This course is aimed at anyone who uses abrasive wheels, or employs people who use abrasive wheels as part of their work.
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.
This course is comprised of the following modules:
1: Introducing Abrasive Wheels 2: The Anatomy of an Abrasive Wheel 3: The Dangers of Abrasive Wheels 4: Abrasive Wheel Safety 5: Safe Speeds 6: Other Wheel Markings 7: Storage and Handling 8: Checking and Testing 9: Training and Certification 10: Inspections 11: Course Summary
Assessment: Each module finishes with questions on that module. You are given the chance to review all your answers at the end of each module before final submission and you will be given 3 attempts at each module to achieve a pass rate of 100%.
The video content of this course is:
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).
Recommended System Requirements:
Operating System: Windows 7+ or Mac OSX (10.8+) Browser: A modern and up to date web browser Video: Up to date video drivers Memory: 1Gb+ RAM Additional Software: Flash Player (latest version) Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)
This course is approved by:
IIRSM CPD Approved
To start the course:
Click one of the Start Course Now buttons on the right hand side. You will be directed to our E-Learning platform where you will be asked to pay securely via PayPal. You can pay via your PayPal account, or by Debit/ credit card with PayPals secure portal. You will then be able to start the course.