Rotating Equipment

An Intensive 5-Day Online Training Course

Rotating Equipment

Start-up, Operation, Maintenance, & Troubleshooting

Scheduled Dates

26 Feb - 01 Mar 2024 Online $3,950
06 - 10 May 2024 Online $3,950
16 - 20 Sep 2024 Online $3,950
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Why Choose this Training Course?

Why Choose this Online Training Course?

This PetroKnowledge online training course will introduce delegates to different types of pumps, compressors, turbines and associated equipment, such as bearings, seals, filters, separators, etc. The focus in the course will be on the start-up and operation of these machines and their optimal maintenance, diagnostics and troubleshooting techniques.

Likewise, efficient and trouble-free operation of pumps, compressors and turbines will be discussed in depth along with their ability to control the main operational parameters and will include emphasis on physical principles and clear technical reasoning.

The PetroKnowledge online training course will feature:

  • Principles of pump, compressor and turbine start up and operation
  • Best practices for maintenance and repair
  • Measurement and control of performance of these machines
  • Inspection and diagnosing the root cause of problems
  • Troubleshooting techniques for operational problems of pumps, compressors and turbines

What are the Goals?

What are the Goals?

By the end of this PetroKnowledge online training course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand different types of pumps, compressors and turbines.
  • Operate pumps, compressors and turbines close to the design efficiency.
  • Monitor pump compressor and turbine reliability and availability and cost effectiveness
  • Select the best operation and maintenance strategy
  • Troubleshoot pump, compressor and turbine problems

Who is this Training Course for?

Who is this Online Training Course for?

This PetroKnowledge online training course is designed to benefit all levels of Technical Personnel in the oil and gas industry as well as in chemical and process industries but will greatly benefit:

  • Technical Personnel in charge of production
  • Maintenance and Operation Engineers
  • Operators
  • Supervisors
  • Engineering Managers

How will this Training Course be Presented?

How will this Online Training be Presented?

This PetroKnowledge online training course will utilize a variety of proven online learning techniques to ensure maximum understanding, comprehension, retention of the information presented. The training course is conducted online via an Advanced Virtual Learning Platform in the comfort of your choice location.

Daily Agenda

Day One: Compression Principles

  • Principles of Compression
  • Ranges of Application
  • Centrifugal Compressors
  • Reciprocating Compressors
  • Rotary Compressors
  • Workshop: Examples and Solutions

Day Two: Compressors: Elements and Technical Characteristics

  • Centrifugal Compressors
  • Axial Compressors
  • Compressor Packages
  • Reciprocating Compressors
  • Rotary Compressors
  • Workshop: Examples and Solutions

 Day Three: Pumps: Elements and Technical Characteristics

  • Types of Fluids and Range of Application
  • Centrifugal pumps:
  • Axial Pumps
  • Reciprocating Pumps
  • Rotary Pumps
  • Workshop: Examples and Solutions

Day Four: Start up and Operation of Compressors and Pumps

  • Centrifugal and Axial Compressors
  • Reciprocating and Rotary Compressors
  • Centrifugal and Axial Pumps
  • Reciprocating and Rotary Pumps
  • Workshop: Examples and Solutions

Day Five: Maintenance and Troubleshooting of Rotating Equipment

  • Centrifugal and Axial Compressors
  • Reciprocating and Rotary Compressors
  • Centrifugal and Axial Pumps
  • Reciprocating and Rotary Pumps
  • Course Summary and Review


  • On successful completion of this online training course, a PetroKnowledge E-Certificate will be awarded to the delegates

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I register for a training course?

  • To register online through our website, please click “Enroll Now” on the course page, complete and submit the form. A confirmation e-mail and instructions will be sent to the participant’s e-mail.
  • You may also get in touch with our Registration Team on
    +971 50 981 7386 | +971 2 557 7389 or send an email to

When and how do I arrange payments?

  • Payments can be made in USD or UAE local currency AED (Arab Emirates Dirhams) either by Bank Transfer or by Credit Card. Our Bank Account details will be provided on the invoice.
  • Course fees are payable upon booking unless a valid, authorized Purchase Order is provided and accepted.
  • Invoices will be sent via email/courier to the ID/name and address provided.
  • The course fee shall be settled prior to course start date. Corporate payments with existing payment policy shall be relayed to us in advance.

When should I expect to receive confirmation of registration?

Upon successful registration online, enrolment on the respective training course will be confirmed by Registration Team by e-mail along with the invoice and joining instruction.

Is there a discount for more than one registrant/course?

For corporate fees and group registration, please send your query to

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