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Training Course

Abrasive Wheel Training

This course is designed to provide delegates with the skills and knowledge necessary to enable them to select and mount abrasive wheels safely.




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Group size:

12 per session

Certificate of Attendance


Course Content Information

Course Content

The course commences with a theory session before moving onto the practical training elements

Theory covered:

  • Health and Safety requirements
  • Hazards and risks when mounting and using abrasive wheels (including vibration white finger)
  • Methods of marking
  • Storing, handling and transporting
  • Testing and inspecting
  • Function of components
  • Correct mounting procedure and balancing
  • Dressing
  • Adjustment of work rest and guards
  • PPE requirements

Practical elements:

  • Carrying out pre-use checks of the wheel and the machine to ensure that they are safe, compatible with each other and are correct for the task to be undertaken
  • Correct mounting and adjustment procedures

In House Training

Opus Safety would deliver the course for you at your premises. Criteria required for this training to commence includes:

  • Classroom for theory with table chairs and an electrical socket
  • Appropriate machines to utilise during practical training
  • A safe area of work for practical training to take place
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