Beginner Hydraulic Training

Learn about basic hydraulics and what it's used for

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Things You Will Learn

This module will introduce you to hydraulic equipment with examples of where it is used. It will explain the types of component that are used and how they work together in a circuit.


Where hydraulics is used

where hydraulic is used

Understand some typical applications where hydraulics is used.

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What fluid power is used for

fluid power is used for

More examples of where fluid power is used.

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Basic hydraulic components

Basic hydraulic components

This module will explain what the basic components are, that make up a simple hydraulic circuit. This include:

  • Hydraulic Pumps
  • Hydraulic Valves
  • Hydraulic Actuators

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Basic hydraulic circuit

Basic hydraulic circuit

This module will explain the layout and function of a small hydraulic circuit.

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Example tractor hydraulic circuit

tractor hydraulic circuit

Showing a sample tractor hydraulic circuit and the functions it drives.

Introducing the basic layout of the main components in a typical hydraulic circuit.

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Things you will learn

This module will introduce you to hydraulic equipment with examples of where it is used. We will explain the type of components that are used and how they work together in a circuit.

Individual sections will explain:

1. Understand some typical applications where hydraulics is used.

2. More examples of where fluid power is used.

3. What the basic components are that make up a hydraulic circuit.

4. Explaining the layout function of a small hydraulic circuit.

5. Showing a sample tractor hydraulic circuit and the functions it drives.


Relevant Sectors

This module does not cover or apply to any specific equipment or industry. It is intended to lay down the basic building blocks for understanding how hydraulics works and what components are used in both mobile or industrial applications.


Target Audience

People who hope to work in any positions in the hydraulics industry and would like to know what the excitement is all about.


Previous Knowledge Required

None


Further Reading

Look around you for equipment that uses hydraulics.

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