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Turbine Fundamentals: Gas Turbine Fundamentals (7F)

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Price: $250.00 USD

Course Description


Web Based Training

Course Description

This course provides basic knowledge of GE Gas Turbines.


4 hours

Target Audience

All personnel


Course material is in English; therefore, a reasonable ability to read and understand English is required

Class Size

Remote Access

Learning Objectives

This course will provide basic knowledge on the following:

  • Basic gas turbine cycle
  • Major components of a gas turbine and assembly procedure
  • Fundamentals of gas turbine controls

Course Content

LESSON 1 – Theory of Operation

  1. Basic Cycle Description
  2. Gas Turbine Performance
  1. Ambient Temperature
  2. Altitude / Barometric Pressure
  3. Fuel Type
  4. Humidity
  1. Enhancements
  1. Inlet Cooling
  2. Water and Stream
  3. Peak Rating
  4. Review Questions
  1. Major Components
  1. Compressor
  1. Inlet Guide Vanes
  2. Axial Flow Compressor
  3. Exit Guide Vanes
  1. Combustor
  2. Turbine
  3. Review Questions

LESSON  2 – Design and Construction

  1. Component Identification
  1. Inlet and Exhaust Components
  2. Combustion System
  3. Compressor Rotor
  4. Turbine Rotor
  5. Inlet Casing
  6. Compressor Casing
  7. Turbine Base
  8. Compressor Discharge Casing
  9. Turbine Shell
  10. Exhaust Frame Assembly
  1. Assembly
  1. Casings
  2. Rotors
  3. Base
  4. Blades
  5. Buckets
  6. Bearings
  7. Nozzles
  1. Exam