Personal Learning Account

Are you aged over 19 and earning under £26,000? Or, has your employment been negatively impacted by Covid-19? Then this course could be available for free through the Personal Learning Account.

How to apply: To apply through the Personal Learning Account, visit this information page.

Is this course right for me?

The course will give you an insight into basic abrasive wheels operations.

It will provide you with the confidence you need to ensure that you are working confidently and safely, with an emphasis on health and safety regulations.

Entry requirements:

There are no entry requirements for this course.


This course is delivered by taught and practical sessions.


This is an integrated training and assessment course.


Candidates can access further land-based engineering courses via the college, such as:

  • Welding