Fans and blowers are used to move volumes of air under low pressure. Their main applications are: aeration during waste-water treatment, suction during processes, and ventilation.
This course covers the operation of various types of fans and blowers, and the diagnosis of fan and blower operating problems.
Topics covered in this course include:
- types of fans and their uses,
- types of blowers and their uses,
- causes of breakdown,
- inspection and maintenance, and
- suggestions for practical exercises.