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Abrasive Wheels Training

Our Abrasive Wheels Training course is aimed at all operatives, managers and supervisors who are required to select, mount, advise on or use abrasive wheels

Duration - Half Day

This course is aimed at all operatives, managers and supervisors who are required to select, mount, advise on or use abrasive wheels as defined in PUWER Regulations 1998 (Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations).

Abrasive Wheels are used in many areas of industry and can be highly dangerous if used by untrained personnel. The aim of our course is to enable delegates to work safely, to ensure that all machinery is fit for its intended purpose, to be aware of the dangers and hazards of abrasive wheels, and to offer practical steps to reduce workplace accidents. On completion, delegates are fully able to work in com pliance with legal requirements.


Topics covered:

  • Overview of health and safety legislation
  • PUWER 1998
  • Types of machines and abrasive wheels
  • Pre-use abrasive wheel and machine safety checks
  • Hazards, risks and control measures
  • Accident causation and prevention
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Noise hazards
  • Mounting of abrasive wheels
  • Dressing, truing and balancing
  • Course assessment

Price: Conveniently delivered at your own premises for £XXX (max. 15 delegates)

Certification: Fire Coral Certificate of Attendance valid for 3 years

Our trainer will always bring a set of abrasive wheels with him to use for the training, although ideally the training would be performed using the machinery that would typically be used by your delegates. That way, we can tailor the course and optimise it’s relevance to your workforce.


We are able to deliver on-site training courses in all these regions:

Avon, Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Borders, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Central Scotland, Cheshire,  Cleveland, Clwyd, Cornwall, Cumbria, Derbyshire, Devon, Dorset, Dumfries/Galloway, Dyfed, East Sussex, Essex, Fife, Gloucestershire, Grampian, Greater Manchester, Gwent, Gwynedd County, Hampshire, Herefordshire, Hertfordshire, Highlands, Kent, Lancashire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, London, Lothian, Merseyside, Mid Glamorgan, Norfolk, Northamptonshire, Northumberland, Nottinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Powys, Shropshire, Somerset, South Glamorgan, Staffordshire, Strathclyde, Suffolk, Surrey, Tayside, Tyne and Wear, Warwickshire, West Glamorgan, West Midlands, West Sussex, Wiltshire, Worcestershire & Yorkshire

Bangor, Bath, Birmingham, Bradford, Brighton and Hove, Bristol, Cambridge, Canterbury, Cardiff, Carlisle, Chester, Chichester, Coventry, Derby, Durham, Edinburgh, Ely, Exeter, Gloucester, Hereford, Kingston upon Hull, Lancaster, Leeds, Leicester, Lichfield, Lincoln, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne, Newport, Norwich, Nottingham, Oxford, Peterborough, Plymouth, Portsmouth, Preston, Salford, Salisbury, Sheffield, Southampton, St Albans, Stoke-on-Trent, Sunderland, Swansea, Truro, Wakefield, Wells, Winchester, Wolverhampton, Worcester, York