Wind Turbine Uptower Bearing Maintenance


This course shows participants how to improve the service life of in-service wind turbines. It focuses on components common to all wind turbines and includes key concepts for uptower personnel as well as hands-on practical work exercises.

Course objectives

By the end of this course, you will learn how to:
  • Improve the service life of machinery in operational wind turbines
  • Achieve extended service life using best-in-class maintenance and repair practices of components common to all wind turbines
  • Conduct safe, precision maintenance and relubrication of bearings and related components in operational wind turbines

Recommended for

Wind power industry uptower maintenance personnel, including: field service technicians, onsite wind farm management, fitters, installers, engineering support staff, condition monitoring staff, and reliability engineering. Also, those interested in improving the reliability of in-service wind turbines with world class maintenance and repair practices.


RMI On-line course*
  • GRB001 Bearing Basics
  • GRB002 Spherical Roller Bearing

Reading material*

  • EVOL05_no1_p28 Wind Turbines Loom Large
  • GS02004 Wind Turbine
* On-line learning material at

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