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4003 - Bearing Installation and Maintenance

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  • Montreal, QC - French
    Jul 10, 2024
    1 day, from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Training Week - July 8-12 2024
Attend the following five courses for the price of four days ($795/day) 
4001 - Introduction to Precision Maintenance
4002 - Shaft Alignment
4003 - Bearing Installation and Maintenance
4004- Transmission Systems
4005 - Lubrication Basics

Contact us at [email protected] to register for the full week.

Duration: 4 hours (virtual) or 8 hours (presential)

Following this course, the participant will be able to develop the important concepts of handling and installing bearings.

Intended for

Technicians whose job function includes industrial mechanical maintenance.


Next course in progression
4002 - Shaft Alignment
4004 - Transmission systems
4005 - Lubrication Basics
4009 - Dynamic Balancing

Course Content

Bearing types and characteristics
  • Describing different types and designations of bearings
  • Measuring bearing play
  • Factors that influence the life of a bearing
Dismantling and assembling bearings
  • Storage
  • Preparing for disassembly
  • Disassembly method
  • Precautions to take prior to bearing assembly
  • Assembly methods
  • Locking adjustment based on radial play
  • Initial lubrication
Tolerance of shafts and casings
  • Understanding the ANSI standard
  • Understanding the ISO 286 standard
  • Factors influencing tolerance choices
  • Using the micrometer
  • Techniques for measuring a shaft and housing
Bearing diagnosis
  • Strategy for error analysis
  • Analytical observations and methods for dismantling a bearing
  • Observing rolling element path patterns
  • Analysis of different types of bearing failure

To learn more or register, contact us at: [email protected]