This site uses a number of third party cookies. By continuing to use this site you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy


Abrasive Wheel Training

Safety in Industry (Abrasive Wheels) Regulations 1982 (SI No. 30/1982)

Correct Selection and Mounting

Duration: 3 hours

Course Trainer: National Safety Centre


Course Objectives:

Carry out the safe selection and mounting of abrasive wheels in accordance with the relevant regulations

Course Content:

  • Regulations overview
  • Accidents
  • Types of Wheels
  • Wheel Markings
  • Wheel Manufacture
  • British Standard Marking System
  • Storage
  • Handling and Transportation
  • Methods of Testing
  • Blotters, Flanges, Locknuts, Mounting and Balancing
  • Wheel Dressing
  • Adjustment of the rest
  • Practical assessments
  • Test Paper

The training involves candidate participation with the emphasis on the practical element of the training