Basic training

Plain and roller bearings in maintenance

Short and sweet, with a firm focus on practice: that’s exactly what defines this training. You want to ensure your plant operates smoothly over a long lifetime. But how? With plain and roller bearings from SMS group, plus the right maintenance! The focus in this training is on conveying key practical know-how as well as the related maintenance requirements. What challenges do you face in the daily use of plain and roller bearings? Together we consider and analyze various maintenance examples.

The learning units (2 days):

  • Bearing types: Types and functions
  • Lubrication (grease and oil lubrication), wear, and overload
  • Fault patterns and recognizing failure causes
  • Early detection of damage patterns, especially vibration measurement (condition monitoring) and tolerances/play
  • Maintenance of plain and roller bearings: Vibration checks, temperature measurement, bearing clearances, lubricant and particle analysis, alignment checks


German  Courses  (No. 5041):

May 30 - 31, 2017

(Closing date for reservation: May 2, 2017)

English  Courses  (No. 5040):

July 10 - 11, 2017

(Closing date for reservation: June 12, 2017)


SMS group GmbH - Mönchengladbach

Traning Fee

€ 900.00

Target group

Foremen, technicians, engineers, and specialists responsible for maintenance and production


Basic knowledge of mechanics

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