Pump Fundamentals Training Workshop

Our Pump Fundamentals Training Workshop provides hands-on experience and a thorough knowledge and understanding of all the criteria that has an impact on pump performance and operating costs.


The Pump Fundamentals Training Workshop is divided into sections that have a direct impact on pump life and performance.

  • Specific Gravity
  • Viscosity
  • Temperature
  • Vapour Pressure
  • Cavitation
  • pH Values
  • Velocity
  • Water Hammer
  • Solids
  • Pressure

The following topics will cover how the above items all have a direct impact on your pump performance and life cycle costs:

  • Performance Curves
  • Friction Losses
  • Process Definitions
  • Pump Styles
  • NPSH
  • Electrical Costs and Potential Energy Savings
  • Causes of Pump Failure
  • Impeller Repair
  • Packing Styles and Fits
  • Seals – Causes of Failures
  • Dismantling of Equipment
  • Bearings
  • Alignment
  • Anchors and Foundations
  • Reliability
  • Cavitation
  • Lubrication

This workshop is the real deal for learning how to increase your knowledge and understanding of all the fundamentals required for excellent pump performance and how to save on operating costs and extend life cycles. You will leave the workshop with much more knowledge and certainty about the various aspects of operating pump systems and what’s entailed in keeping them functioning properly.

Have questions? Email us or call at 1-888-941-5141.
We will always work to accommodate your training needs.