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Abrasive Wheel Training
Furniture & Wood

Didac In-House Certification

Training Delivery
On-site (Nationwide)

Woodwise Academy, Bristol

Training is available to
All Experience Levels

Duration, Learners and Assessment
Training Duration

Half Day


3 Maximum

Theory Assessment

Practical Assessment

Course Handout
Training Manual and User Guidance

Certificate & Photo ID Card
Photo ID Card (750gsm)


HSE Compliance
PUWER 1998

The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974

Abrasive Wheel Training
Furniture & Wood

Course Type / Short Course

Abrasive Wheel training covering current legal requirements for those needing to safely use and change abrasive wheels.

All courses are tailored to the requirements of the individual and/or business needs.

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What training will I receive?

  • Hazards arising from the use of abrasive wheels and precautions which should be observed
  • Methods of marking abrasive wheels as to type and speed
  • Methods of storing, handling and transporting abrasive wheels
  • Methods of inspecting and testing abrasive wheels to check for damage
  • The functions of all components used with abrasive wheels, including flanges, blotters, 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
  • The proper method of dressing abrasive wheels  & the adjustment of the rest of an abrasive wheel
  • Basic use, including hazard awareness and safe operating practices
  • Equipment can include, bench grinder, angle grinder, disc cutters and others

Additional Benefits

  • Training from fully qualified Didac staff
  • Ensure you are working to current legal and good practice requirements
  • Improved Health & Safety

Under current legislation, including Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations, all employees involved in the use of abrasive wheels are required to have received suitable and sufficient training, authorised in writing.

Refresher training to be taken every 3 to 5 years to maintain personnel competency inline with current HSE guidance.

Woodwise Certificate of Competence

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