The British Woodworking Federation Group

Abrasive Wheel Training

Courses aimed at employees with a need to safely use and change abrasive wheels, ensuring compliance with legal requirements. All courses are tailored to the requirements of your business needs.

Legal Requirements
Under current legislation, including PUWER 98, all employees involved in the use of abrasive wheels are required to have received suitable and sufficient training, authorised in writing. Training is to be refreshed every three/five years as stated by the HSE.

Your course will include:
The identification of abrasive wheels types of abrasive wheels storage requirements dressing of abrasive wheels personal protective equipment basic use, including hazard awareness and safe operating practices.

Woodwise Certificate of Training Duration 1/2 day for up to 3 people Progression City & Guilds Certificate – Safe Use of Woodworking Machinery (Assessment of Competence).

Cost vary depending on the number of delegates, current experience and other factors. Please complete the machine listing form and send to who will arrange for a quote. Alternatively call the office on 0844 209 2610 or fill the the form below. 

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