Improve your Technical Skills with TVH University’s Digital and In-person training sessions

Ongoing training for you and your team is important; the skills gained save your organisation time and money.

TVH University provides practice-oriented technical training courses suitable for industrial vehicles such as forklifts, telehandlers, mobile elevating work platforms, small earth-moving equipment and tractors.

  • Get certified in industry-related topics such as internal combustion engines, electrics/electronics, hydraulics, and power electronics
  • Highly qualified trainers with years of practical experience
  • Courses include both in-person training classes and digital training packages

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Become an expert in your field

We deliver expertise in industry-related topics such as internal combustion engines, electrics and electronics, hydraulics, and power electronics. We offer advanced-skills courses for experienced engineers, along with foundational courses for beginners and employees in technical-commercial workplaces.

Internal Combustion Engines

  • Master knowledge about the consequences of maintenance and diagnostics
  • Learn the best ways to maintain new engines and after-treatment systems
  • Discover the key points you need to focus on to optimise fuel supply
  • Recognise and locate sensors and actuators in different machines
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Electrics/
Electronics

  • Recognise different components and locate them on a diagram
  • Learn about electrical and electronic operating principles
  • Perform a diagnosis using modern tools
  • Become familiar with the signals given by common sensors and actuators
Learn more

Hydraulics

  • Recognise parts on a machine and on a diagram
  • Gain insight into the operating principles of hydraulics
  • Get to know the function of common components
  • Detect and resolve hydraulic faults and defects
Learn more

Power Electronics

  • Prepare a battery report to detect faulty cells
  • How to set a charger in accordance with the battery
  • Solve problems with AC/DC motors
  • Configure parameters and calibrate controllers
Learn more

Technical-Commercial

  • Learn about the functioning and fields of application of machines
  • Recognise different components and locate them on a machine
  • Advise customers about parts and machines
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Find tailor-made training courses at TVH University

Do you need a specific training course tailored to your company’s needs? TVH University offers bespoke training courses that are held at our training centre or a location of your choice. Contact us to discuss your specific needs.

TVH Technical training courses 2021

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From expert to expert

Boost your brain and save with this special offer!

Register for a training course during the month of October to receive a special discount. The more participants you bring, the more you save!

  • Register 1 person and get a 10% discount*
  • Register 2 people and get a 15% discount* for each participant
  • Register 3 or more people and get a 20% discount* for each participant

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* Discount valid only when all participants register for the same training session(s). To benefit from the offer, registrations must be received before 31 October 2021.

University trainers

Personal guidance from expert to expert

Our highly qualified trainers have years of practical experience in their fields of expertise, and they’ve gained valuable knowledge that they’re happy to pass on to you at one of our training sessions.

Training courses are available in English, French, German, Dutch and Spanish.

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If you can't find an answer to your question below, please contact us  / phone : +32 56 43 44 38 . We are here to help.

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Choose from How-to sessions or Full Technical Training classes

How-to Sessions
Short & Interactive
Digital How-to Sessions
  • 1.5-hour online sessions
  • Focus on specific topics such as error codes, electrical faults, new emission regulation systems, and more
  • Visit our How-to sessions pages for more information

 

Technical training
Digital or In-person
Digital and In-person Technical Training Classes
  • Digital packages: e-learning + live virtual classroom session
  • Possibility to extend your digital package with a practical training session
  • In-person training classes

 

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How-to sessions

New emission regulations are bringing high-end after-treatment systems into the market. To keep up with these after-treatment systems, a thorough insight is required. During this virtual classroom training, you will be guided to acquire the necessary knowledge with regard to EGR, DOC, DPF, SCR, DEF.
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/how-to-sessions/how-to-deal-with-new-emission-regulation-systems

Participants Price (per participant)
1 65
2 58.5
3+ 55.25
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register April 19
£ £

This interactive training course shows the most efficient way to use a multimeter, how to measure in an electrical circuit and how to find 85% of the faults with a 4-point measurement method.
https://www.tvh.com/taxonomy/term/1106/how-to-deal-with-85-of-electrical-faults

Participants Price (per participant)
1 58.5
2 55.25
3+ 52
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register March 27
£ £
Deadline to register February 09
£ £

The advance of electrification of today's machinery is driving the evolution of new battery technology. Li-ion is taking the lead. Learn about the impact on the use, maintenance and safety of this new type of batteries in the workshop.

https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/how-to-sessions/how-to-handle-li-ion-batteries

