M302 - Hydraulic and Pneumatic Principals

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2 days - 1.9 Continuing Education Units Awarded

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USD 995.00


This course is directed toward the most fundamental of skills including: Hydraulic and Pneumatic principals of operation This course is very advantageous to new personnel in the mechanical maintenance field.


  1. Learn the safe way to operate and maintain hydraulic equipment / systems.
  2. Learn the safe way to operate and maintain pneumatic equipment / systems

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify hydraulic systems components
  2. Perform the safe operation hydraulic systems / tools
  3. Perform the proper maintenance of hydraulic systems and their components
  4. Identify pneumatic systems componentsPerform the safe operation pneumatic systems / tools
  5. Perform the proper maintenance of pneumatic systems and their components

Day One

  • Hydraulic Principals – hydrodynamics, liquid characteristics, pressure, hydraulic systems, and hydrostatics

Day Two

  • Pneumatic Principals – gas characteristics, pressure, volume, pneumatic systems

 What You Will Receive:
  • 1 copy of HPC Technical Services' textbook, Hand & Power Tools.
  • A "Certificate of Completion" with 1.9 CEUs, authorized for issue by the International Associate of Continuing Education/Training.


This course is a requirement for Power Plant Maintenance Certification.  Those who attend this course are automatically qualified to take HPC Technical Services' Certification Examination.  This examination is offered at no additional expense to the participant.  An 80% passing grade is required.  The examination length will not exceed 2-hours.  Those who complete this examination will receive a revised "certificate of completion" that recognizes this accomplishment along with two-copies of a "To Whom It May Concern" letter that states their accomplishment.  (Two copies are provided, one for the participants' employer and one for the participants' personal file.)  

Consult HPC's website for detail on this certification program.