I have been sharpening for over 20 years and have been teaching for over 10. My sharpening class give you a great understanding of sharpening as will as the techniques and skills needed
Become a professional knife sharpener — Located in Central New Jersey
Sharpening class available from 1/2 day to 3 days, depending on your goals
Sharpening training includes sharpening of all types of knives and can include, household, fabric and beauty parlor scissor, cuticle nippers, clipper blades, garden tools and woodworking hand tool.
Classes are one-on-one and are available on any free date on the Nice and Sharp calendar
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The 1, 2 and 3 days classes include a course book. You may purchase the book ahead of time and the cost will be credited to you if you take a class within 1 year.
Book is not supplied with the 1/2 day class and no credit will be given.
To get more information about this book go to the STORE
PERSONAL CLASS (1/2 Day)
This training is geared to anyone who wants to learn how to create and maintain a sharp edge on kitchen and hunting knives without spending a lot of money on equipment. The course covers blade care and maintenance, sharpening theory, sharpening stone selection and use. This is a hands-on class. There will be time to sharpen 3 or 4 personal knives.
Class is about 3 hours
If you are going to start a sharpening business or already have, you should consider the 1, 2 or 3 day class.
PROFESSIONAL CLASS (1, 2 or 3 Day)
1 DAY TRAINING
This 1 day course will give you the understanding needed to select the correct tools and knowledge needed to correctly sharpen knives and beveled edge scissors.
The training covers everything in the 1/2 day training plus the use of motorized knife sharpening systems which includes, belt grinder, Tormek wet grinder & Tru Hon
We cover how to sharpen serrated knives and tip and bolster repair.
The training covers beveled scissors sharpening using various manual systems and The Twice as Sharp sharpening system. You will learn how to sharpen pinking shears and how to corrugate a blade.
This is a packed 7 hour day with a 1/2 hour lunch break. You will have the opportunity to try each of the sharpening tools and get some understanding of the pros and cons of each.
Includes a the 130+Page class book.
2 DAY TRAINING
The 2 day training covers everything in the 1 day class plus how to sharpen convex salon scissors, sharpening garden tool and woodworking tool sharpening. The 2 day training gives you more hands on time to use the equipment.
3 DAY TRAINING
The 3 day training covers everything in the 2 day class plus clipper blade sharpening, clipper repair, cuticle nipper sharpening. In addition to sharpening we go over the basics of setting up a business and what is needed for outdoor markets. The 3rd day you have about 1 t0 2 hours to go over anything covered in the class and practice any skills you have learned. This is the time to sharpen 10 to 15 items you can bring from home.
To reserve a date, please email me or call me with the date you are interested in. Please include your phone number. A $50 deposit is needed to hold the date which can be paid via PayPal to Service@niceandsharp.com
Classes are held in my home/ shop in Monmouth Junction NJ 08852
If you have any questions, please call me at 908-500-5897 or email me at Warren@niceandsharp.com
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