NPORS Abrasive Wheels (25-Oct-17) [PRIVATE]

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 25/10/2017
8:45 am - 4:15 pm

Location
Crown Estate (Estate Office)

Categories


Abrasive Wheels: Introduction

Inexperience or carelessness in the use of abrasive wheels can be dangerous and serious accidents can and do occur (see HSE website atĀ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/steel-firm-fined-over-death-at-foundry/). This courseĀ provides attendees with the basic knowledge and practical skills involved in the safe mounting and selection of abrasive wheels and cutting discs.

Objectives:

On successful completion of the Abrasive Wheels training course, the candidate will be able to:
  • Select and mount safely the correct type of disc or wheel for the task to be carried out.
  • Fully understand their relevant plant equipment and abrasive wheels duties and responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.

Abrasive Wheels Training Course Content:

  • The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Construction (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1996
  • COSSH Regulations 2002
  • PPE Regulations1992
  • PUWER 1998
  • Safety in the use of Abrasive Wheels HS(G)17
  • Manual Handling Regulations 1992
  • Types and functions of abrasive wheel equipment and cutting discs
  • The selection, testing, mounting and storage of abrasive wheels and cutting off discs
  • The care, maintenance, transport and handling of abrasive wheels and cutting off discs

Bookings

Bookings are closed for this event.