Abrasive Wheels

This comprehensive course can be delivered in the following ways.
Online Virtually: Delivered by ZOOM with a live instructor to answer your queries. 
In-House: We will call to you to deliver this course on your premises.
Online: Do the course at your own pace and in your own time. Ideal for quick certification. 
This course is designed to cover all of the legal requirements for the safe inspection and mounting of abrasive wheels. It looks at the most up-to-date legislation, plus, wheel selection, wheel storage, wheel types and markings.
This course is for anyone who uses abrasive wheels as part of their work. Many serious accidents occur in the workplace due to incorrect usage of abrasive wheels. This course will assist in minimising abrasive wheel accidents in the workplace. 
It covers a broad range of tools and processes in the use abrasive wheels from grinding to disc cutting. Abrasive wheels have many risks and hazards in handling particularly if not used correctly. This course covers the selection of the correct abrasive wheel for use with the right machinery. It also covers the anatomy and dangers associated with their use along with correct storage. 

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Attend a Training Course

3 hours

In-House training available. We will call to your site to deliver this abrasive wheels to your staff team

Course Content

  • On completion of this course, learners will 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 and true abrasive wheels

Abrasive Wheels Course Outline

  • Legislation
  • Mounting of abrasive wheels
  • Hazards arising from the use of abrasive wheels and precautions which should be observed
  • Marking abrasive wheels as to type and speed
  • 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 of correct balancing of abrasive wheels
  • Dressing an abrasive wheel
  • Adjustment of the rest of an abrasive wheel


An NB Training Certificate in the Selecting, Inspecting, Mounting, Dressing & Trueing of Abrasive Wheels is given to each participant which is valid for two years.

If you need in-house or on-site Abrasive Wheels Training please contact us or arrange a callback.

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100 minutes
 On-line Course with instant certification in Abrasive wheels on completion.
Online Course Content: 
  • Introducing Abrasive Wheels
  • Anatomy of an Abrasive Wheel
  • Dangers of Abrasive Wheels
  • Abrasive Wheel Safety
  • Safe Speeds
  • Other Wheel Markings
  • Storage and Handling 
  • Checking and Testing
  • Training and Certification 
  • Inspections
  • Course Summary

Why do this course with us?

  • Complete in your own time and at your own pace
  • Instant IIRSM & CPD approved certificate upon completion
  • Company Accounts get access to all employee certificates
  • Closed captioning available


On successful completion of this course the learner will receive an NB Training Services, CPD, IIRSM approved Abrasive Wheels Certificate which is valid for 2 years
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