This pneumatic training course covers the use of compressed air for pneumatic control and as a signaling medium. A complete overview is given, covering compressors, storage, dryers and distribution as well as the design, construction and operation of a range of actuators, valves and ancillary equipment. The relevant ISO symbols are introduced and included in the circuit diagrams. This course ensures a sound competence in the safe operation and maintenance of one of the most common automation elements in industry.
Students need no prior experience, but a GED or high school diploma is suggested. Basic algebra and conversions are involved. Class is limited to 8 students. NC3 Fundamentals of Pneumatics Certification offered with this course.