BAF – Accredited Abrasive Wheel Course
Hire Safe Solutions are pleased to offer BAF (British Abrasive Federation). We can conduct on-site training in the safe use of abrasive wheels for all types of cutting and grinding applications: Stihl Saw, Angle Grinder, Chop Saw, Bench/Pedestal Grinder, Surface Grinder, Cylindrical Grinder etc. BAF contributes to the design and revision of abrasive products, contributing through ISO, BSI & CEN safety bodies.
- Manufacturers’ Safety Instructions
- Checks that machinery is suitable for its intended use
- Demonstrate and promote best practice
- Correct Maintenance of equipment
- Managing and Mounting
- Develop Knowledge
- Maintain Skills
- Protective devices
- Promotion of safe use
Who Should Attend?
Please see guidance below
Half Day Course:
Our most popular option is a half day course conducted on your site, this course is better suited to the more experienced abrasive wheel machine operators, especially those who only operate hand held/portable machines, bench or pedestal grinding machines.
1 Day Course:
The second course is a full days training conducted on your site, this course is aimed at the less experienced or novice operator and involves a lot more practical work including balancing and methods of cutting and grinding.
Number of candidates:
The course duration is ½ day to 1 day depending on experience of candidate
Valid for 3 years, refresher training is recommended prior to expiry.