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Training Plus, Block 5, Cowlairs Industrial Estate, Finlas Pl, Glasgow, G22 5DT
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Abrasive Wheels Training Courses in Glasgow
The team at Training Plus deliver Abrasive Wheels Training Courses regularly in and around Glasgow.
The candidates will leave with the knowledge and practical skills needed to safely mount, dress, set and use Abrasive Wheels in compliance with the current Provision and Use of Work Regulations 1998 Puwer 98.
The abrasive wheels awareness course in Glasgow is half a day in duration and costs £75 per person.
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Abrasive Wheels Training FAQ’s
What is an Abrasive Wheel?
An abrasive wheel is a cylinder, disk, wheel or cone which has abrasive particles designed to cut, grind, polish etc.
What is Abrasive Wheels Training?
The abrasive wheels training that takes place in Glasgow is a course for people who use a range of cutting and grinding tools and need to know how to safely mount, dress, set and use them.
Is Abrasive Wheel training a legal requirement?
Under the ‘Use of Regulations 1998’ and the ‘Abrasive Wheels Regulations 1970’ those who operate Abrasive Wheels must have sufficient training.
How long does an Abrasive Wheels Certificate last?
The certificate is valid for three years from the date of the successful completion of the training.
What does Abrasive Wheels Cover?
The Abrasive Wheels Awareness course that takes place in Glasgow covers the following.
- The requirements of The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 with respect to abrasive wheels regulations.
- Literature relating to the mounting of an abrasive wheel.
- How hazards arise from the use of abrasive wheels and precautions which should be observed .
- Making abrasive wheels as to type and speed.
- Strong handling and transporting abrasive wheels including flanges, washes, brushes and nuts used in mounting and including knowledge of the correct and incorrect methods of assembling all components and correct balancing of abrasive wheels.
Do you have to take a test at the end of the course?
There will be a short written assessment at the end of the Abrasive Wheels Awareness training course. You will receive a certificate of completion afterwards.
Do I need any certain qualifications before I take the course?
No formal qualifications or experience is necessary for the Abrasive Wheels training course, our Glasgow based trainers are experienced in teaching and if additional assistance is required, they are happy to give it.
Where would the training take place?
This particular type of Abrasive Wheels training would take place at our Glasgow, Springburn Facility. We do run training courses across Scotland so if an alternative location would suit you please just let us know.
Do you offer Abrasive Wheels Training Online?
Yes we do! The course takes 30mins to complete, costs £35 and you can enquire about it here.
Do you have any other courses that related to Abrasive Wheels that I can take?
The courses listed below all run regularly from our Glasgow Training Centre. Please enquire using the form above for further information.
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