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Abrasive Wheels

1 day course
Theory
210 minutes
Practical
120 minutes
Assessment
30 minutes

NB: Breaks for refreshments are included in this overall total

This Abrasive Wheels course is for anyone who’s work involves the operation of abrasive wheels – such as bench grinders, pedestal grinders or angle grinders.

This training course will teach delegates how to use equipment safely – so the risk to themselves and others can be minimised.

Due to the nature of the training course and the emphasis placed on communication, there is only a provision for the assessments to be undertaken in English. Therefore, candidates for this type of training must be able to understand and speak the English language. 

On this half-day course – delegates will learn what legislation requires of those who work with abrasive wheels. This course will also teach delegates how to mount and use abrasive wheels safely – and is based on the ‘Abrasive Wheel Operations in the Wood Industry (PROSM009).

This course is taught via lectures, demonstrations and practical activity which includes inspecting and operating equipment safely.

After completing this course, delegates will be able to:

  • Understand how to operate abrasive wheels
  • Demonstrate and operate abrasive wheels 

To view the full course timetable click here

This course is taught by highly experienced instructors – all of whom have the completed regulated training and assessor awards in health and safety.

Delegates must successfully complete a multiple-choice written test to pass this course. After passing this course, delegates will receive an industry recognised MRS Training & Rescue certificate.

Certification lasts for 3 years.

1 trainer to 10 candidates (1:10):

  • Theory training
  • Practical training and assessment

If you book this course online, you can pay for the course by debit or credit card.

If you wish to pay via an invoice, please enquire about the course and our team will contact you to complete the booking.

What time does the course start and finish?

Courses start at 8.45am and finishes at about 1.00pm

Do I need to bring PPE?

No - appropriate PPE will be provided

What is included in the price?

Course materials and a hot drink

How long does it take for certificates to arrive?

MRS certificates are emailed within a week of the course being completed.

When will I receive my course instructions?

Joining instructions are sent by email – which are usually received on the same day but always within 48 hours of booking.

Can I change my booking?

Yes - subject to our terms and conditions.

Is there parking?

Yes, free parking is available at all our UK training centres for course candidates.

“Very good course, staff were excellent, both trained staff and administrative staff during the booking stage of the course." PBB Contracts Ltd

“Have used MRS services on numerous occasions and will continue to do so without any hesitation. I cannot fault the training provided or the provisions supplied.” Delyn Packaging Limited

“Quick and easy to book. Lots of information sent through to give to the delegates before the course, making it easier to get there on time and relaxed.” KP Snacks

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