Abrasive Wheel Train the Trainer

Abrasive wheel train the trainer courses conducted on your site, on the machine types that your staff use.

We are one of the leading accredited abrasive wheel training providers in the UK and have been for over 10 years now.

Our abrasive wheel training courses are designed to suit the specific machine types used by the operators in your workplace, most training providers adopt a simple 1 course fits all approach, we don’t and we currently have 14 different courses to choose from.

Courses Available:

  • Angle Grinder.
  • Petrol Cut-Off Saw.
  • Floor Saw.
  • Chop Saw.
  • Die Grinder.
  • Bench/Pedestal Grinder.
  • Precision Grinding.

If you use more than one machine type, then we can teach any combination of the machines listed above, we currently have 14 different courses available.

Our Abrasive Wheel Train the Trainer Courses are:

  • Delivered by our own BAF Accredited Instructors (who are machine operators).
  • Tailored to Suit the Specific Machines that you use.

Our Abrasive Wheel Train the Trainer Courses:

  • Will Include a Theory Session with Machine Specific Information.
  • Will Include Practical Assessments.

We Provide a Resource Pack:   

  • PowerPoint Presentation, to suit the specific machines that you use.
  • Certificate Templates.
  • Handouts.
  • Wheel Change Assessment Forms.
  • Theory tests.
  • Practical Competency Assessment Forms.
  • Abrasive Wheel Marking Chart etc.

The training will be conducted on your site but for a maximum of 6 people.

The practical training will include: wheel changes, dressing of the wheels where required and an operator competency assessment.

Training and Testing Services offer Abrasive Wheel Train the Trainer Courses.

These specialist, full day courses have been developed to provide training to in-house instructors/trainers; in order for you to provide accurate, up-to-date and fully compliant abrasive wheel training to your own staff.

Training can be conducted on your site/premises anywhere in the UK for 1 – 6 trainees.

British Abrasives Federation

Abrasive Wheel Train the Trainer

Tailored to meet your specific needs, we provide bespoke abrasive wheels train the trainer courses.

For example our instructor training package was adapted for the Fire Service USAR (Urban Search & Rescue) teams and for the Police Forces for MOE (Methods of Entry) training and protester removal teams.

Enquire online to book or CALL 01423 611030

Abrasive Wheel Train The Trainer Course Content

This Abrasive Wheel Trainer Course is designed and structured with the intention to provide training in the safe use of abrasive wheels, meeting with the requirements of the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER 98). To illustrate what our training covers see course subjects below:

  • Statutory Requirements and Need to Train
  • Characteristics of an Abrasive Wheel and the Types
  • Marking of Abrasive Wheels
  • Speed
  • Hazards and Precautions to be taken
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Storage & Handling
  • Inspection and Methods of Testing for Damage
  • Abrasive Wheel Machine Components
  • Guarding
  • Dressing & Balancing
  • Specific Mounting Procedures
  • Record Keeping
  • Certification
  • Risk Assessment
  • Practical Training
  • Assessment

Who Should Attend our Train The Trainer Course?

The Abrasive Wheel Train the Trainer course is designed for staff members who have already had some formal instruction or training qualification. This can include instructors/trainers, managers, supervisors, team leaders etc.

This course does not cover methods of instruction training, and anybody wishing to attend should already be delivering training courses.

Please note that this course is only available to companies or organisations who wish to train their own staff. It is not available to anyone who wishes to provide abrasive wheel training on a commercial basis.

Train The Trainer Requirements

This abrasive wheel train the trainer course is suited for a maximum of 6 trainees. It can be conducted on any site that has suitable facilities.

The practical element of the training will be conducted using the customer’s equipment where possible, and it is the customer’s responsibility to ensure the equipment is suitable for its intended use. It is essential that the equipment is properly maintained and that all trainees are in possession of the correct PPE for the type of machine that they will operate.

On completion of the course you will receive a BAF operator accredited certificate of attendance, a TTS Instructor Certificate, an individual training record (to provide proof of training) and a comprehensive set of BAF approved course notes for each trainee. In addition to this you receive an Instructor Resource Pack which includes everything you require to run your own course.


You will receive a certificate of attendance on completion of the course (which is emailed in a PDF format), as well as an individual training record (to provide proof of training) and a comprehensive set of course notes for each trainee.

Enquire online to book or CALL 01423 611030


We now have a fully mobile, heated and air conditioned classroom that we can bring to your site for your abrasive wheel train the trainer courses.

We don’t even need a power supply our on-board generator can take care of that.

The mobile classroom can comfortably seat up to 6 trainees plus the instructor.

All you need to provide us with is enough space to park it (hard-standing approx. 35ft x 15ft) with safe pedestrian access.

Some geographical restrictions apply.

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