Root Cause Bearing Damage Analysis

On Completion of this course, students will be able to provide background and methodology for analysis failed and damaged bearings and their components. Students will be able to uncover the true root causes of bearing damage and failures, reduced service life.

Course Overview

This course is taught to the new ISO standard 15243. Discussion include initial damage and failure causes, failure streams and visible conditions at the time of bearing removal. You will analyse actual bearings from a variety of distress, damage and failure conditions using our methodology to determine the root cause of the failure mechanism.

Key Info

Course Name Dynamic Balancing
Course Codes
Entry Requirements
Study Mode
Classroom Learning
Flexible Learning

Distance Learning

Trainers Brenton Ward, Garry Ward

Who Should Apply

Service, Maintenance, Machine Repair, or Plant/Facility Engineering staff of an industrial plant, OEM facility, institution public utility or commercial building which uses rolling bearings and related equipment.
Managers and technicians at industrial plants and OEM facilities responsible for rolling bearing performance and reliability
Rotating Equipment Engineer, Reliability Engineers, Millwrights, Mechanics, and Maintenance Supervisors
Those interested in rolling bearing and rotating equipment performance

Course Content

Bearing Knowledge
Load path patterns in bearings
ISO 15243 - Bearing damage modes and classification
Hands-on Analysis of sample bearing damages