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Working with hydraulics

Who will benefit from this course?

Engineers who need to upskill working with new mobile hydraulics in the LT and MEWP industry.

Course pre-requisite:

Engineers who work on a wide range of lift truck and aerial work platform equipment.

Objective of the programme:

The aim of this course is to provide a practical insight into working with hydraulics. The course will cover the following subjects:

Programme content:

  • Introduction to hydraulics
  • Principles of hydraulics
  • Working safely with hydraulics
  • Individual components
  • Hydraulic circuits
  • Hydraulic diagnostics and pressure testing
  • Introduction to torque converters
  • Identification of components
  • Explanation of how the torque converter operates
  • Diagnostics and fault finding
  • Introduction to hydrostatic machines
  • Identification of the components and safety
  • Explanation of how the hydrostatic (incl. wet brakes) operates
  • Diagnostics and fault finding (pressure testing)


Three days

Upcoming Courses

Book NowWorking with Hydraulics (FT005) - 12/13/14 March 2024

Book NowWorking with Hydraulics (FT005) - 23/24/25 July 2024

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