Participants Price (per participant)
1 58.5
2 55.25
3+ 52
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register February 21
£ £
Deadline to register December 12
£ £

Industrial applications and material handling cannot be imagined without the use of hydraulics. In this session, you will gain insight into the construction of a system and the various components in a machine. What do we mean by pressure build-up, flow and power? All the important components are discussed separately, followed by the most logical diagnostic steps. To conclude, the emphasis is on safety when checking a machine!
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/how-to-sessions/how-to-handle-your-hydraulic-systems

Participants Price (per participant)
1 58.5
2 55.25
3+ 52
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register January 06
£ £

Due to the latest emission standards, a diesel engine is no longer conceivable without a common rail system. How is a common rail system constructed and what is the function of the components? During the session, you will gain insight into the working principle and the points of attention. Where are the pitfalls?
CAN bus is a communication system used in modern machines to transfer data from one module to another. How does this work? Where are the pitfalls and what is the impact on troubleshooting?

Learn more about this how-to session
 

Participants Price (per participant)
1 58.5
2 55.25
3+ 52
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register February 01
£ £

Digital packages

Don’t know anything about hydraulics? Then ‘Preliminary stage hydraulics’ is the perfect place to start. In this foundation course, you’ll gain insight into the operating principles of hydraulics. You’ll learn how to recognise hydraulic parts, both in a diagram and on the machine. And you’ll get to know the functions performed by the common components found in hydraulics. This course is perfect for engineers with no prior knowledge about hydraulics, and it also functions as a foundation course for people looking to undertake our ‘Introduction to mobile hydraulics’ training course. But ‘Preliminary stage hydraulics’ is not just for engineers. It’s also a great benefit if you work in a sales, warehouse, or administration role because you’ll walk away with the knowledge you need to answer technical questions.
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/hydraulics/preliminary-stage-hydraulics

  • E-learning via personal learning platform    Available from 25/9/2021 
  • Live virtual training , session 1    25/10/2021 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET
  • Live virtual training , session 2    29/10/2021 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET
Participants Price (per participant)
1 270
2 255
3+ 240
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register October 24
£ £

Technology moves fast. If you work with hydraulics, you need to stay up to date. ‘Introduction to mobile hydraulics’ is a course in which you’ll gain insight into the latest complex hydraulic systems. You need to know the basics to fully benefit from the course, so it’s ideal for engineers who are already familiar with machine maintenance. By participating in both theoretical and practical lessons, you’ll gain skills that will help you perform maintenance more efficiently and effectively than ever. You’ll learn all about how hydraulic components function, and find out how to perform diagnostic methods that enable you to highlight specific points of attention when running a diagnostic check on a hydraulic circuit. You’ll also learn how to use a hydraulic diagram to get a deeper understanding of how a hydraulic circuit is operating.
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/hydraulics/introduction-to-mobile-hydraulics

  • E-learning via personal learning platform - Available from 10/10/2021
  • Live virtual training , session 1 - 10/11/2021 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET
  • Live virtual training , session 2 - 24/11/2021 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET
  • Live virtual training , session 3 - 26/11/2021 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET
Participants Price (per participant)
1 328.5
2 310.25
3+ 292
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register November 09
£ £

Ever wondered how batteries work? If you work with electric machines, or just want to learn more about lead-acid traction batteries and their chargers, then this course is for you. To get the most out of it, you should already have an understanding of AC/DC motors, or experience working with them. At the end of the training, you’ll understand the operating principle of batteries and chargers, and you’ll be able to run diagnostic tests on them using a hydrometer and multimeter. You’ll also be able to match batteries to the right chargers, set them up correctly, and know how to install and calibrate a conventional charger. And last but not least, you will learn how to write up a battery report.
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/power-electronics/batteries-and-chargers

  • E-learning via personal learning platform - Available from 19/9/2021
  • Live Virtual Training - 19/10/2021 - 14h30 - 16h00 CET

 

  • E-learning via personal learning platform - Available from 25/12/2021
  • Live Virtual Training - 25/1/2022 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET
Participants Price (per participant)
1 153
2 144.5
3+ 136
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register October 18
£ £
Deadline to register January 24
£ £

Need to know why an electric machine isn’t working properly? Find out how to uncover the problem quickly. ‘Introduction to targeted fault-finding’ is a course in which you’ll learn how electric machines operate, and how to find faults as easily as possible. It’s ideal for technicians who already perform maintenance on electric machines, or those wanting to acquire the expertise to do so. No prior knowledge or experience is required. You’ll learn how electricity enables these machines to work, and gain an understanding of how the electrical components function. You’ll also discover the how to use multimeters and ammeters properly, and find out how to trace faults in both the control and main power sections of electric machines.
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/electronics/introduction-to-targeted-fault-finding

