Repair small appliances like a pro

Reviews: Average review: 4.9 Number of reviews: (8) Level: Beginner Category: , ,

What’s wrong with this kettle? And how hard can it be to repair something yourself when it stops working?

This 3-hour workshop is designed to make you autonomous, by teaching you diagnostic and repair techniques for common appliances (kettle, toaster, hairdryer…), and practicing on faulty ones. You’ll also be able to bring your own appliance, and try your hand at repairing it at the end of the workshop.

The workshop will cover the following topics:
– Basic principles of safe working and personal protective equipment (PPE).
– The function of the main electrical and mechanical components of small household appliances, and how to check them.
– Analysis of typical electrical diagrams for a number of small appliances.
– Multimeter: understand how it works to check electrical components such as switches, diodes, thermostat, potentiometer, motor, heating element.
– Troubleshooting, repair techniques and their application to various household appliances.
– Tools needed for repairs, how to use them and set up a toolbox.
– The various parts and consumables needed to repair small appliances: switches, fuses, plugs, connectors, cleaners, bulbs, heating elements, tin, heat-shrink tubing, connection caps, etc.
– Resources for obtaining reference information and purchasing parts and tools.

Skills required: None, just curious about how our appliances work!

Price includes all necessary materials and lots of valuable advice!

Past makers' reviews

4.9 out of 5 stars (based on 8 reviews)
Rated 5.0 out of 5
23 July 2023

J’ai ADORÉ l’atelier de réparation de petits électroménagers. Maxime est très pédagogue, passionné et à une grande expertise dans ce domaine. J’ai fait des apprentissages très utiles que j’ai vraiment hâte de mettre en pratique avec mon défunt haut-parleur Wifi. Merci Maxime et Les affutés!

Anne
Rated 5.0 out of 5
27 May 2023

L’atelier a passé trop vite !

L’animateur Maxime, très compétent et excellent pédagogue, disponibilité des équipements (multimètres, petits outils, etc)

Endroit convivial

Simon
Rated 4.0 out of 5
17 March 2023

Le prof était gentil et professionnel

Anonyme
Rated 5.0 out of 5
27 January 2023

L’animateur Maxime, très compétent et excellent pédagogue, disponibilité des équipements (multimètres, petits outils, etc)

Endroit convivial et accueil très sympathique!

Jean
Rated 5.0 out of 5
27 January 2023

Très chouette atelier! Gros plus pour l’humour, l’expérience et la pédagogie de Maxime

Anonyme
Rated 5.0 out of 5
28 November 2022

Très bel atelier. Bon accueil, bonne ambiance. Je recommande!

Seddik

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$79 + txs
  • 16 years old minimum
    Friday, March 8 6:00 pm
    Location: Little Italy Duration: 3:00 Language: French
  • 16 years old minimum
    Thursday, March 28 10:00 am
    Location: Little Italy Duration: 3:00 Language: French