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Abrasive Wheels Safety

CPD, IIRSM & IOSH Approved

This abrasive wheels training course is designed to be used alongside practical training to increase workplace safety, awareness of legal responsibilities, and reduce the chance of an injury occurring at your workplace.

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Course Description

This online training course was designed for employees who handle, operate, and maintain abrasive wheels in the workplace. Covering the dangers, legal responsibilities, and inspections of abrasive wheels, this course aims to leave the user confident in their day-to-day duties working towards compliance with the PUWER regulations. Abrasive wheels can be extremely dangerous if not used correctly, and this course should not be used instead of practical training, but rather to work alongside practical training to ensure the user understands their legal responsibilities.

Target Audience

This Online Abrasive Wheels course is aimed at anyone who uses abrasive wheels or employs people who use abrasive wheels as part of their work.


This Online Abrasive Wheels course is approved by leading industry bodies CPD, IIRSM & IOSH Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time to fit the training in around their work and personal life.

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn about the different type of abrasive wheels, how they can be used in different ways and the different dangers they pose.
  • Understand how to select the right abrasive wheel for the job you are doing.
  • Understand PUWER 1998 and the British Standard System of marking and identifying wheels.

Further Progression & Related Courses

Other courses that would be useful for candidates taking this course include:

Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
Abrasive Wheels Safety 1 Introducing Abrasive Wheels 70
Abrasive Wheels Safety 2 The Types of Abrasive Wheels 70
Abrasive Wheels Safety 3 Choosing the Right Wheel 70
Abrasive Wheels Safety 4 Wheel Safety and Maintenance 70

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Browser: Up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)


25 minutes

(Note: This 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).

Multiple User & Bulk Purchase Discounts Available. Please call for details.

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