GETTING STARTED WITH HYDRAULICS (GSH)

NEW FOR 2018 - THIS TRAINING IS QUALIFIED FOR AMT CERTIFICATION (optionally available)

(GSH) 4 days The US is undergoing the biggest turnover of its workforce in its history. Many of the newer American industrial maintenance workers are stepping into their positions with limited formal training or experience with manufacturing technology - electrical, mechanical and hydraulic fluid power.

This 4-day training course is the first step (step 1) in the development of competent maintenance mechanics and technical personnel that need to be capable of understanding, maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing complex hydraulic systems. This includes proper pump setup and commissioning techniques.

This first step hydraulic training seminar concentrates on developing students' in-depth understanding of industrial hydraulic fundamentals. These fundamentals include: characteristics of fluid pressure, fluid flow, fluid power, cylinder and hydraulic motor speed control, system heat production. Students will understand the purpose, function, operation and hydraulic schematic symbol for all major hydraulic valves and pumps. This training includes ample hands-on lab exercises to reinforce the classroom lecture. We want our students to come, prepared to be challenged in the classroom and the lab.

This training course qualifies for AMT's Industrial Hydraulics Competency-based Certification. This certification is optional and without additional cost. Student evaluation at the end of the training course.

Click here for information on the optional AMT Industrial Hydraulics Competency-based Certification. Participation in this program is free.

Prerequisite: Working in a manufacturing facility - no prior hydraulic training required.

Click here for a detailed topical outline.

SCHEDULED FOR:

January 9th - 12th, 2018
April 9th - 12th, 2018
August 6th - 9th, 2018
November 12th - 15th, 2018


Tuition: $1,500 includes all training materials, breakfast items, morning and afternoon refreshments and complete lunch.

Payment - all major credit cards, cash or company check, PO with 30 day net terms.

For more information or check on enrollment availability, call Lisa @ 610-333-5689 (or) lisa.walker@amthydraulics.com.

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