Abrasive Wheels Awareness- East Kilbride


It’s a mandatory requirement under PUWER  1998 that all users must be competent and all users must be trained to ensure they have the knowledge, understanding and skills required to use tools safely at work.

Course objectives/outcomes:

  • H&S Laws and Regulations · understanding your legal duty – PUWER (Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations) 1998 and Health & Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Responsibilities of employer and employee
  • Hazards & Risks involved · hand arm vibration, dust and respiratory hazards
  • Noise action levels, lower and upper daily exposure levels
  • Wheel markings · what they mean – what you need to know
  • How to carry out pre-use checks and inspections of equipment and working area
  • Importance of issuing task and product specific PPE with examples
  • Bench Grinders, Petrol Cut Off Saw, 110V and battery handheld can be covered if requested when booking
  • Test paper/ questions/ handouts and review
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Course Summary

  • 1 day course
  • East Kilbride


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