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The mounting and use of abrasive wheels

September 27

Who is the training for?

For those who use abrasive wheels to cut or grind a range of materials at work.

Why do they need to do it?

To increase awareness of the dangers in order to reduce the risks of the abrasive wheel disintegrating. To also ensure that the relevant machines are operated safely.

What is involved?

  • Abrasive Wheel Safety and the Law
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • The Abrasive Wheel
  • Speed
  • Inspection, Handling, Transportation and Storage
  • Machine and Wheel Components
  • Hand-held Engine Driven Disc Cutter
  • Hand-held Electric Driven Grinder/Disc Cutter
  • Bench Mounted Grinder
  • Bench Mounted Cut-off Saw
  • Theory test
  • Practical assessment (changing the wheel and using the machines)

Event Details

Date: September 27
Time: -
Venue: Rome Street, Carlisle
Address: Construction Training Centre, Rome Street
Organizer Name: BTP Cumbria
Phone: 01229 826262