Aim To provide the workforce with the hands on skills and knowledge of using handheld (angle) grinders safely.
Pre-Requisite Delegates will need to have previously attended the Abrasive Wheels course.
Course Duration Half day
Maximum Number 10
Training Aids Lecture notes and audio/visual presentation.
Assessment Visual assessment when using the equipment.
Certification On successful completion of the course candidates will receive a NETA certificate.
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On completion of the course delegates will be able to:
Correctly select the appropriate PPE
Carry out inspection of the equipment
Safe start up and shutdown of equipment
Use the equipment correctly and safely
Understand the fire risks involved in the use of grinders
Understand the risks involved to themselves and others in the use of grinders
Inspection of the equipment
The hazards associated with the use of grinding/cutting discs and precautions that should be observed
Start up and shutdown of equipment
Using grinding/cutting discs correctly
How to stand and hold a grinder correctly
Selecting the correct PPE
Assessment of work area before grinding i.e. fire risks, risk of injury to others