Abrasive Wheels

Abrasive Wheels - Course Details

Course intro:

This Abrasive Wheels course is a half day programme, designed to ensure the safe and proper use of abrasive wheels and grinders and to adhere to relevant S.I.No. 36/2016 Abrasive Wheel Requirement 2016.


Course content

  • Introduction to Abrasive Wheels
  • Injuries at work statistics
  • Types of abrasive wheels and Definition
  • Legislation & regulations
  • Employer & Employee Duties
  • Cutting, grinding and preparing surfaces. Putting on and taking off
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Eye Protection
  • Ear Protection
  • Dust Masks
  • Trueing and Dressing
  • Ring Test/Safety Checks
  • Video Presentation and Practical Application
  • Q&A Session


On completion of the training, attendees will be able to:

  • Identify the correct / appropriate abrasive wheel.
  • Fit wheels correctly and safely.
  • Understand abrasive wheel labeling.


Intended audience

This Abrasive Wheels training programme is be beneficial to all working with abrasive wheels on daily basis. This is a legal requirement


Entry requirements

Minimum age- 18 years old

Minimum English requirements: Learners must be able to understand and convey the safety concepts contained in the programme content. Practical element at the end of the course.