BPMA Pumping Technology - E-Learning

Introduction to Pumping Technology

Introduction to Pumping Technology (equivalent to QCF Level Two) 

Course Time Limit - 6 weeks. 
Final Test time limit - 2 hours.

Most students complete this course well within the time limit

  • Course Fee£180.00 Plus Vat per person - Members: £150.00 Plus Vat
  • Members should email s.smith@bpma.org.uk for enrolment instructions

OBJECTIVES:
Learn why a pump is important, gain an appreciation of the wide range of pump types, find out how pumps are driven, understand the language of the pump industry and discover more about the industry.

SYLLABUS:

01 Introduction
02 What is a pump?
03 Units and Dimensions
04 Pump Family
05 Rotodynamic Pumps
06 Rotary Positive Displacement Pumps
07 Reciprocating Positive Displacement Pumps
08 The Family Tree
09 Pumping Issues
10 Pumping Systems
11 Legal Issues
12 The Pump Industry
13 Dictionary
14 Conversion Factors
15 Suggested Reading
16 Final Test Instructions

Each chapter concludes with a short test which allows the student to monitor their progress and understanding of the topic covered in that chapter. Although these tests will give a score, this does not go toward your final test score.

At and the end of the course there is a final assessment.
A pass rate of 60% must be achieved in the final assessment in order to gain OCN certification.

  • Course Fee£180.00 Plus Vat per person - Members: £150.00 Plus Vat
  • Members should email s.smith@bpma.org.uk for enrolment instructions
The BPMA Essentials course provides useful information about pumps and it is thoroughly in depth. It has provided me with a strong foundation that I can now build my knowledge on.
Client: P Alexander | 2020-09-21 | Essentials of Pumping Technology