Introduction to Centrifugal Pumps

saVRee 2 hours and 42 minutes

The course is designed to take you from zero to hero concerning centrifugal pump knowledge. Even if you already have some background knowledge, this course will serve as an efficient refresher. Whatever your level of understanding, or engineering background (HVAC, fire safety, oil and gas, mechanical engineering, refrigeration, chemical engineering, power engineering etc), we can guarantee you will have never taken an engineering course like this one.

The centrifugal pump is the most common and widely used pump today. Its simple construction, low maintenance and low cost have made it an ideal pump for widespread commercial application.

In this course, you will learn how a centrifugal pump works; All of the centrifugal pump's main components; Different impeller and centrifugal pump designs; How to read a pump performance curve; How to identify pump faults and a lot more!

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  3. Language: English
  4. Length: 2 hours and 42 minutes
  5. Intended for: Seafarers who will work with centrifugal pumps in some capacity.
  6. Reference: Based on parts of SOLAS Chapter 1.