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Basics of the Pumping of Liquids - Pumping Fundamentals

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49 Birmingham Road

West Bromwich

B70 6PY

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This event is provided by the Black Country Skills Factory in conjunction with the The British Pump Manufacturers Association. The course comprises of 3 modules which will take place over 1 day.

The course register on the day will reflect these modules.

This one day course is designed to enable individuals with a general engineering or commercial background to gain an understanding of the principles associated with the pumping of liquids.

Aims

The initial part of the course is aimed at at establishing an understanding of the fundamentals of pumps, how they work, their performance characteristics and the influence of key design parameters and liquid properties on pump behaviour. The second part of the course is intended to build upon the basic fundamentals of pumps and pump performance and establish an understanding of pump operationg conditions.

Key contents

Session 1

Course outline

Aims and objectives

Pumps as machines

Liquid properties and definitions

Pumping terminology - Definitions

Session 2

Fluid Flow - Basic concepts

Cavitation

Net positive suction head

The system performance

Session 3

Pump performance curves

MAtching the pump and the system

Pump flow control

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  • Under the EU funding rules, eligibility will be checked before the course commences
  • People currently undertaking a modern apprenticeship are not eligible for this funded course
  • To be eligible for this course, your business must be located in the Black Country
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West Bromwich

B70 6PY

United Kingdom

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