- The use of (including risks)
- The inspection
- Changing of the wheel
The aim of the Abrasive Wheel course is to enable candidates to work safely and provide an understanding of current legislation. The course will promote awareness of the dangers and hazards of abrasive wheels and offer advice and steps to reduce the number of workplace accidents to create a safer workplace.
This course includes the following:
The following equipment will be required:
- Hand Held Grinder/Cutter (petrol)
- Blade with spanner (abrasive blade – not diamond)
- Selection of blades appropriate to both stone and metal cutting to fit both
- types of disc cutters including required spanners
If you have a group of 6 or more employees requiring training, we can run an Abrasive Wheel course on a private basis, at a venue of your choice on a date that suits you. We can tailor the course to meet your needs and requirements.
Group booking rates (per half day course)
At BSG Training Centre:
- BSG Members – £550+VAT
- Non-Members – £660+VAT
At your premises:
- *BSG Members – £490+VAT*
- *Non-Members – £575+VAT*
Plus mileages and overnight accommodation if necessary
Fee quoted for members’ rates includes 20% discount.
*Max. 12 delegates per course. Equipment can be provided at additional cost.
Our Abrasive Wheel courses are held at our training centre in Bristol.
We can run this course at your organisation
If you have a group of 6 or more employees requiring training, we can run this course on a private basis, at a venue of your choice on a date that suits you. We can tailor the course to meet your needs and requirements. Contact us to find out more and get a bespoke quote.
Abrasive wheel refresher (1 hour)
Our one hour Abrasive Wheel Refresher training courses are aimed at operators, managers and supervisors, who as part of their working duties select, mount, specify or use abrasive wheels, who have successfully completed an abrasive wheel use and mounting course within the last 3 years.
Course fees for abrasive wheel refresher
- £355 if delivered as a stand alone course
- £110 if added to any half day course or if conducted as part of a site visit