Avoid ordering incorrectly: Enroll in our training course and make confident, informed purchasing decisions

26 January, 2023

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Our latest B2K Training Academy course, ‘Basics of Bearings for Buyers’, focuses on upskilling buying departments to avoid the risks of ordering the incorrect bearing or power transmission product.

Procuring the incorrect bearing can lead to reputational damage as well as financial loss owing to unnecessary admin, delays on jobs and maintenance, unplanned downtime, frustration, missing deadlines, damage to equipment, and much more.

Course Objective

The purpose of the ‘Basics of Bearings for Buyers’ course is to assist customers in better understanding the products they are purchasing from us.

This course presents the basics of the product range that B2K offers including identification and designations of the products and additional tips to simplify and streamline your purchasing experience. 


1 day comprising of theory only.


Aimed at procurement officers, technical buyers, storemen, and general buying staff.


  • General overview of the bearing and power transmission product range 
  • Bearings basics and numbering systems  
  • Power transmission basics and numbering 
  • Quality comparison – ‘Like for like’ comparison
  • How to avoid buying a counterfeit bearing 
  • The total cost of ownership (TCO) 
  • Useful buying tips  


Email training@brg2k.co.za to book or find out more information

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