Abrasive Wheels

There are a wide range of tools and processes 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.

Abrasive Wheels Abrasive Wheels

Duration 100 mins | Approved by ROSPA

£35

About This Course


Different wheels will have different properties and characteristics suitable for particular tasks. They also have different weaknesses and can pose different risks and hazards in handling and use. For this reason, it’s important that you always select the right abrasive wheel for the job and use it with the right machinery. This course covers the anatomy of an abrasive wheel, the dangers associated with their use, Storage and handling and much more.

This Course Is Designed For


This course is aimed at anyone who uses abrasive wheels, or employs people who use abrasive wheels as part of their work.

Aim Of This Course


By the end of this course learners understand:

  • The Anatomy of an Abrasive Wheel
  • The Dangers of Abrasive Wheels
  • Abrasive Wheel Safety
  • What are Safe Speeds
  • The various Wheel Markings
  • Safe Storage and Handling
  • How to check and Test
  • Training and Certification
  • The Inspection process for abrasive wheels

Accreditation & Certification


  • Royal Society for Prevention of Accidents (ROSPA)

Duration - 100 minsPrice - £35