Understanding Hydraulic Systems and Components

The course begins with a review of hydraulic principles and progresses through hydraulics system components including pumps, valves, cylinders, motors, rotary actuators, accumulators and filters with emphasis placed on component structure and the identification of the components by the proper symbol as standardized by A.N.S.I. and ISO. Methods of instruction include lecture, discussion, audio-visual material including power point presentation, animation of components and systems, hands-on lab exercise with real world hydraulic components and actual operating training stations.

  • 1. Pumps
  • 2. Flow Control Valves
  • 3. Directional Control Valves
  • 4. Check Valves
  • 5. Hydraulic Cylinders
  • 6. Hydraulic Motors
  • 7. Hydraulic Rotary Actuators
  • 8. Pressure Control Valves
  • 9. Pilot Operated Pressure Control Valves
  • 10. Accumulators
  • 11. Fluid Conductors
  • 12. Reservoirs, Heat Exchangers and Filters
For a more detailed syllabus please contact the office at 717-943-3891.
*Please note that these classes are all sponsored by the Make It In America Grant. To receive the discounted price, the class participants must confidentially and securely supply their social security number.
*Please note that the check should be made payable to MA and mailed to MA, 160 Roosevelt Ave., Suite 400, York PA 17401.
Register by: One week prior to the start of class. Payment must accompany non-member registration. Cancellation Policy: All cancellations must be received at least 5 business working days prior to class start date. Substitutions will be accepted at anytime. No shows and cancellations less than 5 business days prior to class start will be charged the advertised price for the class. Questions: Fax/Mail/Call: Stephanie Feinman, 160 Roosevelt Ave., Ste 400, York, PA 17401, Phone: (717) 843-3891, Fax: (717) 854-9445, E-mail: training@mascpa.org.

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