JTTC Fitting for Non Fitting Personnel Course

Fitting for Non Fitting Personnel

Course Title                 Fitting for Non Fitting Personnel


Course Duration           5 Days

Sponsored Link

Location                       Jubilee Technical Training Centre, Takoradi Polytechnic


Who should attend this course and why?

Sponsored Link


The course should be attended by all non-fitting personnel required to gain some knowledge and practical experience in fitting.


Course Pre-Requisites




Course Overview


To provide the course delegates with practical experience of fitting, examining the commonly utilised components of process plant.




To provide the delegate with a basic understanding of the main engineering components used in production industries. 



At the end of the course the delegate should be able to:

  • Recognise, strip and assemble a simple centrifugal pump, gear pump, vane pump, gate valve, ball valve and taper plug valve
  • Make simple gaskets, fit valve and gland packing
  • Remove pumps and valves from existing plant systems and replace
  • Remove and refit ball and roller bearings
  • Produce and fit small parallel and taper keys
  • Simple alignment


Summary of Course Content


  • Pumps – safety and associated hazards
  • Strip, refurbish and re-build valves
  • Bearing and bearing lubrication
  • Fitting and removal of ball and roller bearings
  • Key fitting
  • Theory of basic alignment and reverse peripheral alignment


Mode of Delivery / Method of Assessment


A combination of classroom and practical sessions in the workshop.  Delegate’s knowledge and understanding would be assessed throughout the day.


Mandatory Requirement






Course delegates will receive a JTTC Certificate of Attendance.

See Also

Admissions For Other Universities In Ghana | Technical Universities Admissions