Centrifugal Pump Maintenance & Troubleshooting
|28 Jun - 29 Jun 2022||08:30 - 16:30||£865.00 + VAT||Clinterty Centre||5|
|06 Oct - 07 Oct 2022||08:30 - 16:30||£865.00 + VAT||Clinterty Centre||6|
About this course
Technicians or Engineers who service and/or operate and maintain centrifugal pumps, both single and multistage.
Key Learning Outcomes
- Knowledge of centrifugal pump maintenance & troubleshooting.
- Gain the skills and technical knowledge to enable precision measurement taking and to ensure proper maintenance and efficient troubleshooting.
- 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
Each delegate will undertake an open book multiple-choice examination paper to demonstrate they have achieved the key learning outcomes detailed above.
SCQF Credit Rated & Levelled Certificate.
Required Instructor Qualification/Experience
- SVQ Level 3 in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
- Minimum 5 years relevant industry experience
- A1 or equivalent Workplace Assessor
- ASET approved Training Instructor
2/6, course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers.
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 the ASET Customer Service Team for additional dates.
Found this course very beneficial and I feel I will benefit from the knowledge gained from the instructor on this course in my workplace. Would definitely recommend to others.
Macduff Shellfish Ltd
Instructors were excellent from start to end. Course was enjoyable – would recommend.
Course well-presented / managed with COVID restrictions in place.
TAQA Bratani Ltd
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John James Penman
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