Course Content: Abrasive Wheels (1 Day)
This course covers the following:
What are “Abrasive Wheels”?
Complying with the law and regulations – responsible persons
RIDDOR, COSHH, PUWER- Dust, PPE, Hearing, HAVS
Identifying and defining danger, hazard and risk
The types of wheels/discs and their functions
Disc Specifications – Labels and Characteristics
Wheel Mounting Procedures/Issues
Correct Method of handling and storage
Practical Exercises: Identify purpose, type and issue, mount wheels and show knowledge of safety measures.
This is a combination of powerpoint, discussion and interactive learning.
Participants are encouraged to ask questions and lead discussion.
All candidates will be issued with the appropriate questionnaires to assess learning and knowledge, this is a learning aid only and not indicative of pass/fail.
Course content complies with HSE Guidelines in relation to Safe Use of Abrasive Wheels.
Safe Use of Portable Power Tools