Introduction to Mechanical Maintenance Skills Basic Mechanical Awareness

Course Syllabus

Module 1

  • Health and Safety plus video
  • Isolation Procedures

Module 2

  • Use of Hand Tools
  • Correct use of hand tools

Module 3

  • Belt and Chain Drives
  • Removal Refitting and Adjusting vee belts and chains

Module 4

  • Bearings
  • Types of bearing
  • Lubrication
  • Removal Refitting and Adjusting bearings

Module 5

  • Couplings
  • Removal Refitting and Adjusting simple couplings

Module 6

  • Fitting Keys
  • Feather Keys

Module 7

  • Gearboxes
  • Reduction Gearboxes
  • Fixed Gearboxes

Dates available on request.

Course Content

To give delegates the necessary skills to carry out basic mechanical tasks.

Delegates should have a mechanical aptitude or be performing basic mechanical tasks in the workplace.

The course is of five days in duration.

Optimum Number:
The optimum number of persons on this course will be 6.

Training Aids:
Lecture notes, audio-visual presentation.

Assessment can be carried out via a written test (this must be highlighted or requested prior to course commencement.


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