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Electrical to Mechanical Conversion (EMC)

£1,160 + VAT
5 Days
Course Overview
This City & Guilds Accredited course will enable you to gain a basic knowledge of mechanical principles and concepts, as well as an understanding of mechanical plant operation and isolation requirements of plant and pressure systems.
Who is This Course For?
This course is aimed at staff working within a Mechanical & Electrical environment who would benefit from increased awareness of mechanical principles and practices as part of their current role. It also provides a foundation course for those likely to undertake other mechanical courses.
Day Morning Afternoon
One
  • Introduction
  • Mechanical Engineering Physics & Principles
  • Outline Structure of UK Legislation
  • Valve Types & Their Application
Two
  • Introduction to Various Pump Types
  • Valve & Pumps Practical Session
  • Drives, Gear & Bearings
  • Drive Alignment Practical Session
Three
  • Refrigeration Principles
  • Refrigeration Practical Session
  • Introduction to Air Conditioning
  • Introduction to Internal Combustion Engines
  • Compressed Air Systems
Four
  • Mechanical Measurement
  • Mechanical Measurement Practical
  • Fire Protection Systems
  • Introduction to Boiler Plant
  • Safe Systems of Work & Isolation Methodology
Five
  • Commissioning & Re-Instatement
  • Documentation
  • Review
  • Assessment(s)
  • Key aspects of UK legislation
  • Fundamental mechanical principles, including heat transfer, fuels and combustion
  • Pumps, systems and components including valve types and heat exchangers
  • Refrigeration and air conditioning systems
  • Pressure plant including steam
  • Hot water plant and water treatment
  • Compressed air plant and hydraulic systems
  • Plant operating procedures – start up and shut down
  • Fire protection and shutdown systems associated with mechanical installations
  • Maintenance strategies and procedures
There are no additional requirements prior to attending this course.
On successful completion, we recommend the following training courses to continue your learning path:
Mechanical to Electrical Conversion Authorised Person Mechanical and Pressure Systems

Course Training Team

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Andy Cresswell

Mechanical Training Manager

Andy has over 36 years experience in the Mechanical Industry. He is a qualified mechanical engineer, and has worked within various Mechanical roles spanning over 23 years. Read More...

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Upcoming Course Dates
Slough
Monday, 17th August 2020
End date: Friday, 21st August 2020
Slough
Monday, 21st September 2020
End date: Friday, 25th September 2020
Slough
Monday, 5th October 2020
End date: Friday, 9th October 2020
York
Monday, 2nd November 2020
End date: Friday, 6th November 2020
Slough
Monday, 16th November 2020
End date: Friday, 20th November 2020


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