International Oil & Gas Training Academy

Hydraulic Engineering Fundamentals

Duration 3 days
Time 08:30 - 16:30
Cost £820.00 + VAT
Venue Clintery Centre


Date Time Cost Venue Places  
07 Aug - 09 Aug 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £820.00 + VAT Clintery Centre 0
13 Nov - 15 Nov 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £820.00 + VAT Clintery Centre 6

About this course



Target Audience

This course is prepared for technicians/engineers who have little or no experience of hydraulic fluid power systems operating principles or maintenance practices.

Practical Content              40%        Theoretical Content        60%


Course Aims     

To provide delegates with an introduction to fundamental hydraulic principles, familiarisation with common hydraulic components, symbols and circuits and oil cleanliness, including an introduction to Festo SIM5 circuit design software. The course includes training sessions in the workshop to enable delegates to gain practical experience.

Course Content

             Hydraulic principles, hydraulic component construction and operating principles.

             Hydraulic drawings and symbols used, including use of Festo SIM5 software.

             Hydraulic pumps and motors, design and operating principles.

             Filters, filtration and fluid cleanliness standards.

             Valves and actuators.

             Safety considerations.

             Constructing simple systems and testing performance.



Classroom and workshop based.



City & Guilds SCQF Credit Rated & Levelled Certificate.


Required Instructor Qualification/Experience

             5 years offshore experience in production operations and maintenance                             Presentation skills

             A1 or equivalent Workplace Assessor.


Min/Max Delegates      

3/8, course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers.

Special Requirements

Delegates are required to supply their own PPE.

Notes to Client

To set up a course specifically for your company or if the dates above are not suitable please contact us for additional dates.

Course very informative, Lecturer knowledgeable and professional with effective means of imparting knowledge

Gilbert Duthie
Health and Safety Executive

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