Abrasive Wheel

Abrasive wheels are used throughout industry. Almost 50% of accidents involving abrasive wheels are attributed to unsafe systems of work and/ or operator error. We offer tailored courses delivered at your work site throughout the UK.

Aimed at workers operating, setting and maintaining abrasive wheel equipment including theoretical and practical assessment.

Each course will cover the following areas;

  • Hazards and risks arising from the use of abrasive wheels and the precautions to be observed
  • Methods or marking abrasive wheels with their type, size, and maximum operating speed
  • How to store, handle and transport abrasive wheels
  • Functions of all parts used with abrasive wheels (e.g. flanges, blotters, bushes, nuts etc.)
  • How to assemble and balance abrasive wheels (if balancing is applicable)
  • The correct method for dressing an abrasive wheel (if dressing is applicable)
  • Proper adjustment of work rests where applicable
  • Use of appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)
Course Type Operator Experience Course Duration Delegates
Abrasive Wheel Handheld and Bench

Types 27,41,24 and Type 1

 New and Refresher Delegates 1/2 Day 8 Maximum
Abrasive Wheel Diamond Blade New and Refresher Delegates 1/2 Day 8 Maximum
Abrasive Wheel Swing Frame New and Refresher Delegates Please Call 8 Maximum
Abrasive Wheel Centreless and Surface New and Refresher Delegates Please Call 8 Maximum

 

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