Blueprint Reading
Blueprint Reading

Blueprint Reading

Areas of Study: Maintenance

This course covers the description of the lines and symbols on a blueprint and how to read and interpret the various types of blueprint drawings, views, and projections. Edumine and HumEng International are collaborating on the delivery of online courses for mechanical maintenance, electrical maintenance, and conditional monitoring for mining applications.

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This course includes online delivery for one person and a HumEng Certificate of Completion after requirements are met. It is viewable for up to 90 days.

  • Audience Level:
  • Technical
  • Enrollment:
  • Not Applicable
  • Course Fee:
  • Not Available
  • Duration:
  • 2 hours

Course Summary

Introduction

Sooner or later, all workers in the industry have to work with blueprints to repair, modify, or install equipment. Therefore, it is very important that all workers be able to pinpoint a location or read measurements on a blueprint.

This course covers the description of the lines and symbols on a blueprint and how to read and interpret the various types of blueprint drawings, views, and projections.

Topics covered in this course include:

  • types of lines,
  • types of views and projections,
  • interpretation of dimensioning,
  • identification of symbols, and
  • suggestions for practical exercises.

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify and describe the lines and symbols on a blueprint.
  • Recognize and interpret the various types of blueprint drawings, views, and projections.
  • Recognize and interpret the information contained on blueprints of machines, structures and mechanics of structures, and manufacturing processes.

Recommended Background

  • This course is suitable for anyone with an interest in mechanical maintenance, electrical maintenance, or conditional monitoring for mining applications.

HumEng International

HumEng provides online courses and assessments for mechanical maintenance, electrical maintenance, and condition monitoring for applications in mining.

The HumEng mission is to design, develop and implement training solutions that increase operational efficiency and productivity, and to sustain these improvements through training best practices.

The HumEng approach to training is based on skills management. Experience has proven that the acquisition of key skills, and the transfer of these skills to the shop floor, increases a company's competitiveness. This is even truer today, when operations must often rely on fewer employees, due to rationalization or to recruiting challenges.

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