Practice makes perfect: The Pump-Engineer is an extra-occupational distance-learning programme providing expert knowledge on the planning, operation and maintenance of pumps and pump systems.
It covers on the perfect design and operation of pumps by offering theoretical basics as well as specific process- and plant-related knowledge for various industries. International experts developed the studying material in cooperation with professors from the Graz University of Technology, Technical University Berlin and the Erlangen University. The knowledge acquired during the 14-month course is attested by the certificate “Pump Engineer” or “Pump Technician”.
The curriculum covers Basics, Pump sets, Pumps in systems/plants and Fields of applications (process industry, refineries, power plants, water, sewage, food and sterile technology, paper industry, vacuum technology). Two branch-related modules have to be chosen according to the participant’s needs, interest or professional environment. The course „Certified Energy Consultant for Pumps and Pump Systems“ is integrated into the programme. Target group are all those persons whose jobs are related to pumps.