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Abrasive Wheels - Grinders & Cut Off Saws training course

Course code: AWGC

Course overview

A 1 day training course for the safe mounting and use of portable abrasive wheel equipment. An Energy & Utility Skills endorsed training programme which provides the theory and practical experience to the recognised level of competence required by the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER).

Abrasive Wheels - Grinders & Cut Off Saws

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Benefits of attending for the learner

  • The ability to mount abrasive wheels safely in accordance with manufacturer's instructions and the safety regulations.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • The assurance the employees are able to operate portable abrasive wheel equipment safely.

What you will learn

  • Select the correct cutting/grinding wheel for the material to be used.
  • Select appropriate machine for type of task.
  • Carryout user checks on machines and cutting/grinding wheels.
  • Fit abrasive wheel to machine in accordance with manufacturer's instructions.
  • Select and use appropriate personal safety equipment.
  • Safely operate the machine whilst cutting/grinding.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • Successful delegates will receive after completing the programme of learning an EUSR card Abrasive Wheels - Grinders and Cut Off Saws which will last 3 years from date of training.

How is this training delivered?

  • Workshop and classroom based tuition with hands on experience in mounting wheels, cutting/grinding operations.

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Safety goggles (BSEN 166 1B), ear defenders, gloves, overalls, safety boots/shoes, dust mask and safety helmet.

Course dates

Course code
1 day course
Price from
£0.00 + £35.00 certification

No course dates are currently scheduled, call us on 0800 876 6708 to discuss the options available.

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