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Abrasive wheels , Asbestos Awareness & Manual Handling

The Abrasive Wheels course is for those who need training on the use of abrasive wheels.
This course is designed to provide training that meets the requirements of the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER 98).

Asbestos Awareness course will give delegates a greater understanding of the dangers of asbestos and how it affects the industry.

On completion of the Asbestos Awareness training course delegates should be able to identify what materials asbestos could be used in and where to find asbestos. They will also have a greater understanding of the health risks, hazards and procedures in the event of working in proximity of asbestos

The Manaul Handling course allows the delegate to learn how to improve manual handling techniques. You will also learn how to move and handle loads safely. As well as be able to conduct a personal risk assessment. This training course provides the required information to understand more about the risks linked with manual handling. The tutor teaches delegates how to conduct a risk assessment, also to learn how to insure appropriate control measures are implemented.

Course Duration: 1 Day


Abraisve Wheels 
  • Legal requirements governing abrasive wheels
  • Understanding good machine safety
  • Avoidance of injuries
  • Recognition of potentially dangerous abrasive wheel operations.
  • Safe use of machines
Asbestos Awareness
  • What is asbestos? 
  • Health hazards of asbestos
  • Asbestos in buildings
  • Asbestos legislation 
  • Asbestos waste
  • Emergency procedures

Manual Handling 
  • Show how it is possible to keep body stress to minimum in a number of given handling activities. 
  • Identify immediate and cumulative effects of strain and sprain injuries 
  • Practical exercises on correct lifting techniques, Pushing, Pulling, Lifting, Twisting
  • Repetitive strain injuries, use of hand mechanics 
  • Group Lifting
  • Adopting a positive attitude towards safe systems of work
  • Suggest ways to eliminate or control any handling hazards or unsafe handling practice within their area of control

This Training is suitable for individuals who will or may come into contact with asbestos as part of their daily work activity. For Individuals who use abrasive wheels and Anyone involved with the lifting and handling of loads.
On successful completion of this course candidates will receive Training 4 Industry Certificate of Attendance.

Trainee Requirements:

There are no requirements for this course
No previous experience is required in order to take this training course.


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