• Age group19+
  • DurationFlexible


This course is aimed at engineers and technicians from a non mechanical background.

The course is designed to give practical and theoretical experience of fitting, inspection and examination of mechanical equipment used in the mechanical field for non-mechanical personnel.


To give non-mechanical personnel an overview and understanding of the various components, construction and operation of mechanical systems, including safety considerations and statutory requirements.


At the end of the course delegates will have an understanding of:

• The function of various engineering components
• Alignments of rotating equipment (Pumps/Motors) Drives and bearings
• Valve appreciation
• Measuring instruments
• Setting-up of equipment in a safe and efficient manner

Course Information

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For more information call Course Information on
01642 333333 or email courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk.

You will study:

  • Pressure vessels and systems
  • Pipework systems
  • Pumps
  • Alignment
  • Valve appreciation
  • Measuring instruments
  • Flanges and bolt torque tightening

Flexbile Various

Entry requirements

Candidates should possess a reasonable command of written and spoken English. 

The candidate is required to bring photographic identification to the course (ie passport/photo driving licence).

A combination of classroom delivery and practical hands-on in the workshop.

The course will be assessed by a 1 hour, written/multi-choice examination.

£660 Please note this course is full cost and therefore learners are unable to get any fee remission.
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Additional Information

Learning Support

We understand that students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need achieve their full potential.

Financial Support

Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive financial support service and bursary scheme to help you through your time at Middlesbrough College. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.

Travel Information

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone’s throw from Middlesbrough town centre. Eligible students can also benefit from free travel.


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