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Note: please do not make travel arrangements until you receive a letter of confirmation approximately 30 days prior to start of class from Eaton Hydraulics Training.

 

Product Courses for Authorized Distributors & Eaton Employees Only

Aeroquip Fluid Conveying Products School (Level 200)

Duration:  3 days (regional classes) or 3.5 days (Maumee, OH classes)

Prerequisites
:  None

Who Should Attend:
 For Eaton's authorized Aeroquip product distributors and Eaton employees only.  This school is appropriate for all employees and principals of Eaton's authorized Aeroquip product distributors.

Topics Covered:

  • Hose construction and fitting design analysis
  • Proper hose and fitting selection
  • Construction of hose assemblies with hand tools and assembly equipment
  • Extensive assembly equipment review with hands-on assembly practice (Maumee, OH location only)
  • Hands-on identification and sizing of threaded port and line connectors for American, ISO, German, French, British and Japanese
  • Ermeto® and WalterscheidTM tube connection product reviews
  • Eaton's brand technical and promotional literature
  • Product selection to meet customer needs
  • Eaton air-conditioning product review
  • Overview of Eaton's PowerSource® application


Completion Requirements:
 Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_AFCPS January 22-25, 2019 Maumee, OH $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_AFCPS February 5-7, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_AFCPS March 19-21, 2019 Houston, TX $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_AFCPS April 2-5, 2019 Maumee, OH $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_AFCPS July 16-19, 2019 Maumee, OH $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_AFCPS October 1-4, 2019 Maumee, OH $702 Register





Aeroquip Products Specialist School (Level 300/400)

Duration:  3.5 days

This three-and-a-half-day school includes expanded training on Eaton's Aeroquip brand's most popular products and is designed to illustrate the market and applications into which Eaton's Aeroquip products are installed.  Included in the training will be product hands-on identification techniques, procedures for troubleshooting leaks, hose routing techniques, methods to analyze hose failure and how to identify, assemble and install Eaton's Aeroquip products in real life applications.  This course meets the criteria stated in the Channel Compensation Resources (CCR) program manual.

Prerequisites:
 Prior to enrollment the student must be current with Eaton's Aeroquip Fluid Conveying Product School (Level 200) certification.

Who Should Attend: 
For Eaton's authorized Aeroquip product distributors and Eaton employees only.  Eaton's Aeroquip Products Specialist School (Levels 300/400) is recommended for experienced Aeroquip distributor's inside and outside sales personnel.

Topics Covered:

  • Eaton's authorized Synflex® and Everflex® hose products
  • Selection of Eaton's Quick DisconnectTM couplings
  • Eaton's Brass, Swivel Joint and Flexmaster Joint product offerings
  • FLOCS™ fast lube oil change system
  • Brazing of Eaton's Lifesaver™ fittings
  • Hydraulic tube bending exercise
  • Extensive assembly equipment review with hands-on assembly practice
  • Leaks, causes and cures for connectors with hands-on lab exercise
  • Hose routing and safety - principles and techniques
  • Analyzing hose failures
  • Routing and installation hose assembly exercise 


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, demonstrate proficiency in the course topics, and successfully complete a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_AQSS February 26 - March 1, 2019 Maumee, OH $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_AQSS June 4-7, 2019 Maumee, OH $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_AQSS September 10-13, 2019 Maumee, OH $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_AQSS November 5-8, 2019 Maumee, OH $702 Register

 



Weatherhead Fluid Conveying Products School (200 Level)

Duration:  3 days (regional classes) or 3.5 days (Maumee, OH classes)

Prerequisites
:  None

Who Should Attend: 
For Eaton's authorized Weatherhead product distributors and Eaton employees only.  This school is appropriate for all employees and principals of Eaton's authorized Weatherhead product distributors.

Topics Covered:

  • Hose construction and fitting design analysis
  • Proper hose and fitting selection
  • Construction of hose assemblies with hand tools and assembly equipment
  • Extensive assembly equipment review with hands-on assembly practice (Maumee, OH location only)
  • Hands-on identification and sizing of threaded port and line connectors for American, ISO, German, French, British and Japanese
  • Ermeto® and WalterscheidTM tube connection product reviews
  • Eaton's brand technical and promotional literature
  • Product selection to meet customer needs
  • Eaton air-conditioning product review
  • Overview of Eaton's PowerSource® application 


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_WFCPS January 15-18, 2019 Maumee, OH $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_WFCPS February 12-14, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_WFCPS February 19-21, 2019 Seattle, WA $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_WFCPS March 12-14, 2019 Houston, TX $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_WFCPS April 9-12, 2019 Maumee, OH $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_WFCPS July 23-26, 2019 Maumee, OH $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_WFCPS October 8-11, 2019 Maumee, OH $702 Register

 


Weatherhead Products Specialist School (Level 300/400)

Duration:  3.5 days

This three-and-a-half-day school includes expanded training on Eaton's Weatherhead brand's most popular products and is designed to illustrate the market and applications into which Eaton's Weatherhead products are installed.  Included in the training will be product hands-on identification techniques, procedures for troubleshooting leaks, hose routing techniques, methods to analyze hose failure and how to identify, assemble and install Eaton's Weatherhead products in real life applications.  This course meets the criteria stated in the Channel Compensation Resources (CCR) program manual.

Prerequisites: Prior to enrollment the student must be current with Eaton's Weatherhead Fluid Conveying Product School (Level 200) certification.

Who Should Attend: 
For Eaton's authorized Weatherhead product distributors and Eaton employees only.  Eaton's Weatherhead Products Specialist School (Levels 300/400) is recommended for experienced Weatherhead distributor's inside and outside sales personnel.

