Abrasive Wheels (half day) Training Course

Stoke-on-Trent / Central Region | Thu 29th Apr 2021
  • Open / Public Training Course Event
  • Stoke-on-Trent Venue
  • £55 Per Person
  • 4 Places Available
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed

  • Rated 4.7 / 5 By Our Clients

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In order to receive a quote for this Abrasive Wheels training course please start by completing our enquiry form. A personalised quote and ways in which to book will then be supplied.

To avoid disappointment, we'll confirm that the course is going ahead as scheduled and that there is still space remaining for your required number of delegates before accepting your booking. We aim to respond to all enquiries the same day.

Course Information

Our Abrasive Wheels training course provides training in the safe use of abrasive wheels in compliance with the requirements of PUWER and HASAWA 1974. Aim To ensure employers and employees understand and can demonstrate the safe use of abrasive wheels for all types of cutting and grinding applications: Stihl Saw, Angle Grinder, Chop Saw, Bench/Pedestal Grinder, Surface Grinder, Cylindrical Grinder etc. Our most popular option for those in the construction industry is this half day course (which can be conducted...

Who Should Attend?

Participants Operatives, Supervisors and Managers who use or are in the proximity of Abrasive Wheels, who operate hand held/portable machines, bench or pedestal grinding machines. The course will benefit those who work in the environment where abrasive wheels are used. Candidates should be at least 16 years old and each candidate must Supply all their own PPE.

Joining Instructions

Specific Abrasive Wheels (half day) joining instructions will be supplied to you (if appropriate) once your booking is confirmed. If, once confirmation has been received, you are in anyway unsure of what prerequisites or items you need to bring or provide, then your dedicated training manager or the trainer conducting your course will be able to confirm this with you. Contact numbers and ways to get in touch will be provided.

Course Agenda

Content OUTLINE OF THE ABRASIVE WHEELS TRAINING PROGRAMME:- * Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 * PUWER (The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998) * HSE Publication HSG 17 Safety in the Use of Abrasive Wheels * Wheel Burst * Portable Angle Grinder Safety * Types & Characteristics of an Abrasive Wheel * Making of Abrasive Wheels * Abrasive Wheel Machine Components * Operating Speeds for Abrasive Wheels * Guards, Rests & Accessories * Dressing & Balancing * Specific Mounting Produces * Hazards & Precautions * Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) * Inspection, Testing for Damage & Reporting Defects * Handling & Storage * Theory Test (multiple choice), with Practical Exercises .

Course duration 3 Hours

Training Venue

FREE Car Parking, . Light Refreshments. Light Lunch on full Day courses. Light Refreshments. Light Lunch on full Day courses

Training venue location and streetview links can be found here.


This course can be British Abrasive Federation Accredited or 5 year accreditation by XYZ Training Group Ltd, a company trusted to deliver this course to many of the UK's largest construction groups. Photo ID cards available on request..

More Information

Training is conducted either on customers premises or at any of over 50 centres nationwide and is purely a classroom based course, not specific to any particular grinding or cutting machine. Some practical training will be conducted using the customers machines where practicable, or by using our own equipment.
We provide this course to hundreds of clients each year, mostly on client premises at a price starting at less than £50 per person. You may combine our abrasive wheels half day course with any other half day health and safety course to save you both time and money..

Group Bookings

If you have an enquiry or a need to train 4 or more persons, then why not ask us to deliver you a private Abrasive Wheels (half day) course either on your premises or at one of our nearby training centres on any date that's convenient to you?

The price per person is always comparible if not better than joining one of our open course events and you will benefit from the added convenience of not only selecting the date and venue, but we'll also tailor certain elements of the training to your specific application..

In addition to that, if your delegate numbers are low and you don't have an urgent need to have the training in the next few weeks, then talk to us about setting up an open event near to you on a date of your choosing. The course will definitely go ahead as scheduled and you won't need to travel. Minimum 2 delegates.

Whatever your general requirement, make an enquiry here.


Real Customer Reviews

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Jose – Thu 1st Apr 2021:

Feedback universally about the Xyz.co.uk training was concise and clear.

Rachel H – Sun 28th Mar 2021:

Very well organised...

Gabriel – Wed 24th Mar 2021:

Class / course held at the Sutton Coldfield training centre was useful.. Will book again..

Ccs L – Wed 24th Mar 2021:

Many thanks for your help. Dealing with Ian Collier was a pleasure....!

Aileen R – Sun 21st Mar 2021:

Abrasive Wheels Course was fun and useful.

Stephen W – Mon 15th Mar 2021:

Training day was useful.. Self managing my guys training a bonus..

David B – Mon 15th Mar 2021:

Training session was of a good standard.

Richard S – Wed 10th Mar 2021:

13 people from the business said the training which took place at the Birmingham venue recently was worthy of every accolade.

Malcolm M – Sat 6th Mar 2021:

The learning gained on the Abrasive Wheels (half day) course held at the Birmingham training centre was most rewarding.

Michael J – Mon 1st Mar 2021:

All of us thought the Abrasive Wheels session was brimming with decent content. Thank you very much..