Foley Safety Solutions is a leading provider of Abrasive Wheel Training Courses in Ireland

Abrasive Wheel Training Courses

Abrasive Wheel Training Courses;

Foley Safety Solutions has centres in Dublin, Cork, Limerick and Galway. Please contact us on the enquiry form below or by calling us on us on +353 (0)21 206 6006 or emailing us on

Upcoming course dates & locations:  

  • 22nd of April, 9am – 12.30pm, Monahan Road in Cork City
  • 17th of May, 9am – 12.30pm, Monahan Road in Cork City

Call +353 (0)21 206 6006 or email to secure your spot!

The Abrasive Wheel Training Courses provide individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to operate abrasive wheels safely. Abrasive wheels cut, grind, and finish materials such as metal, stone, and concrete. 

The following topics are covered in Abrasive Wheel Training Courses: 

  • Legal and safety requirements for abrasive wheel operation, including relevant legislation and guidelines 
  • Identification and selection of appropriate abrasive wheels for different applications 
  • Inspection and maintenance of abrasive wheels, including visual inspections and functional checks 
  • Mounting and dressing of abrasive wheels, including methods for securing the wheel and ensuring proper alignment 
  • Safe operation of abrasive wheels, including techniques for cutting, grinding, and finishing materials 
  • Hazard recognition and avoidance, including understanding of workplace hazards and how to minimize risks 
  • Personal protective equipment (PPE), including eye and ear protection, gloves, and dust masks 

The course includes both theoretical and practical components, including hands-on training in abrasive wheel operation and maintenance. Participants will learn how to operate abrasive wheels safely and effectively, understand the hazards associated with abrasive wheel operation, and perform pre-operation checks and routine maintenance. 

Who are Abrasive Wheel Training Courses intended For? This course is intended for those who work with abrasive wheels, such as those in the construction, manufacturing, and engineering industries. 

Pricing per course attendee: €99

*Book both Abrasive Wheels (€99) & Working at Height course (€99) to receive a discounted rate of €170


Assessment is carried out through a combination of written exams and practical assessments. 


Upon successful completion of the Abrasive Wheels course, participants will receive a certificate of completion that indicates they have demonstrated an understanding of the safe operation and handling of abrasive wheels. 

Abrasive Wheel Training Duration:

The Abrasive Wheels course is typically delivered over half a day. 

To book Abrasive Wheels training courses please contact us on +353 (0)21 206 6006 or email

Abrasive Wheel Training

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