Mechanical Maintenance Training

Bearings

Bearings Courses

Mechanical Maintenance Training

Duration: 1.00 Hr

Course Level: Intermediate
Languages: English
Capability: Audio, Video, MobileReady

Bearings are machine parts in which other parts turn or slide. Almost every piece of moving machinery in an industrial facility uses bearings. This course describes the different types of bearings, their functions, and corresponding maintenance procedures.

Learning Objectives

Introduction to Bearings

  • Explain sliding friction and rolling friction.
  • Define bearing.
  • List the three basic functions of a bearing.
  • Describe sliding surface bearings and rolling contact bearings.
  • Sliding Surface Bearings
  • Describe lubrication in sliding surface bearings.
  • Name the types of plain journal bearings and list their parts.
  • Name the types of sliding surface thrust bearings and list their parts. Sliding Surface Bearing Failures
  • List the general types of sliding surface bearing failures.
  • Name the causes of each type of failure.
  • Describe the characteristics of each type of failure.
  • Explain the measures that can be taken to prevent each type of failure. Rolling Contact Bearings
  • Describe the major characteristics of a rolling contact bearing.
  • List the different types of rolling contact bearings.
  • State how rolling contact bearings are lubricated. Rolling
  • Contact Bearing Failures
  • List the five types of rolling contact bearing failures.
  • Identify the causes of each type of failure.
  • Describe the characteristics of each type of failure.
  • Explain the measures that can be taken to prevent each type of failure. Rolling Contact Bearing Replacement
  • List the steps for removing and replacing a rolling contact bearing.
  • Describe the cleaning and inspection of a rolling contact bearing.

Duration: 1.00 Hr

Course Level: Intermediate
Languages: English
Capability: Audio, Video, MobileReady

This course provides a reference tool that can be used to reinforce understanding of the operation and maintenance of rolling contact bearings. At the completion of this course, participants will be able to describe the basic concepts, performance, and maintenance tasks involved in working with rolling contact bearings.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the basic functions of a rolling contact bearing.
  • Identify the basic parts of a typical rolling contact bearing.
  • Recognize common types of ball bearings.
  • Recognize common types of roller bearings.
  • Explain bearing lubrication.

Duration: 1.00 Hr

Course Level: Intermediate
Languages: English
Capability: Audio, Video, MobileReady

This course provides a reference tool that can be used to reinforce understanding of the operation and maintenance of rolling contact bearings. At the completion of this course, participants will be able to describe the basic concepts, performance, and maintenance tasks involved in working with rolling contact bearings.

Learning Objectives

  • Explain symptoms and causes of common types of rolling contact bearing failures.
  • Describe the procedure for removing a rolling contact bearing from a shaft.
  • Identify the process and methods used to install a bearing.

Duration: 1.00 Hr

Course Level: Intermediate
Languages: English
Capability: Audio, Video, MobileReady

This course provides a reference tool that can be used to reinforce understanding of the operation and maintenance of sliding surface bearings. At the completion of this course, participants will be able to describe the basic concepts, performance, and maintenance tasks involved in working with sliding surface bearings.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe common types of sliding surface bearings.
  • State the purpose of journal bearings.
  • State the purpose of thrust bearings.
  • Discuss different lubrication methods for sliding surface bearings.

Duration: 1.00 Hr

Course Level: Intermediate
Languages: English
Capability: Audio, Video, MobileReady

This course provides a reference tool that can be used to reinforce understanding of the operation and maintenance of sliding surface bearings. At the completion of this course, participants will be able to describe the basic concepts, performance, and maintenance tasks involved in working with sliding surface bearings.

Learning Objectives

  • Explain three major indicators of performance.
  • Recognize three causes of bearing failure.
  • Describe the procedure for maintenance of journal bearings.
  • Describe the procedure for maintenance of thrust bearings.