Abrasive Cutting Equipment


This course is targeted at individuals utilising abrasive wheels within their work.

By the end of this lesson the individual will know how to avoid damage to abrasive wheels and more importantly how to avoid serious injury to themselves and others.


  • Precautions against hazards
  • Handling, Storage and Transportation
  • Marking system
  • Components and assembly
  • Ring test
  • Wheel mounting
  • Truing and dressing
  • Adjustment of work rests and guards
  • Legislation
  • Practical sessions

All pieces of learning, falling under the PLUS umbrella, have been mapped to appropriate industry and occupational standards or manufacturer standards where applicable.


Registration on EUSR is valid for 5 years from date of training.

Approved Providers

Approved providers for this course include:

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If you would like to get trained in this scheme, please see our schemes search. If you are a trainer and would like to deliver this scheme, please see our guidance in the Approval and Delivery section.

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