Abrasive Wheel Training


Options.           We are offering customer two options to complete this course. 

Option 1. Due to the restrictions we are doing classes online through zoom on the dates listed below. Book a course through our booking system below and we will send you a email before the class with a link to the zoom. You will need internet connection with a laptop or phone with video and speaker. You will also need a grinder and tools to remove & fit a wheel similar to the ones you would use 

Option 2First complete the online theory class on the following link. https://allsafetytraining.ie/health-safety-online-training/#abr   This can be done in your own time. Once completed the theory online you are required to complete a 15 minute practical sections on zoom. Please get in touch with us (087-6792295) to arrange this once you have sucessfully completed the theory. You will not be fully certified until you have completed your practical assessment. You will be required to present your completed online cert before you do your practical assessment.

The Full practical and online course meet Irish HSA guidelines and Cost €50.



Location. All Safety Training, Midleton, Co Cork.  Click to View Map

Upcoming dates. 

20th January 6.00 – 8.00pm

17th February 6.00 – 8.00pm

Enquire about this course: Call: 087 6792295 or Fill in an enquiry form (click Here)

Note: Group Discount Rates Available

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Abrasive Wheel Training Course.

All Safety Training offer operator training which is required under legislation.

This abrasive wheels training course is legally required for all those who are involved in the purchase & selection, storage & handling, mounting, dressing and use of abrasive wheels. This includes either fixed (e.g. Bench grinders or polishers) or portable (e.g. angle grinders) abrasive wheels.

This course is designed to instruct employees in the theory and practice of safe use of Abrasive Wheels to comply with the “Abrasive Wheels Regulations 1982” (SI 30 / 1982).


All Safety Training ‘Abrasive wheel certificate’ is awarded to participants on successful completion of course.

Certification is valid for three years.

Abrasive Wheels Training Course Objectives

On completion of this training participants will be able to:-

  • Safely store and identify abrasive wheels
  • Be able to select the appropriate wheel use
  • Be able to inspect and recognise damaged wheels
  • Be able to mount an abrasive wheel
  • Understand the hazards and risks when using abrasive wheels

Abrasive Wheels Training Course Content

  • Abrasive wheels regulations
  • Identifying the hazards working with abrasive wheels
  • Selecting the correct wheel for the job
  • Inspection & testing of abrasive wheels
  • Guarding of grinding and cutting operations
  • Dressing and truing of abrasive wheels
  • Functions of components, flanges, blotters etc
  • Differences between grinding and cutting operations
  • Safe mounting of the abrasive wheel

Target Audience

The course is intended for fitters and operators who use abrasive wheels, as defined in legislation.


Assessment is by a theory and practical test.

Additional information

AWT Course Dates

January 20th. 6.00 to 8.00pm, February 17th. 6.00 to 8.00pm