Abrasive Wheel Familiarisation AW01

£200.00 (price excluding VAT)



This course is intended for employees who are required to mount abrasive wheels, or who need to be familiar with the Regulations. It is desirable that delegates have experience in the use of abrasive wheels, but this is not essential.

This course is designed and structured to provide training in the safe use of abrasive wheels and meets with requirements of the Provision  and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER 98)

This Course Covers:  

  • Hazards, risks and environmental impact from the use of abrasive wheels
  • Minimising risk whilst using abrasive wheels
  • Regulations associated with abrasive wheels
  • Different types of abrasive wheels and equipment and when they should be used
  • Safe Handling practices for abrasive wheels
  • Inspection and testing of abrasive wheels
  • Correct actions applied to abrasive wheels
  • Operating procedures or abrasive wheels
  • Demonstrate safe handling of abrasive wheel equipment
  • Demonstrate safe operation of abrasive wheel equipment

Course Duration

One Day, from 8:30am – 4:00pm

Course Fees:

£200 + VAT

Please Note:

* Organisations associated with ECITB may be eligible to apply for grant funding

* This course must have 4 delegates to run and there is a maximum of 6 people per course.

* With Sufficient numbers, this can be run upon request at a client’s premises, at times and dates to suit client