Pumps and Pump Systems: Specification, Installation and Operation

  • Start Date

    19 Oct, 2021

  • End Date

    22 Oct, 2021

  • Price


  • WiFi

    Free wifi

Event Details

Instead of spending time replacing or repairing a pump, it is much more efficient to focus on preventing pump failure in the first place. From the pump and pump system, to the people who operate, maintain and design the pump system, this workshop will teach participants how to identify the real problems causing pump failure and how to avoid repeating more problems in the future.



- Pump classification

- Basic hydraulic & pump concepts and definitions

- How centrifugal pumps work

- Net positive selection head (NPSH)

- Horsepower & efficiency

- Reading pump curves

- Pump system curves

- Effect of pump operation on mechanical reliability

- Specifying the right pump

- Bearing

- Seals and packing for pumps

- Good pump system designs and installation practices

- Optimizing your pump operation

- Condition monitoring of pumps

- Install, start-up and commission a pump



Works, Services and Maintenance Personnel



The training methodology combines lectures, discussions, group exercises and illustrations. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of the topics. The emphasis is on the practical application of the topics and as a result participant will go back to the workplace with both the ability and the confidence to apply the techniques learned to their duties.


1ST BATCH: 27th – 30th April, 2021

2ND BATCH: 19th – 22nd Oct, 2021

Other Dates

Start Date End Date
27 Apr, 2021 30 Apr, 2021
Start Date End Date
19 Oct, 2021 22 Oct, 2021
  • Venue

    Alpha Partners Professional Training Conference Centre. 200, Muritala Mohammed Way (3rd Floor), Yaba Lagos.

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