Pumps: Theory, Operation and Maintenance Home Study Course

CEUs

3.0 CEUs

Description

This home study course covers in detail the theory and practical operation of pumps. It is intended to increase the operator’s knowledge of pumps and their maintenance and repair.

Prerequisites

Course available only through home study.

Course Completion Exam:
At the end of the course a completion exam will be given (proctor required). It consists of 30 questions with a mix of written and multiple choice. An overall minimum of 70% is needed to achieve a passing grade. If unsuccessful, one rewrite will be allowed.

Delivery Formats

Home Study,

Outline

Topics Include:
•Centrifugal pump theory
•Pump types
•Pump components
•Pump repair
•Packing selection and replacement
•Mechanical Seal Selection, replacement
•Roller and ball bearings
•End suction and split case pumps
•Lubrication
•Lineshaft turbines
•Special pumping units
•Operating and troubleshooting
•Pump curves
•Glossary included

COURSE MATERIALS:
Materials for this course will be mailed out upon registration with an email confirmation. It consists of a participant manual and workbook (combined) with unit review lessons. An Instructor's Guide and 6 DVDs are included for this self-guided course (must be returned).

COURSE COMPLETION TIME:
Registrants have a maximum of one year from receipt of the material to complete this course.

Cost

$460.00 Must have current AWWOA Membership

$560.00 Non-Members