Bearing & Power Transmission Academy

Bearing & Power Transmission Academy

What Will You Get from Bearing & Power Transmission Academy?


This 2 ½ day training intensive course from IBT Industrial Solutions gives your team a hands-on opportunity to learn correct installation, operation, and maintenance of bearings and power transmissions—in a stress-free “learning lab” environment.

Participants in this training learn to: identify and install bearings, perform preventive and predictive maintenance, use the right tools, and how/when to apply the correct lubricant.

Bearing & Power Transmission Academy also covers how to install and maintain drive systems, as well as how to handle gearing, gear reducers, shaft couplings, and v-belt and chain drives. This training qualifies for 2.0 CEU credits.

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Topics Covered

Day 1

  • Introduction to bearings
  • Bearings
  • Bearing maintenance and tools
  • Bearing lube requirements

Day 2

  • Roller chain
  • V-belt drives
  • Shaft couplings
  • Introduction to gearing

Day 3

  • Lubrication
  • Adhesives

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Who Should Attend Bearing & Power Transmission Academy?

This course is perfect for improving the knowledge and skills of anyone working with bearings and power transmission equipment. It’s ideal for beginners through experts, including:

  • Maintenance technicians
  • Storeroom personnel
  • Purchasing personnel
  • Machine operators

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Class Fees, Location, and Hours

Class runs from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday, and 8:30 am – noon Thursday. Total class time is 2 ½ days. 2.0 CEU credits are available.

$495 fee includes tuition, all training materials, class instruction, and lunch for 3 days. IBT can also arrange for reasonably priced overnight accommodations for any participant.

See the current schedule for locations.

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Register for Bearing & Power Transmission Academy today—space is limited!

Register at IBT Industrial Solutions by contacting Gary Hense at (913) 428-2817


Get in touch for help and information

Our head office address:

9400 W 55th St, Merriam, KS 66203

Call for help:

(913) 428-2858

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