Who should attend?
Our abrasive wheel training courses are suitable for all operators, managers and supervisors, who as part of their working duties select, mount, specify or use abrasive wheels as defined in PUWER Regulations 1998. The course covers different types of abrasive wheel, diamond blades, pre-use inspection to wheels and tools, hazards, correct PPE, fire control, regulations, correct cutting/grinding techniques and correct selection of wheels.
To cover the duty of care placed on employers by the PUWER regulations 1998 and to provide adequate training for the safe use of abrasive wheels. To give the candidate the knowledge to select the correct wheel and the suitable PPE required for the job, and to cut or grind using the wheel in a safe manner. Covering the abrasive and diamond wheels, on hand held or bench mounted grinder equipment, operated via petrol, battery, compressed air or mains electric Abrasive Wheel Training Course Content