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Name: Abrasive Wheel Mounters Course - for Handheld and Bench/Pedestal Grinders
Date: October 18, 2019
Time: 8:45 AM - 12:30 PM BST
Event Description:
The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 require that the correctly selected wheel must be properly mounted by a person who has been trained for this purpose and is considered competent by the employer.
This half-day course is suitable for employees such as factor workers, construction workers, vehicle mechanics, panel beaters, mechanical and civil engineers and any person required to mount an abrasive wheel to a portable machine or to bench/pedestal grinders.  
Course Programme
  • Legislation overview to include HASAWA 1974, PUWER, CoSHH and PPE
  • Main hazards and risks during use
  • The storage and care of abrasive wheels including checks prior to, during and after use
  • Wheel markings and types of wheels
  • Truing and dressing bench grinder wheels (if applicable)
  • Hands-on practical in changing wheels

Important note: This course contains information on the safe use of abrasive wheels. The content covers practical demonstration on changing the wheel but does not provide actual information on how to use the equipment.

Rumwell Hall,
Date/Time Information:
18 October 08.45 to 12.30pm
Contact Information:
01752 201616
The cost for this course is £125 per delegate plus VAT.  If there are three or more bookings made at the same time, the fee per delegate is £110 plus VAT.

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