SUITABLE FOR

Any person looking to mount and operate abrasive wheels tools such as angle grinders, bench grinders and con-saws safely in compliance with statutory requirements.

COST

Please contact JC Safety Training Ltd., for course fees.

COURSE DURATION

½ day

COURSE AWARD

JC Safety Training Ltd Certificate of Attendance

COURSE OBJECTIVES

On completion of the training course participants should be able to:

  • State their legal rights and responsibilities

  • Select correct discs and wheels

  • Mount discs and wheels safely

  • Identify hazards associated with abrasive wheels

  • Use abrasive wheels safely

  • Dress abrasive wheels

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Legislation

  • Mounting of abrasive wheels

  • Hazards/precautions arising from the use of abrasive wheels

  • Identify abrasive wheel markings as to type, operating speed and expiry

  • Storing, handling and transporting abrasive wheels

  • Inspecting and testing abrasive wheels to check for damage

  • Functions of all components used with abrasive wheels

  • Assembling all components and correct balancing of abrasive wheels

  • Dressing and truing an abrasive wheel

  • Adjustment of the work rest

  • Selection of suitable PPE

  • Demonstration of safe work practices

COURSE LOCATIONS

Abrasive Wheels training can be delivered onsite at your location or we can organise a suitable venue near you.

ASSESSMENT

Written Theory and Practical Assessment.

What we can offer

We offer courses that increase your productivity and safety through work related training.

We offer a wide range of solutions to help clients improve business related health and safety including manual handling fire safety, safe pass and abrasive wheels. We can provide bespoke training courses across Ireland.