Abrasive Wheels


Abrasive Wheels Training is a ½ day training course for portable grinding machines. The course is conducted on-site and has been designed and structured to comply with the requirements of the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER) & HS(G)17  

Extract from PUWER:

In relation to Abrasive Wheels, PUWER requires among other things, that all machinery is suitable for its intended use and is properly maintained and that employees including those using, mounting and managing the use of Abrasive Wheels are fully informed and properly trained in their use.



  • Applicable Legislation PUWER & HS(G)17
  • Machine Types
  • Operational Speeds
  • Register
  • Guarding
  • Composition of discs
  • Function of Flanges
  • Wheel Selection
  • Power Saws
  • Electricity (if applicable)
  • Working conditions
  • Practical Demonstration


The training course can be conducted on any site that has suitable facilities. Our tutor will have a supply of machines; however companies are advised to provide their own machinery so that the training can be tailored to the machinery normally used.


This course is CITB approved for grant aid to registered companies.

Delegates who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate, valid for 3 years.

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Abrasive Wheels


Length: 1/2 Day

Starts: Tue 23 Jan 2018

Starts: Mon 26 Feb 2018