About the Training

    There are a wide range of tools and proceses that use abrasive wheels and ensuring these are used correctly and safely is of paramount importance. Applications range from hand grinding to disc cutting.
    They can be used at all stages of a work process, for making preliminary cuts and scores in materials, or for fine polishing and finishing.
    This qualification has been developed to raise awareness of the dangers associated with using abrasive wheels.

    Who is this training for?

    This course is aimed at anyone who undertakes work which involves abrasive wheels for making preliminary cuts and scores in materials, or for fine polishing and finishing.

    Abrasive Wheels

    Training Cost - £20.00 +VAT

    How is the training delivered?

    Online Training is through a secure portal - Individuals will be provided with dedicated access for 30 days

    How will I be assessed?

    The course consists of 11 modules, including:

    • Introducing Abrasive Wheels

    • The Anatomy of an Abrasive Wheel

    • The Dangers of Abrasive Wheels 

    • Abrasive Wheel Safety

    • Safe Speeds

    • Other Wheel Markings

    • Storage and Handling

    • Checking and Testing

    • Training and Certification

    • Inspections 


    You are given the chance to review all your answers at the end of each module before final submission and you will be given 3 attempts at each module to achieve a pass rate of 70% or higher.

    Learning Outcomes

    The course consists of 11 modules, including:

    • Understand the anatomy of an abrasive wheel

    • The dangers associated with abrasive wheel use

    • Storage and handling of abrasive wheel

    Why is training important?

    It allows a business to start producing a ‘reasonably practicable’ defence if civil or regulatory issues arise.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Are there any other courses I can take after successful completion of the course
    Yes you can undertake the Level 2 Awards in H&S
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