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Centrifugal Pump Maintenance & Troubleshooting

Duration 4 days
Time 09:00 - 16:30
Cost £865.00 + VAT
Venue Clinterty Centre


Date Time Cost Venue Places  
28 Jun - 01 Jul 2021 09:00 - 16:30 £865.00 + VAT Clinterty Centre 8
04 Oct - 07 Oct 2021 09:00 - 16:30 £865.00 + VAT Clinterty Centre 8

About this course

Practical Content 90% Theoretical Content 10%

Target Audience

Technicians or Engineers who service and/or operate and maintain centrifugal pumps, both single and multistage.

Course Aims

To provide delegates with the technical knowledge and hands on practical experience to enable competent performance in pump trouble shooting and overhaul procedures.

Course Content

  • Introduction to dynamic and positive displacement pumps
  • Soft packings and mechanical seal gland closures
  • Selection criteria for soft packing
  • Pump construction and design configurations (single/multistage, centre hung/overhung impellers), highlighting wear points and failure modes
  • Bearing arrangements; mounting and dismounting
  • Measuring, recording and judging critical fits and clearances
  • Seal installation procedures 
  • Practical work comprising: dismantling, inspection and measurement, rebuilding of a single stage end suction pump
  • Routine maintenance requirements


ASET International Oil & Gas Training Academy / North East Scotland College SCQF Credit Rated & Levelled Certificate

Required Instructor Qualifications/Experience

  •  SVQ Level 3 in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years relevant industry experience
  • A1 or equivalent Workplace Assessor

Special Requirements

Delegates are required to supply their own PPE.

Notes to Customers

To set up a course specifically for your company or if the dates above are not suitable please contact ASET Customer Service Team for additional dates.

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