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BPMA E-Learning

BPMA offer pump training courses that have been created
by the industry for the industry.

All courses are open to members and non-members.

 BPMA pump training, the BPMA offers e-learning pump courses, lecture based or on-site pump training. Training pump manufactures, pump distributors and pump engineers. 

 If you are a pump manufacturer, pump distributor or a pump engineer anywhere in the world, the BPMA offer pump training courses that have been created by the industry for the industry. We offer pump e-learning pump courses, lecture based or on-site pump courses. All courses are open to members and non-members. All courses are independently accredited. 

So What Is e-Learning And How Will It Help Me Progress My Career?

We offer a suite of 2 industrially and nationally recognised courses to raise the knowledge and awareness of the technical issues of pumping.

These courses, approved by Ofqual, the regulator of qualifications, examinations and assessments, are accredited and quality controlled by the National Open College Network (NOCN)

They are offered in accordance with the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).

An NOCN certificate will be awarded upon successful course completion.

The certificate only records a pass. Therefore, the BPMA issues an additional certificate that will show the grading of Pass, Credit or Distinction


Introduction to Pumping Technology Level Two (QCF)
£180.00 Plus Vat

This provides standardised terminology and a very basic approach to the various pump types. It is targetted at all employees who need to know the language of the pump industry.


Essentials of Pumping Technology Level Four (QCF)
£600.00 Plus Vat

For those students who have day-to-day involvement with pumps and pumping systems, this course aims to provide the knowledge needed to cover normal situations. Likely candidates are all personnel who manage or are involved in designing, specifying, sourcing, installing, servicing and maintaining pumping equipment.


  • Both courses use the metric system of measurement and internationally recognised terminology.
  • The coverage is comprehensive
  • It is not intended to cover in-depth specialist subjects such as impeller design, stress analysis etc.

BPMA itself is a member of the European Association of Pump Manufacturers (Europump)

BPMA members account for approximately 85% of the £1 billion plus UK market for pumps and in addition the Uk pump industry is a net exporter.

Membership of the BPMA is open to any company large, medium or small, involved in liquid pumping equipment, including key suppliers

The British Pump Manufacturers Association Ltd
National Metalforming Centre, 47 Birmingham Road, West Bromwich, B70 6PY.
0121 601 6691 | admin.elearning@bpma.org.uk