Course Number: HYD-005
Course Field: Fluid Power
PDH Credits: 5

Course Overview

This course provides an overview of fluid lines and fittings that are used in a fluid power system. Topics include pipes and tubing, flexible hose, fittings and connectors, quick-disconnect couplings, and manifolds.

Course Objectives

When you have completed this course, you will be able to do the following:

  1. Identify the basic requirements for fluid power system lines.
  2. Recognize pertinent facts concerning identification, and sizing of pipe and tubing.
  3. Recognize the uses and construction features of pipe and tubing.
  4. Recognize the characteristics, uses, and construction features of flexible hose.
  5. Identify the installation procedures for flexible hose.
  6. Recognize the uses and construction features of fluid power system connectors.
  7. Identify the operational characteristics and functions of fluid power system and connectors.
  8. Recognize the precautionary measures associated with fluid power system connectors.

Course Content

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After you pass the quiz, you will receive a certificate of completion, which you may access within your Account page. You may present this certificate to your state licensing board as proof of course completion.