Why take the Abrasive Wheels Training - Online Course (eLearning)?

CPD = 3 Units

Course Snapshot

This Abrasive Wheels Training course is delivered online via eLearning. The course covers the anatomy of an abrasive wheel, the dangers associated with their use, safe storage, manual handling and other aspects of abrasive wheel’s applications and usage.

Different wheels will have different properties and characteristics suitable for tasks. This course covers the different weaknesses abrasive wheels can pose as well as the different risks and hazards in handling their use.

Who is this course for?

This interactive 100 minute eLearning course is aimed at anyone who uses abrasive wheels or employs people who use abrasive wheels as part of their work. The course is particularly suited for candidates in the construction industry and construction industry employers.

Course overview

This eLearning course will build the foundation knowledge necessary for the wide range of tools and processes that use abrasive wheels; learning to use these correctly and safely is of paramount importance for both operatives and employers.

Applications of abrasive wheels range from hand grinding to disc cutting. From making preliminary cuts and scores in materials, or for fine polishing and finishing; this eLearning course will provide you and your workforce with the knowledge necessary to carry out your work safely. 

System’s requirements

This course will work on most modern browsers such as Chrome, Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge. You should have at least 1GB of RAM installed and a decent internet connection of at least 3MB per second.

Abrasive wheels course contents

• Introducing Abrasive Wheels
• The Anatomy of an Abrasive Wheel
• The Dangers of Abrasive Wheels
• Abrasive Wheel Safety
• Safe Speeds
• Other Wheel Markings
• Storage and Handling
• Checking and Testing
• Training and Certification
• Abrasive Wheels Inspections
• Course Summary


• 100 minutes eLearning course
• 11 modules to be completed with a minimum pass requirement of 70%

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