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Basic Mechanical Maintenance

Our basic mechanical maintenance course enables non-mechanical personnel to carry out simple mechanical tasks safely and efficiently and be able to identify mechanical faults.

Delegates will learn the basic principles of Hydraulics Systems/ Mechanical devices Removing fitting and adjusting.

Course information

  • Cost

    £750 +VAT

  • Where will I train?

    Training 2000, Blackburn

  • Duration

    5 days

This course covers:

  • Bearings: Recognise defects
  • Remove a range of plain, ball and roller bearings
  • Select and correctly fit a range of bearings
  • Belt and Chain drive mechanisms
  • Shafts and couplings including alignment
  • Drive Keys
  • Clutches and gear systems

At the end of the course you'll be able to

  • Apply the principles and practices of workshop safety
  • Use and understand mechanical terminology
  • Read simple engineering drawings
  • Identify engineering fixing and locking devices
  • Select and identify screw threads (size & type)
  • Use a wide range of basic measuring and marking equipment

More information


There are no formal entry requirements for this course. 

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