Abrasive Wheels

Abrasive Wheel Training

Training Courses in our training centre in Hampshire or on-site

Price of Course: £450 + VAT for up to 12 people

Duration of Course: 4 hours

Abrasive wheels training is required both for operators and those who change wheels since PUWER.

Before it was just for operators. Silly as all the accidents I know of came about due to errors in operation rather than a wheel bursting of its own volition (i.e. without coming into contact with anything).


Who should attend?

This half day course meets the requirements for anyone who is to be designated by an employer as a competent person to Mount and use abrasive wheels.

About the Course:

There is a legal requirement for anyone who needs to Change abrasive wheels to be trained in accordance with a Code of practice and in line with; The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER). 

Course Content:

  • Course induction
  • Relevant legislation/approved advisory literature
  • Characteristics of abrasive wheels
  • Hazards arising from the use of abrasive wheels
  • Methods of marking, testing, handling and storage
  • Wheel mounting
  • Truing and dressing
  • Work rest adjustment
  • Fault finding
  • Personal protective equipment regulations and other
  • Relevant legislation.
Safe Training Services offer a wide variety of online training courses. Got a question? Call our specialist training team at our Hampshire office and we will help you get started.

Call 01329 849 097
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