Topics Covered:

  • Eaton's authorized Synflex® and Everflex® hose products
  • Selection of Eaton's Quick DisconnectTM couplings
  • Eaton's Brass, Swivel Joint and Flexmaster Joint product offerings
  • FLOCS™ fast lube oil change system
  • Brazing of Eaton's Lifesaver™ fittings
  • Hydraulic tube bending exercise
  • Extensive assembly equipment review with hands-on assembly practice
  • Leaks, causes and cures for connectors with hands-on lab exercise
  • Hose routing and safety - principles and techniques
  • Analyzing hose failures
  • Routing and installation hose assembly exercise


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, demonstrate proficiency in the course topics, and successfully complete a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_WHSS December 11-14, 2018 Maumee, OH $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_WHSS March 5-8, 2019 Maumee, OH $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_WHSS June 11-14, 2019 Maumee, OH $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_WHSS September 17-20, 2019 Maumee, OH $702 Register
Hyx_ILT_WHSS December 10-13, 2019 Maumee, OH $702 Register

 


AxisPro™

Duration:  2 days

This two-day course is designed for those individuals who have intimate working knowledge of high performance proportional valves and how they should be applied in the field of electro-hydraulics.  The foundation of this course assumes the attendee is familiar with Servo Proportional Valve Technology; PID theory and application and principles of open and closed loop systems as it applies to electro-hydraulics.  The AxisPro valve levels one through four are discussed, identifying key features and benefits with heavy concentration on the level 2 and 3 valve.  In addition to a classroom setting, attendees will work hands-on in a laboratory environment with AxisPro utilizing Eaton's ProFx Configure software.  The final measure of this course is the effective commission of an AxisPro valve which includes the exporting and importing of valve parameters and performing basic valve functions.

Prerequisites: 
Industrial Hydraulics or Mobile Hydraulics course; CANbus Basics; Electro-Hydraulics Maintenance and Troubleshooting course or equivalent advanced electro-hydraulic training

Who Should Attend: 
This course is appropriate for personnel who have working knowledge of high performance proportional valves and how they should be applied in the field of electro-hydraulics. Attendees should already be familiar with Servo Proportional Valve Technology; PID theory and application and principles of Open and Closed loop systems as it applies to electro-hydraulics.

Topics Covered:

  • Pro-FX Configure Software
  • Initialization
  • Operation
  • Data Plotting
  • VSC Mode
  • DPC Mode
  • DSC Mode
  • DFPC Mode


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a comprehensive written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_APRO January 17-18, 2019 Maumee, OH $564 Register
Hyx_ILT_APRO April 25-26, 2019 Maumee, OH $564 Register
Hyx_ILT_APRO August 8-9, 2019 Maumee, OH $564 Register
Hyx_ILT_APRO November 7-8, 2019 Maumee, OH $564 Register

 



CMA Mobile Valves

Duration: 2 Days

This class covers Eaton's new CMA mobile valve portfolio. Participants will gain insights and knowledge from a sales and technical overview of the latest technological products in the industry. This class will fulfill levels 100 thru 400 by combining classroom and hands-on lab time.

Prerequisites: 
None

Who Should Attend: 
This class is intended for authorized Eaton hydraulic components distributors and Eaton employees. This class is recommended for Eaton sales representatives, service personnel and sales support staff. This class satisfies the training requirement for authorized participants of the CMA Authorized Distributor Program.

Topics Covered:

  • CMA product overview
  • Features and benefits
  • Performance data
  • Sales review
  • Value proposition
  • Value specifications
  • Model coding
  • Hardware review
  • Cabling requirements
  • Software review
  • Modes of operation
  • Installation requirements
  • Valve setup and configuration
  • Diagnostics
  • Troubleshooting


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.


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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_CMA January 15-16, 2019 Maumee, OH $769 Register
Hyx_ILT_CMA April 23-24, 2019 Maumee, OH $769 Register
Hyx_ILT_CMA August 6-7, 2019 Maumee, OH $769 Register
Hyx_ILT_CMA November 5-6, 2019 Maumee, OH $769 Register

 


Eaton Industrial Hose School

Duration:  2.5 days

This two-and-a-half-day session is offered in Maumee, OH.  Included in the training will be a complete product catalog review and hands-on equipment training.

Prerequisites: 
None

Who Should Attend: 
For Eatons' authorized Industrial Hose product distributors and Eaton employees only.  End customers may attend with prior approval from their Eaton Area Sales Manager Representative.

Topics Covered:

  • Hose construction designs
  • Compounds & elastomer options
  • Industrial hose master catalog review
  • New hose offerings
  • Hose coupling selection techniques
  • Assembly equipment options
  • Hands-on hose preparation and assembly
  • Hands-on build session using Eaton approved hose couplings
  • Hose failures analysis
  • Overview of Eaton's PowerSource® application


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a comprehensive written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
NO OFFERINGS AT THIS TIME

 


Eaton Gear, Vane and Char-Lynn® Products Service School

Duration:  4 days

This four-day service and repair school covers all of Eaton's gear and vane products as well as Char-Lynn® brand low-speed, high-torque motors and steering control units.  This school combines both classroom and hands-on lab time. Students will review the principle of operation, product catalog information, and parts and service bulletins in a classroom setting. They will also learn first-hand how to tear down, repair and reassemble each of the different products.

Prerequisites
:  Mobile Hydraulics, Industrial Basics or Industrial Hydraulics

Who Should Attend: 
This class is for Eaton's Char-Lynn® and Eaton brand authorized distributors and Eaton employees only. This class is recommended for sales and service personnel who sell and/or repair Char-Lynn® and Eaton Brand  products.

