March 25-28, 2013 Register
May 20-23, 2013 (registration is closed/full)
September 9-12, 2013
Cost: $825 per person or $800 per person for groups of two or more
Basic Hydraulic Training is a level one course for equipment maintenance personnel who have had no formal training in industrial hydraulics and are new to hydraulically powered and controlled machines and equipment. This course is also recommended for plant engineering personnel and mobile equipment engineering personnel who are tasked with hydraulic system improvement, system modification and system design.
Basic Hydraulic Training was developed with the idea that hydraulic systems are best maintained by those who understand the physical principles that apply to industrial hydraulics. Learn the principles of industrial hydraulic technology in a small class enviroment utilizing real world examples, components for inspection and disassembly, and a hands on lab.
View the course outline here
Standard hydraulic valve functions
Basic setup and trouble-shooting
Principles of fluid flow and pressure, work, power, actuator speed for hydraulic systems
Hydraulic component symbols for reading and interpreting schematics
The 10-12 basic hydraulic circuits used in most hydraulic systems
Fixed displacement and variable displacement pumps
Pressure type pump controls commonly used in open loop industrial systems
Principles of fluid pressure and fluid flow, hydraulic power, heat generation
Throttle valve speed control
Hydraulic shock and how to limit its destructive effects
Introduction to electro-proportional hydraulic valves
Components for Inspection and/or Disassembly
General Information: This is a four day training held three times during 2013. Dress is casual, maximum class size is 16, please register early to guarantee seating.
Cost: $825 per person or $800 per person for groups of two or more. Tuition includes workbook, all supplies and breakfast and lunch each day. Attendees will receive a certficate upon successful completion of the course.
How to register: You may register online or by calling 630-563-3628.
Cancellations: Any student or company cancelling or rescheduling within 10 days of the start of the class will be responsible for 50% of the tuition fee.
7:30 -- 8:00 a.m. Doors open, Continental Breakfast
8:00 -- 12:00 noon Training
12:00 -- 1:00 p.m. Lunch provided
1:00 -- 5:00 p.m. Training
Location: Training held in the CMAFH Training Center located at:
CMA/Flodyne/Hydradyne, 2nd Floor
1000 Muirfield Drive
Hanover Park, IL 60133