Production Line Maintenance Mechanic

Production Line Maintenance Mechanic covers the theory and instructional skills of maintaining production line equipment.

Covers the theory and instructional skills of maintaining production line equipment.

Developed for both production and maintenance staff in a discrete manufacturing operation, this extensive topical program introduces a broad range of important topics for workers cross-trained in technical foundation skills, electrical principles, motors and machines, fluid power and hydraulics, and mechanical power transmission machinery.

An initial grounding in pre-technical foundation skills provides trainees important background material and/or a chance to brush up on existing skills. Optional supplementary lab work is electronics and DC principles is available midway through the curriculum. Students will learn to:

You can work with your Training Consultant to devise an individualized program or follow the complete Production Line Maintenance Mechanic course list below.

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Production Line Maintenance Mechanic Course List

Pre-Technical Foundation Skills

Trades Safety: Getting Started186001
Working Safely with Chemicals186002
Fire Safety186003
Material Handling Safety186006
Working Safely with Electricity4400
Working Safely with Electricity (Video)VB06XX
Basic Industrial MathBlock X21
Addition and Subtraction 186008
Multiplication and Division 186009
Fractions, Percents, Proportions, and Angles 186010
Metric System 186011
Formulas 186012
Introduction to Algebra 186013
Practical MeasurementsBlock X22
Linear and Distance Measurement 186021
Bulk Measurement 186022
Temperature Measurement 186023
Energy, Force, and Power 186024
Fluid Measurement 186025
Jobs, Companies, and the Economy: Basic Concepts for Employees186034
Quality Concepts: Tools and Applications186036
Applied GeometryX0211
Practical TrigonometryX0212
Reading Prints and SchematicsBlock X25
Introduction to Print Reading 186039
Dimensioning 186040
Tolerancing and Symbols 186041
Sectional Views and Simplified Drafting 186042
Building Drawings 186043
Electrical Drawings and Circuits 186044
Electronic Drawings 186045
Hydraulic and Pneumatic Drawings 186046
Piping: Drawings, Materials, and Parts 186047
Welding Symbols 186048
Sheet Metal Basics 186049
Sketching 186050
Blueprint Reading Skills Explained (Video)VB04XX
Hand and Power ToolsBlock X24
Common Hand Tools, Part 1 186052
Common Hand Tools, Part 2 186053
Precision Measuring Instruments, Part 1 186068
Electric Drilling and Grinding Tools 186054
Power Cutting Tools 186055
Pneumatic Hand Tools 186056
Plumbing and Pipefitting Tools 286042
Electricians' Tools 006026
Tool Grinding and Sharpening 186057
Woodworking Hand Tools 186058
Routers, Power Planers, and Sanders 186059
Jacks, Hoists, and Pullers 186060
Bench Work, Part 35004C
Mechanical Calculations5608

Electrical Principles

DC PrinciplesBlock A21
Nature of Electricity 086001
Circuit Analysis and Ohm�Ͻs Law 086002
Capacitors and Inductors 086003
Magnetism and Electromagnetism 086004
Conductors, Insulators, and Batteries 086005
DC Motors and Generator Theory 086006
Optional Laboratory Experiments:
Electronics Workbench®086800
Electronics Workbench Lab Manual for DC Principles
(Block A21)387009C
AC PrinciplesBlock A22
Alternating Current 086007
Alternating Current Circuits 086008
Inductors in AC Circuits 086009
Capacitors in AC Circuits 086010
Transformers 086011
Alternators 086012
Electrical Energy Distribution 086013
Rectification and Basic Electronic Devices 086014
Electronics Workbench Lab Manual for AC Principles (Block A22)387012C
Analog Circuit MeasurementBlock A23
Basic Test Equipment 086025
Troubleshooting with
Volt-Ohm-Milliamp Meters (VOMs) 086026
Using Basic Oscilloscopes 086027
Electronics Workbench Lab Manual: Experiments in Electrical Measurements (Block A23)387014C
Multimeters Explained (Video)VB15XX
Electrical Safety for the Trades186005
Electrical Equipment, Part 1006027
Electrical Equipment, Part 2006028
Electrical Wiring Practices086E02

Maintenance and Troubleshooting Techniques

Preventive Maintenance286085

Electrical Skills Maintenance

Industrial DC Motors086051
Direct Current Generators (Video)VB12XX
Industrial AC Motors086052
Controlling Industrial Motors086053
Electrical Grounding086E01
Transformers4040
Industrial Motor Applications4341
Motor Controls (Video)VS22XX
Motor Control Fundamentals (for Programmable Logic Controllers)006010
Industrial Motor Control (for Programmable Logic Controllers), Part 1006011
Industrial Motor Control (for Programmable Logic Controllers), Part 2006012
Analog Electronic ComponentsBlock B23
Basic Semiconductor Components: Diodes 0086019
Basic Semiconductor Components: Transistors 086020
Switching Devices 086021
Electronic Sensors 086022
Special Rectifiers: Electron Tubes 086023
Optoelectronic and Fiber Optic Components 086024
Electronics Hardware 086040
Troubleshooting Industrial Electrical, Electronic, and Computer SystemsBlock B26
Industrial Electronic Troubleshooting 086064
Electronic Troubleshooting of Industrial Motor Controllers 086065
Troubleshooting Sensing Devices and Systems 086066
Troubleshooting Industrial Control Systems and Output Devices 086067
Troubleshooting Industrial Computer Systems and Software 086068
Industrial Computer Networks 086069

Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems Maintenance

Hydraulic Power Basics286060
Hydraulic Components: Actuators, Pumps and Motors286061
Hydraulic Components: Conductors, Conditioners and Fluids286062
Hydraulic Power System Control286063
Interpreting Hydraulic System Schematics286064
Hydraulic Power System Troubleshooting286065
Fluid Power (Video)VB24XX
Hydraulic Power Systems and Troubleshooting (Video)VS64XX
Pneumatics6623
Pneumatic Instrumentation for the Technician286M01
Air Compressors, Part 1286013
Air Compressors, Part 2286014

Maintenance of Mechanical Power Transmission Machinery and Equipment

Lubrication, Part 1286091
Lubrication, Part 2286092
Mechanical Power Transmission286015
Belt Power Transmission2607A-B
Bearings and Seals, Part 1286093
Bearings and Seals, Part 2286094
Industrial Seals (Video)VS62XX
Transfer Devices for Machine Tools6569A-B
Predictive Maintenance286087
Predictive Maintenance: Vibration Analysis286088
Predictive Maintenance: Advanced Topics286089

Estimated Curriculum Duration: 876 hours (excluding videos and optional lab experiments).

Number of Exams: 127.

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