BPMA Pumping Technology - E-Learning

Introduction to Pumping Technology

Introduction to Pumping Technology (equivalent to RQF 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 that 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.

A score of below 60% will be classed as a fail, any student who fails the final test is able to purchase a retake for £100.00 plus Vat, this will allow access to the course for a further 3 months and one further attempt at the test.

  • Course Fee£180.00 Plus Vat per person - Members: £150.00 Plus Vat
  • Members should email s.smith@bpma.org.uk for enrolment instructions
I felt the course was informative and gave a good general view on the introduction to pumps and their associated applications. This course is very useful for those new to the industry.
Client: Nick Mehmet | 2020-02-25