This is a full-day course with the morning part covering the Safe Selection, Fitting and Mounting of Abrasive Wheels and the afternoon will cover hands on safe use of Abrasive Wheeled Equipment.
This course designed to provide the course participants with the appropriate knowledge of the hazards and dangers of working with Abrasive Wheels. It provides the participants with the knowledge, skills and attitude to enable the operative to use the abrasive wheel safely. It also provides an understanding of abrasive wheels instructing delegates in all aspects of the correct mounting, setting and use of abrasive wheels.
This course is aimed at Modelmakers, Props Makers and Construction crew that use Abrasive Wheels. The course will cover both the Accredited Abrasive Wheels Training course and handling and operating Abrasive Wheeled equipment.
This abrasive wheels training course is legally required for all those who are involved in the purchase & selection, storage & handling, mounting, dressing and use of abrasive wheels. This includes either fixed (e.g. Bench grinders or polishers) or portable (e.g. angle grinders) abrasive wheels.
The Safety in Industry Act, Schedule No. 30 (Abrasive Wheels) 1982 places an obligation on all employers where Abrasive Wheels are in use, to ensure that only trained, competent and appointed personnel mount the appropriate wheels in the machines. This legislation deemed necessary due to the serious injuries and fatalities resulting from the use of machines that were subjected to inappropriate use or incorrect mounting procedures.
The course is limited to 12 participants.
Please apply online with an up to date CV by 12pm on Friday 1 November 2019.
For further information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.