Blast Cleaning Appreciation Training

Training for employees will provide a number of benefits for your organisation such as a reduction in downtime and improved efficiency.

Course Overview

The courses are offered to help maintain a safe and efficient workplace through knowledge transfer. They are intended for all staff involved in the operation and management of the surface finishing process, from operators, managers, supervisors, health & safety personnel, through to inspectors.

Content covered during the course.


  1. PPE/RPE
  2. Health & Safety
  3. Fault Finding
  4. General Knowledge Of Parts
  5. Maintenance
  6. Correct Blasting Procedures
  7. Conformity


Courses can be undertaken at our dedicated training facility in Sheffield where we offer a learning environment and practical facilities. We also offer training at the customer’s site using their own equipment. Our team of training advisors are available to talk you through the options, and our training can be tailored to suit your specific needs.

Typically the course consists of one day training that covers both practical and theory.

Up close of a man in blast suit and apollo 600 blast helmet during Blast Cleaning Appreciation Training

Course Content

  • Introduction
  • Learning objectives
  • Blast cleaning principles
  • Surface preparation standards [Profile and Sa]
  • Blast machine principle of operation [wet and dry]
  • Blast cleaning component analysis
  • Problem solving and routine maintenance
  • PPE requirements
  • Risk assessments
  • Abrasive types and selection
  • Practical – Assembly and start up procedure
  • Practical – Breathing air quality assessment
  • Practical – Individual use of blasting equipment to required standards
  • Shutdown procedure and storage

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