Start Date: 15th March 2018
Time: 09:30 - 16:30
Your Price: £110.00
This course will enable delegates to acquire H&S accreditation certification through a ‘hands on’ approach using the types of grinding machines that can be safely used in school workshops. • The types and grading of bench stones that can be used to sharpen hand and machine tools, safety in the use of abrasive wheels • The hazards and risks arising from the use of abrasive wheels. • How to: assemble abrasive wheels correctly to make sure they are properly balanced and fit to use. • How to store, handle and transport abrasive wheels. • How to inspect and test abrasive wheels for damage. • Appropriate methods of dressing abrasive wheels. • The use of a range of bench stones, including an understanding of sharpening angles and the use of honing guides • The requirements for routine maintenance as required by legislation and recommended by the manufacturer of the equipment. • How to identify defects in grindstones and the procedures for dealing with them to avoid accidents. • The use of maintenance logs for machinery. All the activities conform to the current D&T Association Training Standards. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.
Cost of accreditation is included within the price but excludes VAT.
New College Training Centre, D&T Training Workshop
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