This training programme provides the background safety knowledge required for people who work with abrasive wheels.
Abrasive wheels are powered wheels, cylinders, belts or points made from, or coated with, abrasive particles. The danger comes as they are incredibly fast moving, which can cause injuries that can end up extremely serious. This makes training on this subject essential. Around 50% of all accidents involving abrasive wheels are down to human error with them being used incorrectly or without the proper controls in place.
This course looks at the different types of wheeland goes into how to make the right decision when choosing an abrasive wheel. It then explores safety when handling, using and looking after abrasive wheels; finishing off by going over legal responsibilities for safety when working with them.
£30.00 + VAT