Abrasive Wheels Instructor Training Course

Course Aim:

Abrasive wheelOur Abrasive Wheels instructor 2 day course is designed to provide learners with the appropriate knowledge & skills to deliver instruction to those who are under their control at work & who operate abrasive wheels as part of their duties. It will include a communication & presentation skills module as part of this course.

Course Objectives:

On completion of this course, learners will be able to;

  • List the legal requirements of working with Abrasive Wheels
  • Select the appropriate wheel or cutting disc for the task - Correctly use & mount an Abrasive Wheel
  • Understand the function of the Abrasive Wheel (fixed or portable)
  • Deliver a short presentation on a topic of their choice

Course Programme:

  • Health & Safety Legislation surrounding the safe use of Abrasive Wheels
  • Identify the hazards of working with Abrasive Wheels
  • Function of flanges, blotters & other components - Pre-use inspection of Abrasive Wheels & Equipment
  • Selection of appropriate Personal Protective Equipment - Correct procedure for Wheel Mounting
  • Communication & Presentation Skills
  • Adult Learning Styles – Motivation – Training Cycle

Training Methods:

Classroom based presentation - Day 1 Abrasive Wheels Information, Day 2 Instructor Skills, Day 3 Presentations

& Written Exams.

Who Should Attend?

This course is for supervisors who are in control of those who use Abrasive Wheels as part of their normal work duties.

Additional Information:

  • Maximum of 8 learners
  • 2.5 day duration – Contact NTS for more information – Course breakdown above (May vary)
  • Certificate of Competence will be issued to all learners who successfully complete & pass this course
  • Price on application. We can also offer group discounts.