Topics Covered:

  • Product function and identification
  • Model coding
  • Disassembly and reassembly
  • Repair kits
  • Performance data
  • Total servicing
  • Troubleshooting


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a comprehensive written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_CLSS April 9-12, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $936 Register
Hyx_ILT_CLSS August 20-23, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $936 Register

 


Hose Installation, Troubleshooting and Safety

Duration:  2 days

This 2-day course is designed for individuals interested in learning about the application, installation and selection of hose, hose fittings and connectors in hydraulic systems.
Prerequisites:  None

Who Should Attend: 
This course is appropriate for hydraulic mechanics, technicians and installers working with hydraulic hose and fittings or tube assemblies

Topics Covered:

  • Hose construction
    • Terminology
    • Tube reinforcement and cover materials
  • Hose specifications overview
    • SAE, CEN & ISO
  • Fitting design
    • Review of hose fitting designs
    • Attachment methods & assembly machine options
    • Proper selection using S-T-A-M-P-E-D
  • How to identify port & line connections
    • Identification tools and Use
    • American connections
    • ISO connections
    • German connections
    • French connections
    • British connections
    • Japanese connections
  • Leaks, causes & cures
    • Principles & techniques
    • Hands-on installation exercise
  • Hose routing & safety
    • Principles & techniques
    • Hands-on routing & installation exercise
  • Hose failure analysis
    • Principles & techniques


Completion Requirements:  Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions and exercises. 


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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_HITS May 14-15, 2019 Maumee, OH $564 Register
Hyx_ILT_HITS August 13-14, 2019 Maumee, OH $564 Register

 


Eaton's LifeSense® Certification School


Duration:
  2 days

This two-day session is offered in Maumee, OH.  It is designed to qualify Eaton distributors to successfully manufacture, test and install Eaton LifeSense® systems and hose assemblies.

Prerequisites:
  None

Who Should Attend: 
For distributors' experienced inside and outside sales personnel and Eaton employees. 

Topics Covered:

  • Introduction to LifeSense®
  • Building a hose assembly with hands-on assembly practice
  • Wired design technology with hands-on assembly practice
  • Wireless design technology with hands-on assembly practice
  • How to sell


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions and exercises and demonstrate proficiency in the course topics.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam and a hands-on exam with a score of 70% or higher.


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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
NO OFFERINGS AT THIS TIME

 


Closed and Open Circuit Piston Products Service School

Duration:  4 days

This four-day service and repair school covers all of Eaton's light, medium and heavy-duty open and closed circuit hydrostatic pumps, motors, and transmission products.  This school combines both classroom and hands-on lab time.  Students will review the principle of operation, product catalog information, parts and service bulletins in a classroom setting. They will also learn first-hand how to tear down, repair and re-assemble each of the different products.  The products covered will be series one pumps and motors, series two pumps, medium duty 70160, 70360, 72400, light duty model 600, 700, and 1100.  We will also cover the x20 series and PVM pumps.

Prerequisites:
  Mobile Hydraulics, Industrial Basics or Industrial Hydraulics

Who Should Attend: 
This class is for Eaton customers, authorized distributors and Eaton employees only.  This class is recommended for sales & service personnel who sell and/or repair Eaton's hydrostatic products.

Topics Covered:

  • Closed circuit principle of operation
  • Open circuit principle of operation
  • Product function and identification
  • Model & assembly coding
  • Disassembly & reassembly
  • Closed circuit controls
  • Open circuit controls
  • Performance data
  • Troubleshooting
  • Servicing


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a comprehensive written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_CCOC April 23-26, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $936 Register
Hyx_ILT_CCOC October 8-11, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $936 Register

 


Power and Controls Product Training (Levels 200 & 300)

Duration:  4.5 days

This four-and-a-half-day class covers Eaton branded power and control products. Participants will gain knowledge needed to recognize and identify the products offered under the Eaton, Vickers, Hydroline and Char-Lynn brand names. This class will fulfill both level 200 (required for inside sales) and level 300 (required for outside sales).

Required Prerequisites:

  • Systemic Contamination Control
  • Fundamental Hydraulics (or equivalent)

Recommended Prerequisites:
Mobile Hydraulics, Industrial Basics, Industrial Hydraulics, or equivalent experience

Who should attend:
For authorized Eaton hydraulic components distributors and Eaton employees only. This class is recommended for distributors, sales representatives, service personnel and sales support staff.
Topics covered:
VICKERS

  • Product features and offering
  • Vane and piston pumps and motors
  • Valves - proportional, servo, screw-in, slip-in cartridge and industrial
  • Cylinders
  • Locating catalog information
  • Model coding based on given data
  • Interpreting catalog tables
  • Determining part numbers for components and/or kits

CHAR-LYNN

  • Product features and offering
  • Geroter and Geroler® (spool, disc valve, VIS and HP 30 motors)
  • Steering control units
  • Torque generators
  • Locating catalog information
  • Model coding based on given data
  • Interpreting catalog tables
  • Determining part numbers for components and/or kits

EATON

  • Series one heavy duty closed circuit variable piston pumps, fixed and variable piston motors
  • Series two heavy duty closed circuit variable piston pumps
  • ME fixed displacement piston motors
  • Gear products
  • Mobile valve products
  • Hydroline cylinders
  • Filters and accumulators
  • Model coding based on given data
  • Interpreting catalog tables
  • Determining part numbers for components and/or kits

Completion Requirements:
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions to successfully complete this course. In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_PCPT February 18-22, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $700 Register

 


Warranty Center Failure Analysis

Duration:  2.5 days

This two-and-a-half-day failure and warranty analysis class focuses on typical causes of component failures, warranty analysis, product testing requirements and a review of how to process warranty claims.  This course incorporates both hands-on exercises and lectures to ensure students get a good understanding of how to analyze component failures.  The products covered in class include piston, vane, and gear pumps, directional control valves, low-speed high torque motors, light duty hydrostatic transmissions and steering valves.

Prerequisites:  Industrial Hydraulics/Industrial Basics, Mobile Hydraulics or equivalent.  Complete all level 200 Eaton certifications for Vickers®, Eaton, and Char-Lynn® product schools.  We also recommend that students attend the available Eaton and Char-Lynn® service schools.

