Course Agenda:

Class schedule:

8am – 5pm Wednesday and Thursday with an hour for lunch

8am – 3pm on Friday (the last hour will be open discussion)

Day 1

  • Belt Conveyor Systems
  • Introduction to Belt Conveyors for Bulk Materials 7th Edition, CEMA
  • Review of Conveyor Computer Software Programs
  • Conveyor Design Fundamentals
  • Belt Conveyor Components

Day 2

  • Pulleys, Shaft, Bearing and Lagging
  • Intermediate Structures / Idlers
  • Drives
  • Dynamic Considerations

Day 3

  • Belt Replacement and Installation
  • Conveyor and Belt Monitoring
  • Transfer Point Design
  • Special Applications