Book a place on rolling bearing training courses at Schaeffler

Spaces are available on the Introduction to Rolling Bearings and the Rolling Bearing Technology training courses on 19th April 2016 at Schaeffler UK in Sutton Coldfield. The one-day introductory course covers types of rolling bearings, basic functions, load directions and fits. The two-day course is more in-depth and includes calculation of basic and adjusted life values, influencing factors and bearing lubrication.

Course Overview

This course gives a basic introduction to rolling element bearings, covering types, basic functions, load directions and bearing fits. It covers the basic rating life calculation and influencing factors and provides a brief introduction to bearing lubrication, including grease quantities, relubrication intervals and life. A brief overview of typical bearing failure modes is inlcuded.

Course Content

  • Introduction to Rolling Friction
  • Introduction to Bearing Types
  • Shaft and Housing Fits
  • Introduction to Bearing Life
  • Static Load Capacity
  • Lubrication
  • Bearing Failures

Who should attend?

Engineers, technicians and maintenance personnel who have some involvement with the specification or operation of rolling bearings, but have a limited knowledge of their selection.

How much does it cost?

This is a one day course which costs £295 + VAT per delegate for 1 - 4 delegates. For additonal delegates, we offer the discounted rate of £100 per person, per day. Large groups are priced upon application.


To register for this course, please download and complete the Enquiry Form and fax or email it back to us using the details provided. Alternatively, please feel free to call us direct.

Tel: 0121 313 5870