Basic Hydraulics

Who should attend?

Anyone working with or providing parts for hydraulic equipment.


This hands-on hydraulic training and troubleshooting course is an introduction to hydraulics. Our intention is to provide a basic understanding of the principles of hydraulics and how these systems operate.  We will provide you with a firm foundation for working on mobile hydraulic systems and a rational approach to troubleshooting these systems.


The three day course emphasizes safety, hands-on training and troubleshooting techniques.  The course content is industry standard, OE generic and applies to all major brands of fluid power components.

Course work includes lectures, presentations, discussion, component animations, cutaways and hands-on simulator exercises.  Areas covered in the training include hydraulic fundamentals, safety and hydraulics, fluid power components, understanding schematics, and trouble shooting systems.