Fitting for Non Fitting Personnel

Course Title                 Fitting for Non Fitting Personnel

 

Course Duration           5 Days

Location                       Jubilee Technical Training Centre, Takoradi Polytechnic

 

Who should attend this course and why?

 

The course should be attended by all non-fitting personnel required to gain some knowledge and practical experience in fitting.

 

Course Pre-Requisites

 

None

 

Course Overview

 

To provide the course delegates with practical experience of fitting, examining the commonly utilised components of process plant.

 

Aims

 

To provide the delegate with a basic understanding of the main engineering components used in production industries. 

 


Objectives

At the end of the course the delegate should be able to:

  • Recognise, strip and assemble a simple centrifugal pump, gear pump, vane pump, gate valve, ball valve and taper plug valve
  • Make simple gaskets, fit valve and gland packing
  • Remove pumps and valves from existing plant systems and replace
  • Remove and refit ball and roller bearings
  • Produce and fit small parallel and taper keys
  • Simple alignment

 

Summary of Course Content

 

  • Pumps – safety and associated hazards
  • Strip, refurbish and re-build valves
  • Bearing and bearing lubrication
  • Fitting and removal of ball and roller bearings
  • Key fitting
  • Theory of basic alignment and reverse peripheral alignment

 

Mode of Delivery / Method of Assessment

 

A combination of classroom and practical sessions in the workshop.  Delegate’s knowledge and understanding would be assessed throughout the day.

 

Mandatory Requirement

 

n/a

 

Certification

 

Course delegates will receive a JTTC Certificate of Attendance.