Abrasive Wheels

£22.00

This course is aimed at anyone who uses abrasive wheels, or employs people who use abrasive wheels as part of their work. It covers different types of abrasive wheel, safety in their use and how to identify the type of wheel.

WHAT ARE THEY?

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.

WHAT TYPE DO YOU NEED?

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

SYLLABUS/MODULES

Module Name

Abrasive Wheels
Introducing Abrasive Wheels
The Anatomy of an Abrasive Wheel
The Dangers of Abrasive Wheels
Abrasive Wheels
Abrasive Wheel Safety
Safe Speeds
Other Wheel Markings
Storage and Handling
Checking and Testing
Training and Certification
Inspections
Course Summary

CPD Units: 3

Approved by IIRSM & CPD

100 Minutes*

*The course duration is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions

Qualification

As you work through each of the modules listed above, you will be tested with multiple choice questions. This will determine if you have absorbed and retained the information you have learned.

It is a requirement of the course to achieve an overall 70%+ score. You have three free attempts to complete the course.

You will received a certificate after completion. This is a digital PDF only, example shown. 

Abrasive Wheels Course Screenshots