Abrasive Wheels

Course Overview

Injuries are still occurring due to the incorrect selection of abrasive wheels and improper use of grinding machines.

This course sets out to help prevent injuries from occurring! It is for anyone responsible for selecting and mounting abrasive wheels onto handheld and mounted grinding machines.

It will provide attendees with the knowledge and skills for the safe selection, handling and mounting of abrasive wheels.

Course details

Duration
1.0 days
Capacity
6 people
Price
£165.00
Course Location
Ratcliffe-on-Soar (Nottingham)
Next available course date
Please call us on 02476 191540 for availability

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Course Content

Nearly half of all accidents involving abrasive wheels are due to an unsafe system of work or operator error (According to the HSE). This course aims to improve these odds.

The content covered includes:

  • Hazards and risks associated with Abrasive Wheels
  • Applicable legislation and standards
  • Abrasive wheel characteristics and construction
  • Marking, identification and selection of Abrasive Wheels
  • Handling and storage
  • Inspecting and testing abrasive wheels for damage
  • Grinding machines types and use
  • Wheel types
  • Mounting abrasive wheels
  • Practical mounting and dressing abrasive wheels
  • Practical use of grinding machines
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Course Benefits

Attendees of this course will have a clearer understanding of which abrasive wheels to select for different tasks. This knowledge will help to reduce malfunction of the grinding machine in use and will reduce the likelihood of the operator or anyone around them from sustaining an injury.

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Course Area
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