Who Should Attend: 
For Eaton's authorized warranty center personnel only and Eaton employees.  This course is intended for technical service and repair personnel who work for Eaton's authorized warranty centers.

Topics Covered:

  • Failures covered by warranty
  • Failures caused by contamination
  • Failures caused by bad material
  • Failures that cause leakage
  • Failures caused by improper assembly
  • Failures that cause parts to break
  • Root cause of failures that show signs of smearing, seizing, sticking or gulling
  • Failure diagnoses
  • Product test procedures
  • Warranty analysis program
  • Identify product manufacturing locations
  • Best practices for populating a warranty reimbursement form


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a comprehensive written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_FA November 13-15, 2018 Eden Prairie, MN $615 Register
Hyx_ILT_FA December 10-12, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $615 Register

 


Pro-FX™ Sales Course

Duration:  1 day

Eaton offers this one-day course designed to introduce participants to the Eaton Pro-FX product line.  It includes overview of basic concepts of Electrohydraulics for better understanding of the role of the product.  Features of the programming software, HFX controllers and VFX displays are discussed.  Example project with real hardware is demonstrated for familiarity of software capabilities.

Prerequisites:  None

Who Should Attend: 
This course is for sales team personnel who need introductory knowledge of the Pro-FX product line and its capabilities.

Topics Covered:

  • HFX controller
  • VFX displays
  • Pro-FX Control software
  • Components of Electrohydraulic system
  • Factors affecting proportional valves
  • Feedback transducers overview
  • Data communication networks


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.


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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_FXS February 11, 2019 Houston, TX $249 Register
Hyx_ILT_FXS March 11, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $249 Register
Hyx_ILT_FXS April 22, 2019 Maumee, OH $249 Register
Hyx_ILT_FXS June 17, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $249 Register
Hyx_ILT_FXS September 9, 2019 Houston, TX $249 Register
Hyx_ILT_FXS November 4, 2019 Houston, TX $249 Register
Hyx_ILT_FXS December 2, 2019 Houston, TX $249 Register

 




Pro-FX™ Applications Course

Duration:  2 days

Eaton offers this two-day course designed to introduce participants to the Eaton Pro-FX Control software which is based on the IEC 61131-3 compliant CoDeSys version 3.5 integrated development environment.  Functions and features of the programming software, HFX controllers and VFX displays are covered. The Pro-FX libraries are introduced and many of the capabilities are discussed. Visualization capabilities within Pro-FX Control library are addressed.  Attendees will create, download, and test hands on project with real hardware.

Prerequisites:
  None

Who Should Attend: 
This course is appropriate for personnel involved in design and/or creation of electrohydraulic systems.  A basic understanding of PLC's or microprocessors, as well as familiarity with programming languages, is highly recommended for attendees.

Topics Covered:

  • Pro-FX Control user interface
  • Keywords, character set and identifiers
  • Data types, variables, and arrays
  • Function block library overview
  • Tasks in Pro-FX
  • Structured text overview
  • Using Eaton's Function Block libraries
  • Logic development with real life example
  • HFX Controller configuration and setup
  • VFX configuration and setup
  • Creating visualizations
  • Communicating with CAN interface
  • Compiling/downloading/debugging project


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.


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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_CFX November 13-14, 2018 Houston, TX $769 Register
Hyx_ILT_CFX February 12-13, 2019 Houston, TX $769 Register
Hyx_ILT_CFX March 12-13, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $769 Register
Hyx_ILT_CFX April 23-24, 2019 Maumee, OH $769 Register
Hyx_ILT_CFX June 18-19, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $769 Register
Hyx_ILT_CFX September 10-11, 2019 Houston, TX $769 Register
Hyx_ILT_CFX November 5-6, 2019 Houston, TX $769 Register
Hyx_ILT_CFX December 3-4, 2019 Houston, TX $769 Register

 




Pro-FX™ Advanced Applications Course

Duration:  2 days

Eaton offers this two-day course designed to introduce participants to the advanced concepts in Eaton Pro-FX Control software which is based on the IEC 61131-3 compliant CoDeSys version 3.5 integrated development environment.  Advanced features of the programming software, HFX controllers and VFX displays are covered.  The software development and project development considerations are addressed.

Prerequisites: 
Eaton's Pro-FXTM Applications Course

Who Should Attend: 
This course is appropriate for personnel involved in developing applications with Eaton's controllers in electrohydraulic systems.  A basic understanding of controllers, projects, as well as familiarity with programming languages is highly recommended for attendees.

Topics Covered:

  • Pro-FX Control
    · Project development
    · Libraries development
  • Software
    · OOPs concepts
    · Data structures
    · Process overview
    · Testing
    · Best practices
  • Projects demonstrating advanced features
    · HFX Controller
    · VFX displays
  • Overview of CAN network:  CANOpen, J1939 communication
  • Miscellaneous projects including data logging, H bridge


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.


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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_FXADV November 15, 2018 Houston, TX $769 Register
Hyx_ILT_FXADV February 14-15, 2019 Houston, TX $769 Register
Hyx_ILT_FXADV March 14-15, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $769 Register
Hyx_ILT_FXADV April 25-26, 2019 Maumee, OH $769 Register
Hyx_ILT_FXADV June 20-21, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $769 Register
Hyx_ILT_FXADV September 12-13, 2019 Houston, TX $769 Register
Hyx_ILT_FXADV November 7-8, 2019 Houston, TX $769 Register
Hyx_ILT_FXADV December 5-6, 2019 Houston, TX $769 Register

 

Technical courses are available to anyone that would like to attend and has met the pre-requisites.

