EUSR Abrasive Wheel – full day

EUSR Abrasive Wheel – full day

Covering the operation of petrol cut off saws and other hand held/portable machines, bench or pedestal grinding machines.

£125 + VAT pp & EUSR Card Fees

Who is this course for?

Our EUSR Abrasive Wheels course combines classroom based theory with practical application and assessment. Some of the areas that are covered include the operation of petrol cut off saws and other hand held/portable machines, bench or pedestal grinding machines.

Please note this course contains half a day practical.


This course is designed to meet the requirements for training in line with the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER 1998) for safety in the use of abrasive wheels.

Learning Outcomes

To enable delegates to understand and effectively comply with the relevant legislation and regulations associated with abrasive wheels. They will be trained to understand how to safely select, mount and use abrasive wheels in addition to using hand held abrasive wheel tools and cut off saws including diamond disc changing and use.

Delivery Method

A combination of classroom based activity, syndicate working and presentation/demonstrations. This can be supported by outside practical tool operator instruction and use if required.

Assessment and Certification

Continual assessment process with final written question paper and practical assessment leading to EUSR certification of achievement.


6 hours with outside practical tool operator instruction.

Course Content

  • Hazards arising from the use of abrasive wheels
  • Marking of Abrasive Wheels
  • Storage, handling, transporting, inspecting and testing of abrasive wheels
  • The function of all Main Components (Flanges, Washers, Brushes and Nuts)
  • The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998
  • Pre-start Checks: (Electrical Powered)
  • Pre-start Checks: (Petrol Driven)
  • Inspection Wheels/Discs before use: Cracks, Damage, Blotters, Speed, Size and Correct Type for the job
  • Correctly change a suitable abrasive wheel

Alpha have for a number of years now supplied various Health and Safety training courses to Carillion. During this time we have found their customer service to be excellent. The initial response to enquiry is prompt and the whole customer experience is first class right through to delivery. The trainers are very experienced, and obviously specialists in their field.

Carrillion Transport

Alpha never fail to deliver professional, high quality and cost effective safety training – this is why they are my number one choice in safety training providers.

Dan Williams – Network Rail

Alpha Training Safety Solutions have supported Morrison Utility Services in training and developing our people in the key skills required for the utility industry. They have provided us with an excellent service combined with a quality assured training delivery to support our employees. Morrison Utility Services invests heavily in training to ensure it employs highly skilled and competent people and Alpha has been a contributing factor to provide specific, relevant training and development.

Morrison Utility Services

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