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Safety training for managers, supervisors, purchasing officers and safety officers of operators of grinding and cutting machines.

 

Course content

 

Introduction to the abrasive wheel regulations (PUWER 98)

  • Legal requirement for training of managers, purchasing officers, safety officers and supervisors.
  • The importance of operator training.
  • Risk assessment.
  • Hazards and dangers in the use of abrasive wheels and discs for operators.
  • Third party dangers.
  • How the right type of personal protective equipment (PPE) is vital and cost effective.

How an abrasive wheel works

  • Understanding the abrasive wheel marking system.

 

  • The importance of spindle speed and surface speed.

 

Questions and Answers

 

Receipt, handling, storage and inspection of abrasive wheels and discs

 

  • Receipt.

 

  • Handling prior to use.

 

  • Correct storage.

 

  • Inspection, examination and testing.

 

Machines and work areas

 

  • The importance of regular checks and machine maintenance.

 

  • Condition of floors and work area. Protection for third parties.

 

  • Importance of dressing and conditioning of wheels on bench and pedestal grinders.

 

Questions and Answers

 

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More information:

 

Please call Michelle, your training contact, for full details on 0800 027 1928 or 01945 585500 or email: training@abtecindustries.com or complete our on-line contact form below:

 

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