Fundamentals of Industrial Hydraulics (regional)

Duration:  3 days

This three-day course emphasizes the fundamentals and principles of hydraulic system operation. The course focuses on component construction and operation, as well as the role of the individual components used in a hydraulic system. Fundamentals of Industrial Hydraulics is deployed as in-plant or regional training only.

Topics Covered include:

  • Hydraulic principles & fundamentals
  • Reservoirs & fluids
  • Gear, vane & piston pumps
  • Pressure controls
  • Directional controls
  • Flow controls
  • Cylinders
  • Vane & piston motors
  • Contamination control
  • Proportional & servo valves
  • Cartridge valves
  • Accumulators


Who Should Attend:
 This program is for companies & institutions that would like a Fluid Power Certified instructor to come to their facility to perform hydraulics training.

Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


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NO OFFERINGS AT THIS TIME

 


Industrial Basics

Duration:  4.5 days

This four-and-a-half-day course is a condensed version of the Industrial Hydraulics course that includes hands-on exercises which focus on industrial component construction and operation, as well as on the role of the individual components in an operating industrial hydraulic system.  Basic hydraulic formulas will be used for enhancing understanding.

Prerequisites:
  None

Who Should Attend: 
This course is appropriate for operations, sales, design, maintenance, and repair personnel who work with industrial machinery.

Topics Covered:

  • Hydraulic principles and fundamentals
  • Reservoirs and fluids
  • Gear, vane, and piston pumps
  • Pressure controls
  • Directional controls
  • Flow controls
  • Cylinders
  • Vane and piston motors
  • Contamination control
  • Proportional and servo valves
  • Cartridge valves
  • Accumulators


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_IB January 21-25, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $1436 Register
Hyx_ILT_IB June 10-14, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $1436 Register
Hyx_ILT_IB August 5-9, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $1436 Register

 


Industrial Hydraulics

Duration:  9.5 days

This two-week course covers the fundamentals and principles of industrial hydraulics with the additional emphasis on hands-on exercises.  The construction, operation, and uses of individual hydraulic components are a major focus of this program.  Basic hydraulic formulas will be used for enhancing understanding.

Prerequisites:
  None

Who Should Attend: 
This course is appropriate for operations, sales, design, maintenance, and repair personnel who work with industrial machinery.

Topics Covered:

  • Hydraulic principles and fundamentals
  • Basic system troubleshooting
  • Fluids
  • Reservoirs
  • Pumps and pumping principles
  • Pressure controls
  • Directional controls
  • Flow controls
  • Cartridge valves
  • Contamination control
  • Filters
  • Accumulators
  • Gear, vane, and piston motors
  • Electrohydraulic systems
  • Hydraulic circuits


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


Sessions:

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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_IH December 3-14, 2018 Maumee, OH $2026 Register
Hyx_ILT_IH January 21 - February 1, 2019 Maumee, OH $2026Register
Hyx_ILT_IH April 29 - May 10, 2019 Maumee, OH $2026 Register
Hyx_ILT_IH September 23 - October 4, 2019 Maumee, OH $2026 Register
Hyx_ILT_IH December 2-13, 2019 Maumee, OH $2026 Register

 


Advanced Industrial Hydraulics

Duration:  4.5 days

This four-and-a-half day course is designed for individuals interested in learning about industrial component selection and sizing.  This course will teach you the best methods for selection of a component.

Prerequisites:
  Students should have completed Industrial Hydraulics, Industrial Basics or equivalent training.

Who Should Attend: 
This course is appropriate for operations, sales, design, maintenance, and repair personnel who work with industrial machinery.

Topics Covered:

  • Pump sizing and control analysis
  • Relief valves
  • Direct acting directional control valves
  • Pilot operated directional control valves
  • Pressure control valve selection
  • Flow control selection
  • Cylinder specification and selection
  • Motor and control selection
  • Cartridge valve selection


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


Sessions:

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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_AIH June 3-7, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $1744 Register
Hyx_ILT_AIH October 21-25, 2019 Maumee, OH $1744 Register

 


Fundamentals of Mobile Hydraulics (Regional)

Duration:  3.0 days

This three-day course is a condensed version of the 4.5 day Mobile Hydraulics course, focusing on mobile hydraulic components and applications.  In addition, this course will include hands-on exercises which teach students how to make hydraulic circuits, component tear-down exercises, and the individual role of each component in a circuit.  Basic hydraulic formulas will be used for enhancing understanding.

Prerequisites:
  None.

Who Should Attend: 
This course is appropriate for operations, sales, maintenance, and repair personnel.

Topics Covered:

  • Hydraulic principles and fundamentals
  • Reservoirs and fluids
  • Actuators
  • Fixed pump principles
  • Variable pump principles
  • Hydrostatic transmissions
  • Pressure controls
  • Directional valves
  • Flow controls
  • Contamination controls
  • Cartridge valves
  • Steering
  • Fluid Conductors
  • Accumulators
  • Mobile hydraulic circuits


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


Sessions:

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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
NO OFFERINGS AT THIS TIME

 


Mobile Hydraulics

Duration:  4.5 days

This four-and-a-half-day course is a condensed version of the Industrial Hydraulics course, but focuses solely on mobile hydraulic components and applications.  In addition, this course will include hands-on exercises which teach students how to make hydraulic circuits, component tear-down exercises, and the individual role of each component in a circuit.  Basic hydraulic formulas will be used for enhancing understanding.

Prerequisites:
  None.

Who Should Attend: 
This course is appropriate for operations, sales, maintenance, and repair personnel.

