Abrasive Wheels Online Training Course
Abrasive Wheels: – Course Overview
Abrasive wheels are wheels consisting of abrasive particles. They can be used for a wide variety of tasks, such as shaping, cutting, grinding, sanding and cleaning, and are used in many industries. However, abrasive wheels are potentially dangerous tools if used without adequate training and proper practices and control measures in place, causing serious injuries and ill-health. Estimates suggest that more than half of all accidents happen because the system of work is unsafe or users make mistakes.
This Abrasive Wheels online course provides the necessary information to help prevent injury and implement a safer working environment including:
- Outlining the hazards and risks of working with abrasive wheels.
- Identifying the elements of an abrasive wheel, the wheel markings and the functions of flanges, bushes, nuts and blotters.
- Demonstrating how to store, handle, transport, inspect, assemble, mount, test and use abrasive wheels properly.
- Explaining when you need to use personal protective equipment (PPE).
Abrasive Wheels: – Suitable for
This online Abrasive Wheels course is suitable for anyone who uses abrasive wheels. The course is designed for use as an introduction to abrasive wheels prior to starting practical training. Or it can be used as a refresher course for those who have already completed in-depth, practical training on the use of abrasive wheels. It should not be used as a substitute for thorough, practical training.
This course is not suitable for those who are responsible for mounting abrasive wheels, as mounting wheels requires more in-depth training.
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