In our practical seminars we train Theory of the pumping principles as well as Practical maintenance and repair work.

We offer seminars regarding:

  • Two-stage rotary vane pumps up to 65 m³/h
  • Single-stage rotary vane pumps up to 300 m³/h
  • Dry compressing scroll pumps
  • Roots pumps (Roots blowers) up to 2000 m³/h
  • Screw pumps up to 630 m³/h
  • Rotary piston pumps
  • Refrigerator cryogenic pumps

Requirements for all practical seminars:

  • An education in technical fundamentals or technical skills are expected.

Please bring the following to the practical seminar if available:

  • Safety shoes
  • Safety goggles
  • P1 Maintenance training on double-stage rotary vane pumps up to 65 m³/h TRIVAC B and TRIVAC E pumps

    Code: P1.1 to  P1.4

    Target group: Operating and maintenance personnel

    Seminar goal: The participant receives theoretical and practical prerequisites for the maintenance of rotary vane pumps for a long-lasting operation.

    Topics:

    • Fundamentals of vacuum technology
    • Operating principle of rotary vane pumps
    • Gas ballast operation
    • Anti oil back streaming valve
    • Maintenance work on rotary vane pumps
    • Diagnosis
    • Disassembly
    • Replacement of individual components
    • Reassembly
    • Commissioning
    • Function test

    The participants carry out maintenance work themselves under professional supervision and check the condition of the pump.

    Previous knowledge: An education in technical fundamentals or technical skills is expected. Please bring safety shoes and safety glasses to the practical seminar if available.

    Duration: 2 days

    Beginning – Ending:
    Seminar starts on the 1st day at 9 am
    Seminar day ends at 5 pm latest

    Headed by: Hans Rottländer, Johann Peitl

    Location: Vacuum Academy, Leybold Cologne, Germany

    Number of participants: 4 - 6

    Language: German (English on request)

    Registration deadline: 2 weeks prior to the beginning of the course

    Course dates 2017 Price p.p.
    P1.1 We-Th 08.-09.Feb € 1025,-
    P1.2 We-Th 19.-20.Apr € 1025,-
    P1.3 We-Th 12.-13.Jul € 1025,-
    P1.4 We-Th 18.-19.Oct € 1025,-
  • P2 Maintenance training on single-stage rotary vane pumps up to 300 m³/h SOGEVAC pumps

    Code: P2.1 to  P2.2

    Target group: Operating and maintenance personnel

    Seminar goal: The participant receives theoretical and practical prerequisites for the maintenance of rotary vane pumps for a long-lasting operation.

    Topics:

    • Fundamentals of vacuum technology
    • Operating principle of rotary vane pumps
    • Gas ballast operation
    • Anti oil back streaming valve
    • Maintenance work on rotary vane pumps
    • Diagnosis
    • Disassembly
    • Replacement of individual components
    • Reassembly
    • Commissioning
    • Function test

    The participants carry out maintenance work themselves under professional supervision and check the condition of the pump.

    Previous knowledge: An education in technical fundamentals or technical skills is expected. Please bring safety shoes and safety glasses to the practical seminar if available.

    Duration: 2 days

    Beginning – Ending:
    Seminar starts on the 1st day at 9 am
    Seminar day ends at 5 pm latest

    Headed by: Hans Rottländer, Johann Peitl

    Location: Vacuum Academy, Leybold Cologne, Germany

    Number of participants: 4 - 6

    Language: German (English on request)

    Registration deadline: 2 weeks prior to the beginning of the course

    Course dates 2017 Price p.p.
    P2.1 We-Th 01.-02.Mar € 1025,-
    P2.2 We-Th 15.-16.Nov € 1025,-
  • P3 Maintenance work on dry compressing scroll pumps SCROLLVAC pumps

    Code: P3.1 to  P3.2

    Target group: Operating and maintenance personnel

    Seminar goal: The participant receives theoretical and practical prerequisites for the maintenance of scroll pumps for a long-lasting operation.

    Topics:

    • Fundamentals of vacuum technology
    • Operating principle of dry compressing scroll pumps
    • Flashing operation
    • Maintenance work on dry compressing scroll pumps
    • Diagnosis
    • Disassembly
    • Replacement of individual components
    • Reassembly
    • Commissioning
    • Function test

    The participants carry out maintenance work themselves under professional supervision and check the condition of the pump.

    Previous knowledge: An education in technical fundamentals or technical skills is expected. Please bring safety shoes and safety glasses to the practical seminar if available.

    Duration: 1 day

    Beginning – Ending: 9 am - 5 pm

    Headed by: Hans Rottländer, Johann Peitl

    Location: Vacuum Academy, Leybold Cologne, Germany

    Number of participants: 4 - 6

    Language: German (English on request)

    Registration deadline: 2 weeks prior to the beginning of the course

    Course dates 2017 Price p.p.
    P3.1 Th 02.Feb € 595,-
    P3.2 Th 12.Okt € 595,-
  • P4 Maintenance work on roots pumps (Roots blowers) RUVAC pumps up to 2000 m³/h

    Code: P4.1 to  P4.2

    Target group: Operating and maintenance personnel

    Seminar goal: The participant receives theoretical and practical prerequisites for the maintenance of the roots pumps for a long-lasting operation.

    Topics:

    • Fundamentals of vacuum technology
    • Operating principle of roots pumps
    • Maintenance work on roots pumps
    • Disassembly
    • Replacement of individual components
    • Adjustment of axial play and rotor play
    • Reassembly
    • Commissioning
    • Function test

    The participants carry out maintenance work themselves under professional supervision and check the condition of the pump.

    Previous knowledge: An education in technical fundamentals or technical skills is expected. Please bring safety shoes and safety glasses to the practical seminar if available.

