Bearing Technology and Maintenance

Course Overview

Learn world’s best practices in bearing applications, principles of mounting and dismounting from engineers using the correct fitting & removal tools and techniques including clearance reduction, axial drive up, hydraulic nut withdrawal sleeve and oil injection methods.
Turtle Tough has aligned this course to the National Metal & Engineering Competency Standards Unit MEM18005B and deliver this course under the auspice of TAFE SA in Australia.

Key Info

Course Name Bearing Technology and Maintenance
Course Codes
Entry Requirements
Study Mode
Classroom Learning
Flexible Learning

Distance Learning

Trainers Brenton Ward, Garry Ward

Target Audience

Maintenance Technicians – understand how to fit and remove bearings using the correct tools and techniques, lubrication & cleanliness, bearing storage & handling
Reliability & Engineering – a selection of the right bearing, lubricant and sealing arrangements for specific applications, appropriate dimension and for housings and shaft, incorporate appropriate bearing mounting and dismounting requirements into the design and work instructions.


Course Content

Basic of Bearings and Their Applications
Fundamentals of Lubrication
Seal Types and Application
Principles of Mounting and Dismounting Bearings
Introduction to BEaring Failures and Their causes
Practical Mounting and Dismounting of Bearings