This course is for those working with Abrasive wheels. It is a legal requirement that those involved in the mounting of wheels should receive suitable and sufficient training. This course is designed to meet this requirement.

The course is suitable for anyone who works with abrasive wheels and is essential for anyone involved in the checking, dressing or replacement of wheels. No prior knowledge is assumed.

The course covers the following;

  • Common causes of accidents and accident statistics
  • HSWA(1974) and PUWER (1998) and how they effect abrasive wheel use
  • The different types of abrasive wheels available
  • The markings and safety information on abrasive wheels
  • The reasons that abrasive wheels can burst and how it can be stopped.
  • The different types of tools and how to perform a daily check for safety
  • How does Hand Arm Vibration effect the body
  • Common causes of dermatitis and how it can be avoided
  • How fires can be started and what precautions are needed for prevention
  • Common causes of accidents when using diamond cutting wheels
  • How to perform a daily inspection on diamond cutting wheels
  • What the safety markings and direction of travel means
  • The importance of eye protection when using
  • abrasive wheels
  • What is appropriate PPE when using abrasive
  • wheels
  • Common causes of accidents when using
  • bench mounted grinders
  • How to perform a daily safety check on a
  • bench mounted grinder
  • The safe use and selection of vitrified wheels
  • in bench mounted grinders.
  • Practical demonstration on the correct way an
  • abrasive and diamond
  • wheels should be mounted and


 Start Dates:  Please call 0208 507 7288 or email info@lctve.co.uk for dates
Course  & Qualification: Abrasive wheels certificate  
Duration: 1 Day
Price: £100

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Course  & Qualification:

Electrics (City & Guilds Level 2 qualification)


4 Weeks




On completion of the course we follow up with our students on their next step. Our dedicated career advisors go through all the options that are available to the individual candidate for career development. We assess and help to identify further training needs if relevant or assist them to find work. Our next step activities include but are not limited to;

  • Help with writing their CV
  • Interviewing tips and practice
  • Training candidates on how to use electronic media for work search activities
  • Referrals and Introductions to partner and associate companies for work trails, apprenticeships and employment
  • Identifying and enrolling candidates on relevant courses top further improve employability skills
  • Providing free introduction courses to building enterprises and setting up small businesses
  • Introducing relevant candidates to partner and associate companies for further enterprise assistance and funding

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