Course Description

In this 4-day course, students learn about overhung centrifugal pumps and mechanical seals, including the operation and maintenance of pumps and seals.

Must bring steel toed boots

This course covers:

A Discussion of Industry Orientation
An Introduction to Pumps
The Use of Precision Tools
The examination of Mechanical Seals
Setting Mechanical Seals
Construction and Design of Centrifugal Pump
Drawing and Defining Pump Curves
Measuring Pump Performance
Disassembling and Inspecting Pumps
Reassembling Pumps

Students will also:

Learn the use and reading of precision measuring tools
Understand pump components and operation
Learn pump maintenance, including:
Inspection criteria
Reassembly, emphasizing:
Mechanical seal terms

  • Types
  • Components
  • Installation techniques

Course Location

Local 1460 Alberta Millwrights Edmonton Training Center

Upcoming Courses

The following courses have been scheduled. Please click on the course you are interested in to notify us that you would like to take this course. In your reply you will have to provide your first name, last name, UBC # and phone number. We will then add you to the registration list.

Course DatesCourse Notes
December 16th - December 19th, 2019