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Abrasive Wheels Training



Online Abrasive Wheels Training Course

(International Institute of Risk and Safety Management and CPD accredited online training course)

Course information:

This Safety Via Technology online training course has been accredited by the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management and CPD.

This course is aimed at anyone who uses abrasive wheels, or employs people who use abrasive wheels as part of their work.

There are a wide range of tools and processes that use abrasive wheels and ensuring these are used correctly and safely is of paramount importance. Applications range from hand grinding to disc cutting. They can be used at all stages of a work process, for making preliminary cuts and scores in materials, or for fine polishing and finishing.

Different wheels will have different properties and characteristics suitable for particular tasks. They also have different weaknesses and can pose different risks and hazards in handling and use. For this reason, it’s important that you always select the right abrasive wheel for the job and use it with the right machinery.

This course covers the anatomy of an abrasive wheel, the dangers associated with their use, Storage and handling and much more.

  • The training course is broken down into modules and users can leave their training and log back in to exactly where they left off.
  • Each training module is followed by a knowledge review multiple choice questionnaire that will assess your knowledge and which are based on the training module information.
  • An accredited training completion certificate is available for download at the end of the training and completion of the knowledge review questions correctly.

Course Outline:
Module 1 - Introducing Abrasive Wheels
Module 2 - The Anatomy of an Abrasive Wheel
Module 3 - The Dangers of Abrasive Wheels
Module 4 - Abrasive Wheel Safety
Module 5 - Safe Speeds
Module 6 - Other Wheel Markings
Module 7 - Storage and Handling
Module 8 - Checking and Testing
Module 9 - Training and Certification
Module 10 - Inspections
Module 11 - Course Summary

Example of course certificate:

CLICK HERE to download an example copy of the course completion accreditation certificate that can be downloaded on completion of the course.

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