Qualification: College Certification

After attending the course employees will be able to safely select and fit the correct wheels to both hand held and fixed machines. The aim of the course is to enable the candidates to understand the need for the correct selection and fitting of grinding wheels to the appropriate machine types.

  • Types of abrasive materials
  • Selection of the correct type of wheel
  • Correct fitting of wheel to the appropriate machine
  • Balancing, trueing and dressing of wheels
  • Noise and vibration hazards
  • Practice in fitting wheels
  • On Site or Rosyth Campus
  • No prerequisites
  • Candidates are required to update their skills every 3-5 years dependent on their level of competency