Metronet Training Centre

We are offering the following skills development courses on Automotive Engineering:

• Cylinder Heads - Course 1

- Dismantling and chemical cleaning of Cylinder head
- Inspecting Valve guides clearances
- Inspecting Valves
- Inspecting Valve Seats
- Inspecting of Cylinder head surface
- Inspecting Valve spring tention
- Inspecting Valve cotters and valve grooves
- Pressure testing of Cylinder head
- Removing and fitting of valve guides
- Refacing of valve surface
- Refacing of valve seats
- Refacing of Valve rockers
- Valve shim setting clearances
- Setting of Rocker arm clearances
- Skimming of Cylinder head
- Lapping of Valves
- Assembling of Cylinder head


The above course includes the following:

- Theory
- Practical
- Overhaul
- Safety boots
- Safety glasses
- Ear plugs

- DURATION OF COURSE - 15 DAYS

• Cylinder Blocks - Course 2

- Micrometer Readings
- Inspecting clearance between piston and cylinder bore
- Inspecting main bearing housing clearances
- Inspecting camshaft bushes
- Pressure testing of cylinder block
- Reboring of Cylinder block
- Resleeving of Cylinder block
- Skimmimg of Cylinder block surface

The above course includes the following:

- Theory
- Practical
- Overhaul
- Safety boots
- Safety glasses
- Ear plugs

- DURATION OF COURSE - 15 DAYS

Petrol and Diesel Engine Dismantling and Assembly - Course 3

Dismantling of enigne
- Dismantling of complete engine
- Chemical clean all engine components
- Inspecting of engine components

Assembling of engine
- Inspect mainbearing housing clearances on cylinder block
- Inspect coonnecting rods housing clearances
- Inspect small end bush clearance
- Inspect crankshaft journal measurements
- Inspect clearance between piston and cylinder block
- Inspect mainbearing clearance
- Inspect big end bearing clearance
- Inspect piston height
- Inspect sleeve pertrutions
- Inspect crankshaft end float
- inspect pistons ring gap
- Fitment of major components like crankshaft, pistons, cylinder head ect, timing and all other loose components till engine is fully assembled and ready for bench test.

The above course includes the following:

- Theory
- Practical
- Overhaul
- Safety boots
- Safety glasses
- Ear plugs

DURATION OF COURSE - 20 Days

Admission Requirements:

All who is interested in optaining experience and skills development in the Automotive Engineering Trade
Also preparation for Trade test.


For any further assistance or bookings, please Contact Us.


rudolph@engine-recon.co.za




Person: Rudolf Du Plooy




Cell no: 082 974 0410 / 083 822 2094

Office no: (011) 917-9997 / 087 808-5048