Rotating Equipment for Operators

United Kingdom
Dates flexible
Course Type
Professional Training Course
Yes (Details)
Course Fee

Course Overview

This course aims to provide a comprehensive understanding of the fundamentals and techniques underlying the assessment of rotating machinery reliability detection and diagnosis of faults and best practices for cost effective reliability improvement.

Who should take this course

Design maintenance supervisors and technicians as well as operations personnel.



Course content

Day 1 - Maintenance methods and strategies. Breakdown preventive predictive and proactive maintenance. Reliability Centred Maintenance (RCM) Precision Maintenance. Computerised maintenance management systems Failure mode analysis.

Day 2 - Vibration in Rotating Machinery. Vibration fundamentals. Vibration in condition monitoring RMS broad band vibration meters. Shock pulse technology. Narrow band vibration analysis.

Day 3 - Machinery component failure and analysis common causes of component failures-bearings-seals-shafts. Operating practices Maintenance practices & quality Wear failure analysis. Troubleshooting guidelines Metallurgical failure analysis.

Day 4 - Causes of Failures. Conditions that cause failures. Fabrication and welding defects. Residual stress Metal stress. Embrittlement due to hydrogen graphitization and sensitization. Flaw propagation creep deformation, fatigue shock loading stress corrosion erosion and thermal cycling base metal defects including lamination and forging tears.

Day 5 - Case studies of maintenance failures and repair decision making. Methodology for failure investigation. The three phases of activity History 1. Failure evidence experience 2. Experience 3. Data collection & analysis 4. Investigators 5. Failure of oil-lubricated paired and double row bearings. Failed pump caused by bearing seizure Examination of a failed component.

Course will be supported by:

Student work book (manual) Power point presentations Case studies - using multimedia interactive support & reference system. Group studies.

About Course Provider

London Training for Excellence offer a wide range of training courses in London for organisations and individuals who wish to advance their skills and knowledge in the business world. With a great training centre in London, London TFE have everything that is needed to understand the basic needs of a business. Each course focuses on the ‘real-life’ issues a business could face and how to tackle them with ease.

London TFE have a team of enthusiastic leaders and instructors who share a passion for education and want to deliver that same passion to every individual who wish to take a business to succession. Each training courses London encourages individual to aim high and reach their full potential.

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