This Abrasive Wheels - 1/2 Day Course provides compliance with PUWER Regulations 1998 (Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations).
Our Abrasive Wheels course will give you an introduction to working safely with abrasive wheels. Help you understand the risks and how to use control measures to prevent injury and ill-health to yourself and others. Our course is designed to help with the supervising of others using abrasive wheels and includes items such as bench grinders and angle grinders.
Our course covers a variety of relevant topics including selecting the correct wheel, use of suitable PPE and working safely with an abrasive wheel. The full course content is:
- Introduction to Abrasive wheels
- Types of Abrasive Wheels
- Selection of Abrasive wheels
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) requirements
- Risk Assessment
- Daily checks on abrasive wheels and tools
- Use of bench grinders and angle grinders
Candidates will undertake 15 multiple choice questions to assess their understanding.
We recommend renewing this qualification at least every 3 years to ensure users knowledge is refreshed with the latest procedures and up to date legislation.
Who needs Abrasive Wheels training?
This course is suitable for anyone who uses abrasive wheels at work.
Although the training doesn't cover the use of specialist grinding machines, the health and safety information throughout the course is still applicable.
This course has been written as an introductory to abrasive wheels and no pre-requisite training is required, however an experience of using abrasive wheels would be ideal.
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