  • E-learning via personal learning platform - Available from 05/12/2021 
  • Live Virtual Training,  session 1 - 05/1/2022 - 08h30 - 10h00 CET
  • Live Virtual Training,  session 2 - 12/1/2022 - 08H30 - 10h00 CET
Participants Price (per participant)
1 216
2 204
3+ 192
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register January 04
£ £

In our ‘AC/DC motors’ course, you’ll discover how large electric motors work (pump motors and drive motors), and what they’re used for. No prior knowledge is required. This course is designed to benefit engineers who work with electric machines. You’ll learn about the various components of different motors, how they function, how to diagnose faults and how to repair them. At the end of the day, you’ll be able to check electric motors for faults and know how to recognise typical damage patterns.
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/power-electronics/ac-dc-motors

  • E-learning via personal learning platform: available from 20/9/2021
  • Live virtual training: 20/10/2021 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET

 

  • E-learning via personal learning platform: available from 26/12/2021
  • Live virtual training: 26/1/2022 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET

 

Participants Price (per participant)
1 153
2 144.5
3+ 136
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register October 19
£ £
Deadline to register January 25
£ £

Get to the root of issues with electric machines quickly with our ‘Targeted fault-finding for electric industrial vehicles’ course. It’s designed to benefit engineers who are responsible for the maintenance and repair of electric machines, people who want to gain insight into performing diagnostics using electrical diagrams, and engineers looking to expand their skill sets to include maintenance and repair of electric machines. You should already have some prior knowledge about electricity and electric machines, including a basic understanding of how batteries and electric motors work. You’ll learn how to read electrical diagrams belonging to electric industrial vehicles. You’ll find out how to locate, recognise and check power components. And you’ll learn how to perform diagnostics using an electrical diagram and a multimeter.
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/electronics/targeted-fault-finding-for-electric-industrial-vehicles

  • E-learning via personal learning platform    Available from 1/1/2022
  • Live virtual training , session 1    1/2/2022 - 14h00 - 15h30 CET
  • Live virtual training , session 2    8/2/2022 - 14h00 - 15h30 CET
Participants Price (per participant)
1 256.5
2 242.25
3+ 228
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register January 31
£ £

Need to find out what’s gone wrong with a machine that has an internal combustion engine? Then this course is for you. In ‘Targeted fault-finding for industrial vehicles with internal combustion engines’, you’ll learn how to perform diagnostics using electrical diagrams. It’s ideal for engineers who perform maintenance and repairs on machines with internal combustion engines. There are no prerequisites, although a basic understanding of the electrical aspects of machines with internal combustion engines will benefit you. You’ll find out all there is to know about electrical diagrams of machines with internal combustion engines, discover how to find different components on a diagram, and learn how to diagnose faults using the electrical diagram and a multimeter.
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/electronics/targeted-fault-finding-for-industrial-vehicles-with-internal-combustion-engines

  • E-learning via personal learning platform    Available from 8/2/2022
  • Live virtual training , session 1    8/3/2022 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET
  • Live virtual training , session 2    15/3/2022 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET
Participants Price (per participant)
1 256.5
2 242.25
3+ 228
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register March 07
£ £

In-person training classes

‘Diagnostics and analysis of electrical signals’ is a 3-day, hands-on training course. Ideal for engineers who work with electrics and electronics, this course is designed to improve your fault-finding skills. You need to have some prior knowledge about performing measurements and fault-finding. In this course, you’ll learn all about common sensor and actuator signals, and gain a clear understanding of the operating principles of processing units. You’ll also discover how to search for faults in a targeted way, which will help you get to the root of problems quickly and improve your maintenance efficiency.
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/power-electronics/diagnostics-and-analysis-of-electrical-signals

  • In person class and Practical training (Kidderminster) - 18-19-20/1/2022 - 08h30 - 17h00 CET
Participants Price (per participant)
1 801
2 756.5
3+ 712
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register January 17
£ £

Ever wondered how batteries work? If you work with electric machines, or just want to learn more about lead-acid traction batteries and their chargers, then this course is for you. To get the most out of it, you should already have an understanding of AC/DC motors, or experience working with them. At the end of the training, you’ll understand the operating principle of batteries and chargers, and you’ll be able to run diagnostic tests on them using a hydrometer and multimeter. You’ll also be able to match batteries to the right chargers, set them up correctly, and know how to install and calibrate a conventional charger. And last but not least, you will learn how to write up a battery report.
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/power-electronics/batteries-and-chargers

