Abrasive Wheels Instructor | PSTC Training Centre

Course Overview

LOCATION: Maynooth or at your workplace
COST: €400 per delegate

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€400 per person

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Who should attend this course: 

Trainers who wish to deliver the Abrasive Wheels course or in-house trainers who wish to deliver the course to employees within their company

Course Content

  • Legislation related to Abrasive Wheels
  • Hazards, Risks & Control Measures (AW)
  • Types of Abrasive Wheels
  • Inspection of Abrasive Wheels & Equipment
  • Marking system
  • Wheel Mounting
  • Adjustment of Work Rests and Guards
  • Handling & Storage of Abrasive Wheels
  • Components of Abrasive Wheels
  • Dressing & Trueing of Abrasive Wheels
  • Structuring an Abrasive Wheels training course
  • Delivering an Abrasive Wheels course & assessing learners knowledge and skills


We will supply a USB Memory Stick to all trainees containing all the materials required for them to deliver their own Abrasive Wheels Safety Awareness Training. This will include;

  • Abrasive Wheels Safety Awareness Course PowerPoint
  • Trainee Theory and Practical Assessment Sheets
  • Case Studies and photos / videos of abrasive wheel accidents and incidents
  • S.A. links and content for Health & Safety Legislation in Ireland in relation to Abrasive Wheels including new legislation relating to Wood working equipment, Silica Dust Hazards etc.
  • Trainee Certificate Template

Participant Requirements

  • A good understanding of written and oral English
  • Wear comfortable clothes

Post Training

  • Successful participants will receive a 5 year PSTC Instructor Card and Certificate.
  • We provide ongoing support and advise and welcome participants to sit in and participate in future training courses. This helps those participants who may require further experience to confidently deliver their own training.


Glendroyal hotel, Maynooth