Topics Covered:

  • Hydraulic principles and fundamentals
  • Reservoirs and fluids
  • Actuators
  • Fixed pump principles
  • Variable pump principles
  • Hydrostatic transmissions
  • Pressure controls
  • Directional valves
  • Flow controls
  • Contamination controls
  • Cartridge valves
  • Steering
  • Accumulators
  • Mobile hydraulic circuits


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


Sessions:

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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_MH November 5-9, 2018 Eden Prairie, MN $1436 Register
Hyx_ILT_MH February 25 - March 1, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $1436 Register
Hyx_ILT_MH May 13-17, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $1436 Register
Hyx_ILT_MH July 29 - August 2, 2019 Maumee, OH $1436 Register
Hyx_ILT_MH October 21-25, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $1436 Register

 


Advanced Mobile Hydraulics

Duration:  4.5 days

This four-and-a-half-day course will cover how to select and properly size components used in mobile hydraulic circuits.  It will not cover industrial applications.  Students will learn the correct methods for properly sizing components selected and not relying on “general rules” to optimize the energy use within a system.  The course is math intensive, as basic math and physics are used to calculate required performance requirements for applications.

Prerequisites:
  Eaton’s distributor’s personnel should complete all authorized brand certifications (either on-line or by instructor led courses) through level 300, as well as Industrial Hydraulics/Industrial Basics, Electrohydraulics Maintenance & Troubleshooting and Troubleshooting.
Non-distributor personnel should have completed Industrial Hydraulics/Industrial Basics or Mobile Hydraulics, Electrohydraulics Maintenance & Troubleshooting and Troubleshooting.

Who Should Attend: 
This course is appropriate for personnel involved with the application and design of hydraulic systems and for product application specialists.
NOTE:  This course will meet the requirements for the Eaton 400 level certification for distributors and employees as part of the Channel Compensation Resource (CCR) program. Certification is valid 3 years.

Topics Covered:

  • Pump energy utilization
  • Open circuit pump controls including pressure comp, load sensing and torque limiting
  • Pump sizing
  • Pressure controls (reducing, unloading, sequencing, counterbalance) selection and sizing
  • Directional controls - selection and sizing
  • Flow controls - selection and sizing
  • Light/medium/heavy duty transmission sizing and selection
  • Cylinders - selection, sizing and mounting styles
  • Motors - selection and sizing
  • Hydrostatic steering selection and sizing
  • Heat load calculations
  • Heat exchanger sizing
  • Filtration selection and sizing
  • Reservoir selection and sizing


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


Sessions:

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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_AMH March 18-22, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $1744 Register

 


Fundamentals of Electrohydraulics (Regional)

Duration:  3 days

This three-day course emphasizes the fundamentals and principles of electrohydraulic system components and circuit operation.  The course focuses on open and closed loop proportional control systems.  Attendees will work hands-on with a wide series of control products in a laboratory environment to set-up, tune and troubleshoot flow and direction control circuits.  In addition, students will learn how to properly maintain their hydraulic system to maximize efficiency and reduce system downtime by learning various troubleshooting techniques.  Basic electrical/electronics formulas will be used for enhancing understanding.

Prerequisites:  Students should have completed Industrial Hydraulics, Industrial Basics, Mobile Hydraulics or equivalent training.

Who Should Attend: 
This course is appropriate for application engineers, and maintenance and repair personnel.  Attendees are encouraged to have a background in hydraulics, but electronics knowledge is not a requirement.

Topics Covered:

  • Hydraulic and electronic principles and equivalents
  • Operational amplifiers
  • Proportional valves operation
  • Proportional flow, directional and pressure control valves
  • Proportional power plugs
  • Proportional amplifiers
  • On-board electronic proportional valves
  • Controller basics, data communication networks overview


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


Sessions:

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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_EHMT3 February 19-21, 2019 Houston, TX $923 Register
Hyx_ILT_EHMT3 March 26-28, 2019 Maumee, OH $923 Register
Hyx_ILT_EHMT3 July 9-11, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $923 Register
Hyx_ILT_EHMT3 August 27-29, 2019 Maumee, OH $923 Register
Hyx_ILT_EHMT3 October 29-31, 2019 Houston, TX $923 Register

 




Electrohydraulics Maintenance and Troubleshooting

Duration:  4.5 days

This four-and-a-half-day course emphasizes the fundamentals and principles of electrohydraulic system components and circuit operation.  The course focuses on open and closed loop proportional as well as servo control systems.  Attendees will work hands-on with a wide series of control products in a laboratory environment to set-up, tune and troubleshoot flow, direction, and pressure control circuits.  In addition, students will learn how to properly maintain their hydraulic system to maximize efficiency and reduce system downtime by learning various troubleshooting techniques.  Basic electrical/electronics formulas will be used for enhancing understanding.

Prerequisites:
  Students should have completed Industrial Hydraulics, Industrial Basics, Mobile Hydraulics or equivalent training.

Who Should Attend: 
This course is appropriate for application engineers, and maintenance and repair personnel.  Attendees are encouraged to have a background in hydraulics, but electronics knowledge is not a requirement.

Topics Covered:

  • Hydraulic and electronic principles and equivalents
  • Operational amplifiers
  • Proportional valves operation
  • Proportional flow, directional and pressure control valves
  • Servo valves and amplifiers
  • Proportional power plugs
  • Proportional amplifiers
  • On-board electronic proportional valves
  • Controller basics, data communication networks overview


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


Sessions:

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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_EHMT March 4-8, 2019 Maumee, OH $1744 Register
Hyx_ILT_EHMT May 20-24, 2019 Maumee, OH $1744 Register

 


Cartridge Valves

Duration:  3 days

This three-day course covers both the theory and operations of DIN (slip-in) and screw-in cartridge valves. Operating principles of the most commonly used cartridge valves will be described and students will perform lab exercises to reinforce the concepts of how these components are used in both mobile and industrial hydraulic circuits.
Prerequisites:  Students should have completed Industrial Hydraulics, Industrial Basics, Mobile Hydraulics or equivalent training.
Who Should Attend:  This course is appropriate for personnel involved with the maintenance and application of hydraulic systems and for product application specialists. It is not intended to be an engineering design level course.
Topics Covered:

