Abrasive Wheel Plant Equipment Training

Abrasive Wheel Training

Looking for a group booking? Contact us on 01344 830015 to discuss pricing

Abrasive Wheel Plant Equipment Training

Abrasive Wheel Training

Looking for a group booking? Contact us on 01344 830015 to discuss pricing

Please contact us on 01344 830015 or email us on enquiries@pd-training.co.uk for next available dates.

In the UK, the safe handling and operation of abrasive wheels is paramount for a multitude of industries, from construction to manufacturing. Abrasive wheel training is designed to equip individuals with the vital knowledge and skills to work efficiently and safely with these tools. This training ensures that users understand the risks associated with abrasive wheels, the precautions that need to be taken, and the correct methods of storing, handling, and using such equipment.

With the Health and Safety at Work Act placing a strong emphasis on the duty of care for both employers and employees, obtaining accredited training in this area is not only recommended but often essential for maintaining workplace safety standards.

This course consists of an instructor led training room presentation, written assessment, practical training and assessment.

  • Provides a brief outline of the health and safety at work Act 1974.
  • Provision & use of work Equipment regulations 1998.
  • Safety in the use of abrasive wheels HSG17.
  • Personal protective equipment regulations 1998.
  • Hazards arising from use of abrasive wheels.
  • Methods of construction of an abrasive wheel.
  • Methods of storing, handling & transporting of abrasive wheels.
  • Mounting procedures.
  • Diamond wheels.
  • Balancing of grinding wheels, correct method of dressing wheels.
  • Adjustment of guards and rests.
  • Practical exercise on all elements on bench grinders, handheld portable grinders/cutters
  • Question papers

Novice Courses: Ideal for a total beginner using their first forklift truck, and has no previous experience of Materials Handling Equipment.

Experienced Courses: For a forklift truck operator who has an extensive amount of experience; at least 12 months, however holds no current certification and has had no formal training.

Refresher Courses: Suited for the operators who are trained and certified, the refresher course allows them to take a test to renew their licence. Forklift certifications are valid for 3 years.

Conversion Course: Suited for operators who are trained and certified on certain forklifts. The conversion course allows them to expand their forklift licences on other types of trucks.

Our courses take place at our fully equipped training centre in Maidenhead, Berkshire. 

We have a great location for those travelling on the M4/M3/M5 and the centre is also close to Heathrow. 

 

  • We offer BRITTOp and RTITB accredited training courses across the UK.

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Weekend – Closed

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