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Abrasive Wheels Training - 3 Hour Course  3 Year Certificate

MKD Health & Safety Training can offer businesses and individuals an Abrasive Wheels Training Course anytime that suits your requirements  7 days a week by Zoom Conference with practical assessment online or in Kilmoganny Training Room. On-site at your premises, or as an e-learning blended course with Zoom Conference or live practical. We have a few options to allow for flexibility and physical distancing at this current time.

New regulations (2016) are now in place and a legal requirement for use of Abrasive Wheels, details can be found by visiting the HSA website.The Abrasive Wheels Training Course includes: the correct selection of wheels, mounting, dressing and trueing, safe handling and storage, ring test, PPE and disc markings.

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Abrasive Wheels Safety Awareness Course

  • Duration 3 hours
  • Certificate vaild for 3 years
  • €60 1-2-1
  • Discount for group bookings
  • €50 per trainee for group bookings 2 - 6 trainees
  • €350 per class 7 - 12 trainees
  • €600 per day ( 2 groups up to 12 each group)
  • Delivered on your premises or ours.

Covers all HSA 2016 Abrasive Wheels requirements:

Con Saw, Angle Grinder, Bench/Pedastal Grinder

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  Abrasive Wheels Regulations 2016

    • Must be suitable for the work
    • Must have expiry date, speed, restrictions of use
    • Must have any other information for safe use.
    • Every machine must be marked with speed.
    • Properly mounted by authorised personnel.
    • Guards must be provided, secured, maintained.
    • Enclosed except where required for work.
    • Rests must be provided, adjusted & secured.
    • Provide flanges where required for safe use.

    Abrasive Wheels Course Outline

    • Abrasive Wheels Regulations 2016
    • Types of Abrasive Wheels
    • Inspection and Handling
    •  Hazards, Risks and Controls
    • Methods of Marking
    • Operating
    • Ring Test
    • Correct Section of Abrasive Wheels
    • Correct Mounting of Abrasive Wheels