Abrasive Wheel Train the Trainer

Our abrasive wheel train the trainer course takes place over a full day. In particular it is aimed at individuals who wish to train their own staff in the safe use of abrasive wheels and incorporates the half day BAF accredited abrasive wheel operator course.

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.

Included in the course is an instructor pack which contains everything that you need (PowerPoint presentations, handouts, certificate template, training records & more) to run your own abrasive wheel courses.

Training can be conducted on your site/premises anywhere in the UK for 1 – 8 trainees. Alternatively, we run open courses in North Yorkshire and Glasgow where you can book 1 or more places on a public course.

Now also available as an abrasive wheels train the trainer open course in North Yorkshire (details here) and Glasgow (details here)


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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.

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 (power and seating).

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.

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