Course Number: HYD-001
Course Field: Fluid Power
PDH Credits: 1

Course Overview

This course provides a brief introduction to fluid power. Topics include the advantages of fluid power, special problems associated with fluid power systems, the development and use of hydraulics, and the basic states of matter.

Course Objectives

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

  1. Recognize fundamentals of fluid power.
  2. Explain the concept and history of hydraulics and pneumatics.
  3. Identify the states of matter and the factors affecting them.

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.