  • In person class and Practical training (Kidderminster) - 3/12/2021 - 08h30 - 17h00 GMT
Participants Price (per participant)
1 355.5
2 335.75
3+ 316
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register December 02
£ £

Don’t know anything about hydraulics? Then ‘Preliminary stage hydraulics’ is the perfect place to start. In this foundation course, you’ll gain insight into the operating principles of hydraulics. You’ll learn how to recognise hydraulic parts, both in a diagram and on the machine. And you’ll get to know the functions performed by the common components found in hydraulics. This course is perfect for engineers with no prior knowledge about hydraulics, and it also functions as a foundation course for people looking to undertake our ‘Introduction to mobile hydraulics’ training course. But ‘Preliminary stage hydraulics’ is not just for engineers. It’s also a great benefit if you work in a sales, warehouse, or administration role because you’ll walk away with the knowledge you need to answer technical questions.
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/hydraulics/preliminary-stage-hydraulics

  • In person class and Practical training (Waregem) - 18/1/2022 - 08h30 - 17h00 CET
Participants Price (per participant)
1 306
2 289
3+ 272
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register January 17
£ £

Complete packages

Need to know why an electric machine isn’t working properly? Find out how to uncover the problem quickly. ‘Introduction to targeted fault-finding’ is a course in which you’ll learn how electric machines operate, and how to find faults as easily as possible. It’s ideal for technicians who already perform maintenance on electric machines, or those wanting to acquire the expertise to do so. No prior knowledge or experience is required. You’ll learn how electricity enables these machines to work, and gain an understanding of how the electrical components function. You’ll also discover the how to use multimeters and ammeters properly, and find out how to trace faults in both the control and main power sections of electric machines.
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/electronics/introduction-to-targeted-fault-finding

  • E-learning via personal learning platform - Available from 05/12/2021
  • Live Virtual Training,  session 1 - 05/1/2022 - 08h30 - 10h00 CET
  • Live Virtual Training,  session 2 - 12/1/2022 - 08H30 - 10h00 CET
  • Practical training, full day on location (Waregem) - 18/1/2022 - 08h30 - 17h00  CET
Participants Price (per participant)
1 620
2 558
3+ 527
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register January 04
£ £

Ever wondered how batteries work? If you work with electric machines, or just want to learn more about lead-acid traction batteries and their chargers, then this course is for you. To get the most out of it, you should already have an understanding of AC/DC motors, or experience working with them. At the end of the training, you’ll understand the operating principle of batteries and chargers, and you’ll be able to run diagnostic tests on them using a hydrometer and multimeter. You’ll also be able to match batteries to the right chargers, set them up correctly, and know how to install and calibrate a conventional charger. And last but not least, you will learn how to write up a battery report.
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/power-electronics/batteries-and-chargers

  • E-learning via personal learning platform - Available from 19/9/2021
  • Live Virtual Training - 19/10/2021 - 14h30 - 16h00 CET
  • Practical training, half day on location (Waregem) - 9/11/2021 - 08h30 - 12h30 CET

=> perfectly combinable with Digital Package + Practical training AC-DC motors.

  • E-learning via personal learning platform - Available from 25/12/2021
  • Live Virtual Training - 25/1/2022 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET
  • Practical training, half day on location (Waregem) - 16/2/2022 - 08h30 - 12h30 CET

=> perfectly combinable with Digital Package + Practical training AC-DC motors.
=> perfectly combinable with Digital Package + Practical training Targeted fault-finding on electric mobile industrial applications.

Participants Price (per participant)
1 319.5
2 301.75
3+ 284
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register January 24
£ £
Deadline to register October 18
£ £

In our ‘AC/DC motors’ course, you’ll discover how large electric motors work (pump motors and drive motors), and what they’re used for. No prior knowledge is required. This course is designed to benefit engineers who work with electric machines. You’ll learn about the various components of different motors, how they function, how to diagnose faults and how to repair them. At the end of the day, you’ll be able to check electric motors for faults and know how to recognise typical damage patterns.
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/power-electronics/ac-dc-motors

  • E-learning via personal learning platform - Available from 20/9/2021
  • Live virtual training - 20/10/2021 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET
  • Practical training, half day on location (Waregem) - 9/11/2021 - 13h00 - 17h00 CET

=> perfectly combinable with Digital Package + Practical training Batteries and chargers.

