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This course is aimed at anyone who uses abrasive wheels, or employs people who use abrasive wheels as part of their work. Our one-on-one tutor led e-learning courses are packed with all the information you need to keep yourself safe and compliant and they are always up to date and meet all statutory requirements. This is what makes our courses different from all other online CPD courses out there, and we have proof of accreditation for each course we sell.
There are a wide range of tools and processes that use abrasive wheels and ensuring these are used correctly and safely is of paramount importance. Applications range from hand grinding to disc cutting. They can be used at all stages of a work process, for making preliminary cuts and scores in materials, or for fine polishing and finishing.
Different wheels will have different properties and characteristics suitable for particular tasks. They also have different weaknesses and can pose different risks and hazards in handling and use. For this reason, it’s important that you always select the right abrasive wheel for the job and use it with the right machinery.
This course covers the anatomy of an abrasive wheel, the dangers associated with their use, Storage and handling and much more.
1 Introducing Abrasive Wheels
2 The Anatomy of an Abrasive Wheel
3 The Dangers of Abrasive Wheels
4 Abrasive Wheel Safety 70 Abrasive Wheels
5 Safe Speeds
6 Other Wheel Markings
7 Storage and Handling
8 Checking and Testing
9 Training and Certification
11 Course Summary
Duration: 100 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).
Who is this course for?
Anyone working in that sector or who just want to get the knowledge
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