Abrasive Wheels Training [ROSPA Approved Tutor]
Safety in Industry (Abrasive Wheels) Regulations 1982
(SI No. 30 / 1982)
Correct selection, mounting and safe use.
The Abrasive Wheels course is of up to 3 hours duration based on a group of twelve (12) to fourteen (14) persons. The certification is valid for 3 years.
At the end of the training course participants should have the ability carry out the safe selection, mounting and safe use of abrasive wheels (consaws and angle grinders) in accordance with the relevant regulations.
- Regulations overview
- Type of Wheels
- Wheel Markings
- Wheel Manufacture
- British Standard Marking System
- Handling and Transportation
- Methods of Testing
- Blotters, Flanges, Locknuts, Mounting and Balancing
- Wheel dressing
- Adjustment of the rest
- Pre-use checks including:
- Workplace checks
- Machine checks
- Personal checks including PPE
- Use of the Equipment
- After use checks
- Practical assessments
The course involves candidate participation with the emphasis being on the practical element of the training.
Participants who successfully complete the training will receive a Certificate of Training