Bearings Basics

4.0 19 Reviews SKU: GME00CENDuration: 60 Minutes

Bearings are machine parts in which other parts turn or slide. Almost every piece of moving machinery in an industrial facility uses bearings. This course describes the different types of bearings, their functions, and corresponding maintenance procedures.

Course Details

Specs

Training Time: 60 minutes

Compatibility: Desktop Only

Based on: Industry Standards and Best Practices

Languages: English

Learning Objectives

  • Introduction to Bearings
  • Explain sliding friction and rolling friction.
  • Define bearing.
  • List the three basic functions of a bearing.
  • Describe sliding surface bearings and rolling contact bearings.
  • Sliding Surface Bearings
  • Describe lubrication in sliding surface bearings.
  • Name the types of plain journal bearings and list their parts.
  • Name the types of sliding surface thrust bearings and list their parts.
  • Sliding Surface Bearing Failures
  • List the general types of sliding surface bearing failures.
  • Name the causes of each type of failure.
  • Describe the characteristics of each type of failure.
  • Explain the measures that can be taken to prevent each type of failure.
  • Rolling Contact Bearings
  • Describe the major characteristics of a rolling contact bearing.
  • List the different types of rolling contact bearings.
  • State how rolling contact bearings are lubricated.
  • Rolling Contact Bearing Failures
  • List the five types of rolling contact bearing failures.
  • Identify the causes of each type of failure.
  • Describe the characteristics of each type of failure.
  • Explain the measures that can be taken to prevent each type of failure.
  • Rolling Contact Bearing Replacement
  • List the steps for removing and replacing a rolling contact bearing.
  • Describe the cleaning and inspection of a rolling contact bearing.

Customer Reviews

8/18/2019

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Kyle S. Verified Customer

7/17/2019

Good

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Erin F. Verified Customer

7/15/2019

Lot of information that I didn't know about bearings. Very interesting.

“Lot of information that I didn't know about bearings. Very interesting.”

Daryl B. Verified Customer

7/2/2019

good information

“Good information.”

Buddy S. Verified Customer

5/9/2019

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Matthew C. Verified Customer

4/19/2019

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Logan D. Verified Customer

4/17/2019

was introduced to concepts I have yet to see in the field!

“was introduced to concepts I have yet to see in the field!”

none N. Verified Customer

2/12/2019

the material was good but there were several misspellings

“the material was good but there were several misspellings”

Terry F. Verified Customer

2/5/2019

Good explanation of bearing types and failures

“Good explanation of bearing types and failures.”

Jack M. Verified Customer

1/23/2019

REPEAT COURSE AGAIN!!!

“REPEAT COURSE AGAIN!!!”

Todd R. Verified Customer

1/9/2019

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Juan G. Verified Customer

12/21/2018

Great Job

“It was precise and to the point. Great job.”

Ankit A. Verified Customer

11/16/2018

When installing a bearing would it not be better to use a steel sleeve? Brass tends to sliver and

“When installing a bearing would it not be better to use a steel sleeve? Brass tends to sliver and could get in the bearing and damage it.”

Joseph O. Verified Customer

11/13/2018

Excellent information. This training is well past due for an update.

“Excellent information. This training is well past due for an update, though.”

Eric F. Verified Customer

10/22/2018

lol

“lol”

Perry A. Verified Customer

10/16/2018

Good

“Good”

Josh B. Verified Customer

10/16/2018

the team work thing again

“the team work thing again”

Victor S. Verified Customer

10/16/2018

done

“done”

Wilson C. Verified Customer

10/7/2018

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Kyle S. Verified Customer

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