Abrasive Wheels

Course Aim

The aim of this course is to provide the relevant knowledge that allows individuals to be aware of the dangers and hazards of using abrasive wheels/diamond blades.

Who Should Attend This Course?

This course is suitable for anyone that works within the manufacturing and construction industry and uses abrasive wheels/diamond blades in their day to day job.

Course Overview

  • A brief outline of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.
  • Provision & Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998.
  • Safety in the use of abrasive wheels HSG17.
  • Personal Protective Equipment Regulations 1998.
  • The correct use of PPE.
  • Hazards arising from use of abrasive wheels.
  • Methods of marking abrasive wheels.
  • Methods of storing, handling & transporting of abrasive wheels.
  • Mounting procedures & precautions of abrasive wheels.
  • Diamond Wheels.
  • Electric and Petrol Machines.
  • Safe use of the machines and equipment.
  • Question papers with feedback from course delegates


Half Day.

For further information, please call 01473 744412.