This course is designed to help the individual understand their responsibilities within the workplace and is aimed at persons working with Abrasive Wheels. It is a legal requirement under The Provision and use of Work Equipment 1998 (PUWER) that all staff who use abrasive wheels receives abrasive wheels training in the safe use of the tools and changing of wheels.
Anyone who is involved in the process of mounting or the using of Abrasive Wheels
The aim of the course is to provide training to comply with the Health & Safety at Work Act and the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulation 1998 (PUWER). By doing this delegates will be able to work safely while using abrasive wheels.
|Protection of others|
|Hand Arm Vibration|
|Inspection of machines|
|Wheel selection - practical|
|Wheel mounting - practical|
|Dressing an abrasive wheel|
|Risks & Hazards|
|Storing, Handling & Transportation|
|Multiple choice Question Paper|
Delegates are asked to bring with them the following PPE when attending the course:
|Ear defenders/Ear plugs|
Our training centre is based in Braintree, Essex. Tea and coffee facilities are provided and other refreshments can be made available by request.
We can also provide on site training, please call 01376 538 501 to enquire.
Throughout the course there is a constant assessment by the instructor who will ask questions about what he has covered in the course, some may be theoretical or some may be practical. At the end of the course there is a 30 question multiple choice paper to be completed by all delegates. A pass mark of 24/30 is set for all delegates. Once these papers are marked and delegates passed then they will proceed to a 10 minute practical assessment.
All delegates that succeed with the course will receive an A4 certificate of attendance that will be valid for 3 years.
|Open Course Price||£50.00 (+ VAT)|
|Closed Course Price *||£400.00 (+ VAT)|
* Maximum number of delegates for a closed course is 12.