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Our Abrasive Wheel training helps you comply with Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and PUWER 1998 (Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations). This specific training is for employees who use abrasive wheels and cut off saws with abrasive wheel discs that need to be changed regularly. It ensures they are trained in the best practices and are aware of the associated safety issues with this equipment.

To see our range of courses and to fill out a booking request form please see the list below. If you have any further questions about our courses, please feel free to get in touch.

Available Courses

In line with the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER 1998) for safety in the use of abrasive wheels.
£

Who is this course for?

This course is aimed at anyone working with abrasive wheels and cut off saws that require regular changing of abrasive wheel discs. The course helps employers to comply with Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and PUWER 1998 (Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations). These Regulations require the employer to provide their employees with adequate information, instruction and training. This specific training ensures that those involved with the use of abrasive wheels on portable machines are trained in the best practices and are aware of the associated safety issues.

Aim

This course is designed to meet the requirements for training in line with the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER 1998) for safety in the use of abrasive wheels.

Learning Outcomes

To enable delegates to understand and effectively comply with the relevant legislation and regulations associated with abrasive wheels. They will be trained to understand how to safely select, mount and use abrasive wheels in addition to using hand held abrasive wheel tools and cut off saws including diamond disc changing and use.

Delivery Method

A combination of classroom based activity, syndicate working and Presentation/demonstrations. This can be supported by outside practical tool operator instruction and use if required.

Assessment and Certification

Continued assessment process leading to certification of achievement.

Duration

3 hours

Levy

This course is eligible for CITB levy.

Available Dates
There are currently no dates scheduled for this course. Please click the enquire button to let us know your requirements and we will get in touch as soon as possible.
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    • Hazards arising from the use of abrasive wheels
    • Marking of Abrasive Wheels.
    • Storage, Handling, Transporting, Inspecting and Testing of abrasive wheels.
    • The function of all Main Components (Flanges, Washers, Brushes and Nuts).
    • The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998.
    • Pre-start Checks: (Electrical Powered)
    • Pre-start Checks: (Petrol Driven)
    • Inspection Wheels/Discs before use: Cracks, Damage, Blotters, Speed, Size and Correct Type for the job.
    • Correctly change a suitable abrasive wheel
    In line with the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER 1998) for safety in the use of abrasive wheels
    £
    POA + VAT pp & EUSR Card Fees

    Who is this course for?

    Our EUSR Abrasive Wheels course combines classroom based theory with practical application and assessment. Some of the areas that are covered include the operation of petrol cut off saws and other hand held/portable machines, bench or pedestal grinding machines.

    Please note this course contains 1 hour of practical.

    Aim

    This course is designed to meet the requirements for training in line with the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER 1998) for safety in the use of abrasive wheels.

    Learning Outcomes

    To enable delegates to understand and effectively comply with the relevant legislation and regulations associated with abrasive wheels. They will be trained to understand how to safely select, mount and use abrasive wheels in addition to using hand held abrasive wheel tools and cut off saws including diamond disc changing and use.

    Delivery Method

    A combination of classroom based activity, syndicate working and presentation/demonstrations. This can be supported by outside practical tool operator instruction and use if required.

    Assessment and Certification

    Continual assessment process with final written question paper and practical assessment leading to EUSR certification of achievement.

    Duration

    3-4 hours with outside practical tool operator instruction.

    Available Dates
    There are currently no dates scheduled for this course. Please click the enquire button to let us know your requirements and we will get in touch as soon as possible.
    BOOK / ENQUIRE
    Booking Request













      • Hazards arising from the use of abrasive wheels
      • Marking of Abrasive Wheels
      • Storage, handling, transporting, inspecting and testing of abrasive wheels
      • The function of all Main Components (Flanges, Washers, Brushes and Nuts)
      • The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998
      • Pre-start Checks: (Electrical Powered)
      • Pre-start Checks: (Petrol Driven)
      • Inspection Wheels/Discs before use: Cracks, Damage, Blotters, Speed, Size and Correct Type for the job
      • Correctly change a suitable abrasive wheel
      Covering the operation of petrol cut off saws and other hand held/portable machines, bench or pedestal grinding machines.
      £
      POA + VAT pp & EUSR Card Fees

      Who is this course for?

      Our EUSR Abrasive Wheels course combines classroom based theory with practical application and assessment. Some of the areas that are covered include the operation of petrol cut off saws and other hand held/portable machines, bench or pedestal grinding machines.

      Please note this course contains half a day practical.

      Aim

      This course is designed to meet the requirements for training in line with the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER 1998) for safety in the use of abrasive wheels.

      Learning Outcomes

      To enable delegates to understand and effectively comply with the relevant legislation and regulations associated with abrasive wheels. They will be trained to understand how to safely select, mount and use abrasive wheels in addition to using hand held abrasive wheel tools and cut off saws including diamond disc changing and use.

      Delivery Method

      A combination of classroom based activity, syndicate working and presentation/demonstrations. This can be supported by outside practical tool operator instruction and use if required.

      Assessment and Certification

      Continual assessment process with final written question paper and practical assessment leading to EUSR certification of achievement.

      Duration

      6 hours with outside practical tool operator instruction.

      Available Dates
      There are currently no dates scheduled for this course. Please click the enquire button to let us know your requirements and we will get in touch as soon as possible.
      BOOK / ENQUIRE
      Booking Request













        • Hazards arising from the use of abrasive wheels
        • Marking of Abrasive Wheels
        • Storage, handling, transporting, inspecting and testing of abrasive wheels
        • The function of all Main Components (Flanges, Washers, Brushes and Nuts)
        • The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998
        • Pre-start Checks: (Electrical Powered)
        • Pre-start Checks: (Petrol Driven)
        • Inspection Wheels/Discs before use: Cracks, Damage, Blotters, Speed, Size and Correct Type for the job
        • Correctly change a suitable abrasive wheel
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