm details given on the ‘Membership Application Form’
  • To answer questions relating to their
    • Work experience
    • Mental acuity and physical capacity.
    • Willingness to assist by sharing their specific expertise eg. appropriate trade, computing, accounting, admin skills with other members.
  • They will be asked to read and accept the following Policies and Procedures*:-

* These are available on-line or in hard copy at the shed. Please ask for help in finding them This information will be recorded on the forms as detailed below:- (SIMS-NMI-103.1).

  1. Induction Check List 
  2. New Members Induction Package SIMS-NMI-103  Includes New Member Induction Package Assessment Form (F.SIMS-NMI-103.1)
  3. Machine Competency Procedure: SIMS-MC-154 Includes Machine Training Form (F.SIMS-MC-154)

Note the complete 101 page The Men’s Shed Health & Safety Manual on which our Documents are based can be accessed by clicking the link.

Useful Information

Wood Work Training Information

Metal Work Training Information (Under Construction password protected)

Member’s Policies and Procedures

Potential Projects

Safe Operating Procedures

Safety Data Sheets

Training Videos 

User Manuals