ITSSAR Abrasive Wheels

Course Summary

This ITSSAR accredited course will allow you to look carefully at your own work activities and contribute to the development of safer working practices.

Course Objectives

By the end of the course the delegate will be able to:

  • Responsibilities under the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 & PUWER 98
  • Operators safety code
  • Pre-use checks
  • Correct PPE selection & use
  • Storage and handling of abrasive wheels
  • Examination and testing of wheels for damage
  • Removal of wheels selection (inc marking system), testing & mounting of new wheel, and spindle speeds
  • Resetting rests & guards
  • Correct techniques relative to the working environment

Maximum number of learners



1 day


Theory question paper

Practical assessment


Delegates will be awarded an ITSSAR certificate of attendance and, will be registered on the TOPS scheme.

If required, an ITSSAR ID card can also be provided at an additional charge.


Please get in contact either by phoning the office on 02830838267 or by emailing to discuss a price


We run this course at our premises in Newry and for our clients across Northern Ireland, the UK and the Republic of Ireland at their premises or a suitable site of their choosing

*The following course(s) have been registered by CITB NI for grant assistance to registered in scope employers

Any Questions, Get in touch.