  • E-learning via personal learning platform - Available from 26/12/2021
  • Live virtual training - 26/1/2022 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET
  • Practical training, half day on location (Waregem) - 16/2/2022 - 13h00 - 17h00 CET

=> perfectly combinable with Digital Package + Practical training Batteries and chargers
=> perfectly combinable with Digital Package + Practical training Targeted fault-finding on electric mobile industrial applications.

Participants Price (per participant)
1 319.5
2 301.75
3+ 284
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register October 19
£ £
Deadline to register January 25
£ £

Need to find out what’s gone wrong with a machine that has an internal combustion engine? Then this course is for you. In ‘Targeted fault-finding for industrial vehicles with internal combustion engines’, you’ll learn how to perform diagnostics using electrical diagrams. It’s ideal for engineers who perform maintenance and repairs on machines with internal combustion engines. There are no prerequisites, although a basic understanding of the electrical aspects of machines with internal combustion engines will benefit you. You’ll find out all there is to know about electrical diagrams of machines with internal combustion engines, discover how to find different components on a diagram, and learn how to diagnose faults using the electrical diagram and a multimeter.
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/electronics/targeted-fault-finding-for-industrial-vehicles-with-internal-combustion-engines

  • E-learning via personal learning platform    Available from 8/2/2022
  • Live virtual training , session 1 - 8/3/2022 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET
  • Live virtual training , session 2 - 15/3/2022 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET
  • Practical training, full day on location (Waregem) - 23/3/2022 - 08h30 - 17h00 CET

=> perfectly combinable with In person class and Practical training Intro common rail and CAN-bus.

Participants Price (per participant)
1 594
2 561
3+ 528
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register March 07
£ £

Get to the root of issues with electric machines quickly with our ‘Targeted fault-finding for electric industrial vehicles’ course. It’s designed to benefit engineers who are responsible for the maintenance and repair of electric machines, people who want to gain insight into performing diagnostics using electrical diagrams, and engineers looking to expand their skill sets to include maintenance and repair of electric machines. You should already have some prior knowledge about electricity and electric machines, including a basic understanding of how batteries and electric motors work. You’ll learn how to read electrical diagrams belonging to electric industrial vehicles. You’ll find out how to locate, recognise and check power components. And you’ll learn how to perform diagnostics using an electrical diagram and a multimeter.
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/electronics/targeted-fault-finding-for-electric-industrial-vehicles

  • E-learning via personal learning platform - Available from 1/1/2022
  • Live virtual training , session 1 - 1/2/2022 - 14h00 - 15h30 CET
  • Live virtual training , session 2 - 8/2/2022 - 14h00 - 15h30 CET
  • Practical training, full day on location (Waregem) - 17/2/2022 - 08h30 - 17h00

=> perfectly combinable with Digital Package + Practical training Batteries and chargers
=> perfectly combinable with Digital Package + Practical training AC-DC motors  

Participants Price (per participant)
1 594
2 561
3+ 528
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register January 31
£ £

Technology moves fast. If you work with hydraulics, you need to stay up to date. ‘Introduction to mobile hydraulics’ is a course in which you’ll gain insight into the latest complex hydraulic systems. You need to know the basics to fully benefit from the course, so it’s ideal for engineers who are already familiar with machine maintenance. By participating in both theoretical and practical lessons, you’ll gain skills that will help you perform maintenance more efficiently and effectively than ever. You’ll learn all about how hydraulic components function, and find out how to perform diagnostic methods that enable you to highlight specific points of attention when running a diagnostic check on a hydraulic circuit. You’ll also learn how to use a hydraulic diagram to get a deeper understanding of how a hydraulic circuit is operating.
https://www.tvh.com/training/technical-trainings/hydraulics/introduction-to-mobile-hydraulics

  • E-learning via personal learning platform - Available from 10/10/2021
  • Live virtual training , session 1 - 10/11/2021 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET
  • Live virtual training , session 2 - 24/11/2021 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET
  • Live virtual training , session 3 - 26/11/2021 - 09h30 - 11h00 CET
  • Practical training, 2 full days on location (Waregem) - 8-9/12/2021 - 08h30 - 17h00 CET
Participants Price (per participant)
1 1010.7
2 954.55
3+ 898.4
Participant(s) Price (per participant) Total
Deadline to register November 09
£ £
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