Basic Hydraulics 1

NZ$ 2,200.00

Four days course.

Introduction to industrial and mobile oil hydraulic systems.

Textbook available.

This course provides vital information for a “quick start” in understanding what a hydraulic system is, and how it works. This provides a usable groundwork for maintenance technicians, trades people, sales people and junior engineers. This course promotes safety through the understanding of hydraulic principles, system components, and the dangers associated with hydraulic systems in general.  

 You will cover:

  • Understanding lubrication
  • Understanding viscosity
  • Principles and basics of hydraulics
  • Pumps, gear, screw, vane piston
  • Check and other poppet valves
  • Flow control valves
  • Pressure control valves
  • Directional control valves
  • Hydraulic schematics
  • Hydraulic safety

 Note that there are no prerequisites for this course.