  • Cartridge valve basics
  • Pressure control concepts
  • Load holding - over center and pilot operated
  • Systemic contamination control
  • Flow control concepts
  • Directional valve concepts
  • Proportional valves
  • Logic valves
  • Check valves

Completion Requirements:  Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises and assignments. In addition, successful completion of this course will require successfully passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


Sessions:

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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_CV January 29-31, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $923 Register
Hyx_ILT_CV April 2-4, 2019 Maumee, OH $923 Register
Hyx_ILT_CV September 10-12, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $923 Register
Hyx_ILT_CV October 15-17, 2019 Maumee, OH $923 Register

 


Circuit Design

Duration:  4.5 days

This four-and-a-half-day course will cover how to select and properly size components used in industrial hydraulic circuits.  It will not cover mobile applications.  Students will learn the correct methods for properly sizing components selected, and not relying on “general rules” to optimize the energy use within a system.  The course is math intensive, as basic math and physics are used to calculate required performance requirements for applications.

Prerequisites:
  Eaton’s distributor’s personnel should complete all authorized brand certifications (either on-line or by instructor led courses) through level 300, as well as Industrial Hydraulics/Industrial Basics, Electrohydraulics Maintenance & Troubleshooting and Troubleshooting.
Non-distributor personnel should have completed Industrial Hydraulics/Industrial Basics or Mobile Hydraulics, Electrohydraulics Maintenance & Troubleshooting and Troubleshooting.

Who Should Attend: 
This course is appropriate for personnel involved with the application and design of hydraulic systems and for product application specialists.

Topics Covered:

  • Reservoir selection and sizing
  • Pump selection
  • Pump sizing & control analysis (pressure comp and torque limiting)
  • Pressure controls (reducing, unloading, counterbalance, sequence, back-pressure) - selection and sizing
  • Directional controls - selection and sizing
  • Flow controls - selection and sizing
  • Cylinders - selection, sizing, and mounting styles
  • Motors - selection and sizing
  • Heat load calculations
  • Heat exchanger sizing
  • Filtration selection and sizing
  • Fluid conductor sizing
  • Power units


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


Sessions:

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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_CD February 25 - March 1, 2019 Maumee, OH $1744 Register
Hyx_ILT_CD April 8-12, 2019 Maumee, OH $1744 Register

 


Fleet Utility Hydraulics

Duration: 4.5 days

This four-and-a-half-day course focuses solely on mobile hydraulic components and applications specific to the aerial platform industry. In addition, this course will include hands-on exercises which teach students how to make hydraulic circuits, component tear-down exercises, and the individual role of each component in a circuit. Basic hydraulic formulas will be used for enhancing understanding.

Prerequisites:
None

Who Should Attend:
This course is appropriate for operations, sales, maintenance, and repair personnel.

Topics
Covered:

  • Basic Hydraulics
  • Graphic Symbols
  • Reservoirs & Fluids
  • Pumps – Fixed Displacement – Operation and Troubleshooting
  • Pressure Controls – Types, Operation and Troubleshooting
  • Directional Control Valves – Types, Operation and Troubleshooting
  • Flow Controls – Types, Operation and Troubleshooting
  • Pumps – Variable Displacement – Operation and Troubleshooting
  • Actuators– Types, Operation and Troubleshooting
  • Fluid Conductors
  • Cartridge Valves – Types, Operation and Troubleshooting
  • Accumulators– Operation and Troubleshooting
  • Contamination Control & Fluid Basics
  • Component Functions and Failures
  • Ladder Logic Symbols (electrical symbols)
  • Circuit and Control Analysis
  • Motor Circuits– Types, Operation and Troubleshooting
  • Troubleshooting Basics w/ Exercises using customer's diagnostic tools
  • Systematic Troubleshooting
  • Logical Troubleshooting


Completion Requirements:
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments. In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


Sessions:

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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_FLEET March 11-15, 2019 Maumee, OH $1436 Register
Hyx_ILT_FLEET May 20-24, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $1436 Register
Hyx_ILT_FLEET September 23-27, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $1436 Register

 


Hydraulic Schematics

Duration:  4.5 days

This four-and-a-half-day course is designed to teach students how to create schematics from customer specifications.  The course begins with building blocks of typical applications and progresses to more complex applications, and teaches how to integrate them into one system.

Prerequisites:
  None

Who Should Attend: 
This course is appropriate for operations, sales, maintenance, and repair personnel.

Topics Covered:

  • Cylinder synchronization
  • Designing with long actuator lines
  • Regenerative systems
  • Pressure and flow control systems
  • Safety clamp, lift and locking systems
  • Single and multi-pump relief and unloading
  • Anti-cavitation circuits
  • Accumulator control systems
  • Remote pressure limit systems
  • Load sensing systems
  • Motor circuit design
  • Steering systems
  • Designing with mobile valves


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


Sessions:

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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_HYDSCH June 17-21, 2019 Maumee, OH $1,744.00 Register
Hyx_ILT_HYDSCH October 7-11, 2019 Maumee, OH $1,744.00 Register

 

 


Pump Controls

Duration:  3 days

This three-day course will familiarize students with the theory of operation of variable displacement pumps (both open and closed circuit).  Students will learn the principles of operation for pressure compensation, load-sensing, and torque limiting for open loop pumps.  Mechanical, hydraulic, and electro-hydraulic controls for closed loop pump applications will be taught as well as the differences between a pressure override control and power limiting.  In addition, students will gain an understanding of how to optimize a fixed displacement pump system to minimize energy loss during operation.

Prerequisites: 
Mobile Hydraulics, Industrial Hydraulics or Industrial Basics

Who Should Attend: 
This course is ideal for anyone that has a need to understand the proper application and use of pump controls in open and closed circuit applications.

