The abrasive wheels training course is legally required under the revised health, safety and welfare at work 2007 – 2016 regulations. This includes either fixed (e.g. Bench grinders) or portable (e.g. Angle grinders, Consaws) abrasive wheels.
Contents of course are:
Introduction to Abrasive Wheels
Health and Safety Legislation, i.e. 2005 Act and 2007-2016 Regulations,
Abrasive Wheel types
Wheel Storage, Wheel types and markings
Examination & testing
Abrasive Wheel Selection – Testing and mounting of new wheel(‘s)