Pumps, Valves, Actuators, Motors and Variable Speed Drivers: Selection, Applications, Operation, Diagnostic, Testing, Troubleshooting and Maintenance

  • Start Date

    06 Jun, 2023

  • End Date

    09 Jun, 2023

  • Price


  • WiFi

    Free wifi

Event Details

To provide a comprehensive understanding of the various types of centrifugal and positive displacement pumps, valves, actuators, motors and variable-speed drives. Participants will be able to specify select, commission and maintain these equipment for their applications to achieve reduced capital, operating and maintenance costs along with increase in efficiency.



  • Pump Definition, Pump Categories, Dynamic and Displacement Reciprocating & Rotary
  • Centrifugal Pump Mechanical Seals
  • Positive Displacement Pumps
  • Diaphragm Pumps
  • Pump Selection
  • Pumping System Calculations
  • Intelligent (Smart) Transmitters
  • Advantages of Intelligent Instrumentation
  • Stand-Alone Controllers
  • Control Valve Selection, Cavitations and Noise
  • Control Valve Cavitations
  • Control Valve Noise
  • Actuators, Positioners and Accessories
  • Live Loading, Diagnostic Testing of Control Loops, Air and MotorOperated Control Valves
  • Review of Fundamentals/Introduction to Machinery Principles
  • AC Machines Fundamentals
  • Induction Motors
  • Speed Control on Induction Motors
  • Maintenance of Motors
  • Power Electronics, Rectifiers and Pulse – Width Modulation Inverters
  • Variable – Speed Drives
  • Bearings
  • Lubrication
  • Used Oil Analysis
  • Vibration Analysis, Predictive Maintenance and Diagnostic Testing



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:                       6th - 9th June, 2023

2ND BATCH:                      5th - 8th Dec, 2023           


Other Dates

Start Date End Date
05 Dec, 2023 08 Dec, 2023
Start Date End Date
14 Jun, 2022 17 Jun, 2022
Start Date End Date
06 Jun, 2023 09 Jun, 2023
  • Venue

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

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