Topics Covered:

  • Benefits of variable displacement vs. fixed displacement pumps
  • Pressure compensation
  • Load sensing (flow compensation)
  • Torque limiting
  • Horsepower regulation
  • Manual pump controls
  • Master slave arrangements
  • Hydraulic remote
  • Electro-hydraulic
  • Constant pressure (mooring) control
  • Multiple pump systems


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


Sessions:

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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_PC May 7-9, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $1026 Register
Hyx_ILT_PC July 16-18, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $1026 Register

 





Troubleshooting

Duration:  4.5 days

This four-and-a-half-day course is designed for those individuals involved with troubleshooting hydraulic systems in the industrial environment.  The objective of this course is to familiarize students with the proper techniques to perform systematic troubleshooting from symptom identification to fault isolation.  Hands-on training is utilized to provide students the opportunity to perform troubleshooting techniques.

Prerequisites:
 Students should have completed either Industrial Hydraulics or Industrial Basics, or equivalent training.

Who Should Attend: 
This course is appropriate for application engineers, maintenance and repair personnel.

Topics Covered:

  • Hydraulic fundamentals
  • Component functions and failures
  • Graphic symbology review
  • Circuit and control analysis
  • Clamp and work circuits
  • Contamination control
  • Diagnostic instruments
  • Systematic troubleshooting procedures


Completion Requirements: 
Students will be required to attend and participate in all sessions, exercises, and assignments.  In addition, successful completion of this course will require passing a written exam with a score of 70% or higher.


Sessions:

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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_TS December 17-21, 2018 Maumee, OH $1436 Register
Hyx_ILT_TS March 18-22, 2019 Maumee, OH $1436 Register
Hyx_ILT_TS June 10-14, 2019 Maumee, OH $1436 Register
Hyx_ILT_TS July 22-26, 2019 Maumee, OH $1436 Register
Hyx_ILT_TS November 18-22, 2019 Maumee, OH $1436 Register






IFPS Connector and Conductor Certification Review

Duration:  1.5 days

This one-and-a-half day course is appropriate for individuals who have been trained in the field of fluid power and need to sharpen their skills by achieving Fluid Power Connector & Conductor Certification.  The Connector & Conductor certifications require a three (3) hour job performance (hands-on) test and a three (3) hour written test.

Recommended Prerequisites:  IFPS has created a study manual for candidates who wish to prepare for the Connector & Conductor Certification exam.  This course is a review session and students should prepare themselves by reviewing this manual prior to attending.

IFPS Exam:
 The corresponding three (3) hour job performance (hands-on) test will follow the conclusion of the 1½ day review session on the afternoon of the second day.  The three (3) hour written test will be offered at the same location on the following day after the job performance (hands-on) test.  Test registrations must be made through the International Fluid Power Society at www.ifps.org for both the job performance and the written test, and are charged separately from the review session.

Who Should Attend:

Any fluid power professional involved in the selection, application, installation or sales of connectors and components.

Topics Covered:

  • Product identification
    · Hose and coupling identification
    · Identifying threads and selecting the proper O-ring
  • Assembly component selection
    · S-T-A-M-P-E-D method for selecting proper tubing & fittings
    · Selecting abrasion protection
    · Converting English and metric units - pressure conversions
  • Assembly procedure and operation
    · Measuring hose assemblies
    · Cutting and skiving hose
    · How to measure using a dial caliper or micrometer
    · Determining displacement angles
    · Cleaning of hose assemblies and cleanliness levels
    · Flaring tubing and brazing assemblies
    · Nomographic chart
  • Related topics
    · Leakage safety
    · Fastener standards, specifications and markings
    · Basic fastener types, terminology, measurements and strength classes
    · Hose assembly routing tips 


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NO OFFERINGS AT THIS TIME






IFPS Hydraulic Specialist Certification Review

Duration:  4 days

This four-day review course is appropriate for individuals who have been trained and work in the field of fluid power and need to sharpen their skills in various areas to become certified as an International Fluid Power Society Hydraulic Specialist.

Recommended Prerequisites:
 IFPS has created a study manual for candidates who wish to prepare for the Hydraulic Specialist exam. This course is a review session and students should prepare themselves by reviewing this manual prior to attending.

IFPS Exam:
 The three (3) hour written test will be offered at the same location on the following day after the review. Test registrations must be made through the International Fluid Power Society at www.ifps.org for both the job performance and the written test, and are charged separately from the review session.

Who Should Attend:  
Any fluid power professional involved in application, design or sales of hydraulic systems.

Topics Covered:

  • Hydraulic symbols
  • Circuit diagrams, size components, recognizing functions
  • System parameters
  • Force, distance, work, torque, speed, velocity and power
  • Load calculations
  • Motor characteristics
  • Hydraulic pump and motor applications
  • Valve sizing for hydraulic circuits
  • Electrohydraulics: prop valves & amplifier cards
  • Accumulators, intensifiers & boosters
  • Heat exchangers & fluid conductors
  • Filtration, fluids and lubricants
  • Troubleshooting


Sessions:

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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
Hyx_ILT_FPS-SP April 1-4, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $923 Register
Hyx_ILT_FPS-SP May 13-16, 2019 Maumee, OH $923 Register
Hyx_ILT_FPS-SP September 16-19, 2019 Maumee, OH $923 Register
Hyx_ILT_FPS-SP November 4-7, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN $923 Register

 
 




IFPS Connector and Conductor Written Exam*


Sessions:

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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
NO OFFERINGS AT THIS TIME

*Test registrations must be made thru IFPS at www.ifps.org

 
 




IFPS Hydraulic Specialist Written Exam*


Sessions:

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Course Code Date Address Tuition Enroll
  April 5, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN    
  May 17, 2019 Maumee, OH    
  September 20, 2019 Maumee, OH    
  November 8, 2019 Eden Prairie, MN    

*Test registrations must be made thru IFPS at www.ifps.org