Mid-America Carpenters Regional Council Apprentice & Training Program – Pekin Campus | Evaluated Learning Experience
Machinery Installation (M116)
40 hours (1 week).
October 2011 – Present.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: interpret blueprints; install a mechanical gear box; install machinery; perform procedures for laying out, establishing elevation, rigging and installation of a Gear bear; align the shaft into the gear box using the Pino Wire method; and properly and safely use appropriate tools to install a mechanical gear box.
Major topics include: blueprint reading, installing a mechanical gear box, Pino Wire method, and various power and hand tools. Methods of instruction include lecture, demonstrations, quizzes, projects, examinations and supervised field experience.
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 2 semester hours in Millwright, Carpentry, or Construction Technology (9/16) (4/22 revalidation).