Grinder Training Questionnaire
Please complete the below questionnaire on Grinders - Safe Use & Handling to finalise this Level 2 training. If you have any questions please ask your supervisor for more clarification.
List three potential hazards that can result from Grinder use?
List three potential injuries that can occur from grinder use?
What PPE is mandatory for when using a grinder?
Eye protection, protective clothing, gloves and hearing protection
Eye protection, face shield, protective clothing, gloves, hearing protection and respirator (when required)
Respirator and gloves
Face Shield and hearing protection
When should guards and handles be used on handheld grinders?
When the supervisor is about.
When showing trainees how to use the grinder.
Always when the grinder is in use.
When the grinder is put into storage so that the blade doesn't get damaged.
What can cause grinding discs to shatter?
Incorrect usage of the disc
Any damage to the disc
All of the above
True or false; before starting work with a grinder you are to assess the area including people and combustibles, ensuring sparks and debris won't land on others/material?.
When checking the grinder before starting work, what do you need to check?
Guards are in place and handle is on tight
Disc is tight and the right type for the work
Power lead is in good condition and has current safety tag
The nut is on the correct way
All of the above
The RPM on a grinder must not.....
Be checked prior to use.
Be less than the RPM of the disc
Exceed the RPM on the disc
Can you use grinding discs for cutting?
What are to not to do with Bench Grinders?
Use the full width of the stone evenly
Avoid creating hollow areas in the stone
Grind on the side of the stone.
Avoid loose clothing around the mahcine
Dress the wheel to maintain a uniform shape
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