Length: 2 days
This course covers the essential design and operation of elevator and escalator systems and will address the terminology and functions of the various associated mechanical and electrical components.
This course is a prerequisite for ASME course, PD102: ASME A17.1 Safety Code and A17.2 Inspection.
You Will Learn To
- Describe the application of various codes and standards that apply to elevators, escalators, and moving walks
- Identify the various types of equipment used in driving means of electric and hydraulic elevators
- Identify hoistway and pit equipment and their functions, including types of suspension means
- Recognize various modes of operations and controls, including automatic, selective collective, car switch, constant pressure and inspection,
- Identify machine room components, including location of equipment for machine room-less elevators
- Identify various types of elevators, such as Passenger, Freight, Private Residence, Special Purpose Personnel, Sidewalk, Rooftop, Limited Use Limited Application and Inclined, as well as dumb waiters and materials lifts
- Identify the classifications of freight elevators
- Identify various types of car and hoistway entrances
- Identify escalator and moving walk components and daily check requirement
- Describe emergency evacuation procedures and fire Emergency Operation
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Who Should Attend
Persons with little or no elevator and escalator experience responsible for facilities design, construction management, facilities management, and inspections and maintenance administration
Save up to $1040 by enrolling in PD602 – a combo course consisting of this course (PD100) and PD102, “ASME A17.1 Safety Code and A17.2 Inspection.”
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