Abrasive Wheel Training

Safety Abrasive Wheel Instructor

Abrasive Wheel Training is a half day course designed to provide the course learners with the appropriate knowledge of the hazards & risks when working with Abrasive Wheels. It also provides learners with the necessary skills to correctly mount an Abrasive Wheel.

Course Objectives.
On completion of this course, learners will be able to:
List the legal requirements of working with Abrasive Wheels.
Select the appropriate wheel or cutting disc for the task.
Correctly use and mount an Abrasive Wheel.
Understand the function of the Abrasive Wheel (fixed or portable)

Course Programme.
Health & Safety Legislation surrounding the safe use of Abrasive Wheels.
Identify the hazards of working with Abrasive Wheels.
Store, Handle & Transport Wheels, Inspection/Testing.
Pre-use inspection of Abrasive Wheels & Equipment.
Correct procedure for Wheel Mounting.
Wheel Balance & Dressing.
Selection of appropriate Personal Protective Equipment.

Who should attend: Staff who operate Abrasive Wheels as part of their normal duties.
Duration ½  day.
Assessment, Certification GHSS Certificate of attendance.
Certificate Valid for 3yrs.
Max. No. of Trainees 12
Special requirements