    Duration: 2 days

    Beginning – Ending:
    Seminar starts on the 1st day at 9 am
    Seminar day ends at 5 pm latest

    Headed by: Hans Rottländer, Johann Peitl

    Location: Vacuum Academy, Leybold Cologne, Germany

    Number of participants: 4 - 6

    Language: German (English on request)

    Registration deadline: 2 weeks prior to the beginning of the course

    Course dates 2017 Price p.p.
    P4.1 Tu-We 07.-08.Mar  € 1025,-
    P4.2 Tu-We 08.-09.Aug € 1025,-
  • P7 Maintenance work on screw pumps SP up to 630 m³/h

    Code: P7.1

    Target group: Operating and maintenance personnel

    Seminar goal: The participant receives theoretical and practical prerequisites for the maintenance of dry compressing screw pumps SP for a long-lasting operation.

    Topics:

    • Fundamentals of vacuum technology
    • Operating principle of screw pumps
    • Maintenance work on screw pumps
    • Disassembly
    • Cleaning
    • Replacement of individual components
    • Reassembly
    • Commissioning
    • Function test

    The participants carry out maintenance work themselves under professional supervision and check the condition of the pump.

    Previous knowledge: An education in technical fundamentals or technical skills is expected. Please bring safety shoes and safety glasses to the practical seminar if available.

    Duration: 1,5 days

    Beginning – Ending:
    Seminar starts on the 1st day at 9 am
    Seminar day ends at approx 1:30 pm latest

    Headed by: Hans Rottländer

    Place: Vacuum Academy, Leybold Cologne, Germany

    Number of participants: 4 - 6

    Language: German (English on request)

    Registration deadline: 2 weeks prior to the beginning of the course

    Course dates 2017 Price p.p.
    P7.1 We-Th 12.-13.Apr  € 890,-

     

  • P8 Maintenance work on rotary piston pumps E and DK pumps

    Code: P8.1

    Target group: Operating and maintenance personnel

    Seminar goal: The participant receives theoretical and practical prerequisites for the maintenance of dry rotary piston pumps for a long-lasting operation.

    Topics:

    • Fundamentals of vacuum technology
    • Operating principle of rotary piston pumps
    • Gas ballast operation
    • Maintenance work on rotary piston pumps
    • Diagnosis
    • Disassembly
    • Replacement of individual components
    • Reassembly
    • Commissioning
    • Function test

    The participants carry out maintenance work themselves under professional supervision and check the condition of the pump.

    Previous knowledge: An education in technical fundamentals or technical skills is expected. Please bring safety shoes and safety glasses to the practical seminar if available.

    Duration: 2 days

    Beginning – Ending:
    Seminar starts on the 1st day at 9 am
    Seminar day ends at approx 1:30 pm latest

    Headed by: Hans Rottländer

    Location: Vacuum Academy, Leybold Cologne, Germany

    Number of participants: 4 - 6

    Language: German (English on request)

    Registration deadline: 2 weeks prior to the beginning of the course

    Course dates 2017 Price p.p.
    P7.1 We-Th 08.-09.Nov  € 1025,-
  • P10 Operation of refrigerator cryogenic pumps COOLVAC Pumps

    Code: P10.1

    Target group: Operating and maintenance personnel

    Seminar goal: The participant receives theoretical and practical prerequisites for the operation of a cryo pump and the maintenance of the compressor for a long-lasting operation.

    Topics:

    • Fundamentals of vacuum technology
    • Operating principle and design
    • Important characteristic quantities
    • Commissioning of cryogenic pumps
    • Maintenance work on compressors
    • Regeneration
    • Function test

    The participants will learn about the most important parameters of a cryopump and run a cryo-pumping system. Practical maintenance work on a compressor will be performed.

    Previous knowledge: An education in technical fundamentals or technical skills is expected. Please bring safety shoes and safety glasses to the practical seminar if available.

    Duration: 1,5 days

    Beginning – Ending:
    Seminar starts on the 1st day at 9 am
    Seminar day ends at approx 1:30 pm latest

    Headed by: Hans Rottländer

    Location: Vacuum Academy, Leybold Cologne, Germany

    Number of participants: 4 - 6

    Language: German (English on request)

    Registration deadline: 2 weeks prior to the beginning of the course

    Course dates 2017 Price p.p.
    P10.1 We-Th 30.-31.Aug € 890,-
  • P11 Turbovac i/iX bearing exchange

    Code: P11.1 to P11.4

    Target group: Operating and maintenance personnel

    Seminar goal: The participant is able to operate the Turbovac i / iX series pumps and to carry out bearing exchanges as well as to describe occurring failures.

    Topics:

    • Turbovac i / iX pump types and accessories
    • Installation, commissioning, operation
    • Meaning and setting of the parameters
    • Interface, software
    • Failure detection
    • Bearing exchange
    • Re-commissioning

    The course content concerns various turbopumps (i / iX series), controllers and turbopump systems (turbolab).

    Previous knowledge: Technical understanding, basic knowledge in vacuum technology is advantageous. We recommend to order a tool kit required for the bearing exchange.

    Duration: 1 days

    Beginning – Ending: 9 am - 5 pm

    Headed by: Hans Rottländer, Johann Peitl

    Location: Vacuum Academy, Leybold Cologne, Germany

    Number of participants: 4 - 6

    Language: German (English on request)

    Registration deadline: 2 weeks prior to the beginning of the course

    Course dates 2017 Price p.p.
    P11.1 Tu 14.Feb € 595,-
    P11.2 Tu 25.Apr € 595,-
    P11.3 We 07.Jun € 595,-
    P11.4 Tu 21.Nov € 595,-