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CITB: Abrasive Wheels - Safe Use of Petrol Driven Cut-off Saws


Cskills Awards have developed a specific training course to promote the safe use of safe use of petrol driven cut off saws in the construction industry.

 

This 1/2 day course will be suitable for all construction site workers or others who use petrol driven cut off saws.


Course Programme

Successful delegates will complete the course with an understanding of:

  • The importance of wearing PPE.
  • The dangers that dust poses to health.
  • The dangers that noise poses to health.
  • Effects of vibration on the hand and arm.
  • Dangers involved in using a petrol driven cut off saw in poorly ventilated spaces.
  • Safety features of a petrol driven cut off saw.
  • The importance of ensuring the fuel cap is correctly fitted.
  • Causes of kick back.
  • The importance of ensuring that the wheel is correct for the machine and application.
  • The need for carrying out a site assessment.
  • Correct cold and hot start procedures for the saw.
  • Correct method for holding the saw.
  • Correct technique for cutting stone/brick/concrete on the ground
  • Demonstrate correct technique for cutting metal on the ground

 

Course Fees

Open Courses - Courses are delivered throughout the year at our regional training centres. The cost per delegate is £135.00 plus VAT. The Training Bundles fee per delegate is £125.00 plus VAT.

 

Please click here for more information on our Training Bundle fees.

 

Private Courses - If you have 6 or more delegates a private course at a venue of your choice may be a more suitable and cost effective option. Contact our administration team on 01752 201616 for more information. 

 

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