Price: £POA

Course Objective

The aim of the Abrasive Wheels training course is to provide candidates with the basic knowledge and practical skills involved in the safe mounting and selection of Abrasive Wheels and Cutting Discs to the official NPORS (National Plant Operators Registration Scheme) Standard. All candidates will be trained and tested by one of ACT’s fully CITB-accredited, expert instructors.

Training can take place either at our venue or on your very own construction site.

On successful completion of this Abrasive Wheels training course, candidates will be issued with an official NPORS Card, which is valid for 5 years.


On successful completion of the Abrasive Wheels training course, the candidate will be able to:

  • Select and mount safely the correct type of disc or wheel for the task to be carried out.
  • Fully understand their relevant plant equipment and abrasive wheels duties and responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.

COurse Content


The training course lasts 1 day and all Theory and Practical training elements will be covered in this time.

Please note that the maximum number of candidates per Abrasive Wheels training course is 6-10 (Dependant on Accreditation)


On site – Apple Construction Training Centre

Off site – Contact a member of our sales team on 01295 770 789 for any queries 

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course, although the ability to communicate in English along with a basic understanding of workplace safety would be beneficial.


This highly interactive practical and classroom-based course concludes with practical assessment and theory tests, demonstrating the candidate’s full understanding of the training.


Successful candidate will receive a NPORS Operator Card

For training course overviews, please click the relevant course title above. For course dates and costs, please view our current courses page or contact a member of our team on 01295 770 789.

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