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Abrasive Wheels Training

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This course is aimed at anyone who uses abrasive wheels, or employs people who use abrasive wheels as part of their work. 

There are a wide range of tools and processes that use abrasive wheels and ensuring these are used correctly and safely is of paramount importance. Applications range from hand grinding to disc cutting. They can be used at all stages of a work process, for making preliminary cuts and scores in materials, or for fine polishing and finishing. 

Different wheels will have different properties and characteristics suitable for particular tasks. They also have different weaknesses and can pose different risks and hazards in handling and use. For this reason, it’s important that you always select the right abrasive wheel for the job and use it with the right machinery. 

What does the Abrasive Wheels online course cover?

This course covers the anatomy of an abrasive wheel, the dangers associated with their use, Storage and handling and much more.

Approved by

iirsm and CPD

Course Modules

Introducing Abrasive Wheels
Pass percentage required:70%
The Anatomy of an Abrasive Wheel
Pass percentage required:70%
The Dangers of Abrasive Wheels
Pass percentage required:70%
Abrasive Wheel Safety
Pass percentage required:70%
Safe Speeds
Pass percentage required:70%
Other Wheel Markings
Pass percentage required:70%
Storage and Handling
Pass percentage required:70%
Checking and Testing
Pass percentage required:70%
Training and Certification
Pass percentage required:70%
Pass percentage required:70%
Course Summary
Pass percentage required:70%

Recommended system requirements

  • Operating System: Windows 7+ or Mac OSX (10.8+)
  • Browser: A modern and up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1 Gb+ RAM
  • Additional Software: Flash Player (latest version)
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)