Training Courses

Basic Mechanical

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Training course length is customizable based on your needs.

The proper operation of mechanical systems is essential to the sustained operation of critical facilities. Knowledge of mechanical components and systems can increase can increase the dependable and safe operation and maintenance of all types of equipment

The purpose of this course is to provide instruction of basic mechanical theory and principals as it applies to critical facilities mechanical and controls systems. The instructor will use lectures, visual aids and example calculations to provide the optimum learning experience.

INTRODUCTION

  • Purpose
  • Presentation Methods
  • Course Scope

SAFETY ISSUES

  • Rotating Equipment
  • Compressed Air
  • Refrigerant Safety
  • Chemical Safety

MECHANICAL TERMS

  • Head
  • Lift
  • Approach

MECHANICAL THEORY

  • Heat Transfer
  • Carnot Cycle
  • Psychometric Chart

MECHANICAL OPERATIONS

  • Design Intent
  • Common Equipment
  • Configurations
  • Economizer Options
  • Redundancy