BFPA accredited hydraulics training

H1 hydraulic competence assessment

Location: Aberdeen
Duration: 2 days

This course is intended for anyone with a technical background who works on machines incorporating hydraulic systems. This is the first level of competency assessment, allowing progression to more advanced levels of courses.

It assesses the practical skills and theoretical knowledge of the attendee to the H1 level, as determined by the specifications laid out by BFPA.

Candidates who successfully pass both the practical and theory elements of the assessment will receive a BFPA H1 certificate.

Level 1 hydraulics training programme

Location – Aberdeen
Duration – 3 days

Suitable for anyone involved in the maintenance and operation of fluid power systems, this course covers basic hydraulics principles, hydraulic symbols and notation, basic electrical theory, and health and safety.

Level 2 hydraulics training programme

Location – Aberdeen
Duration – 4 days

This course is suitable for personnel with a level 1 qualification who are plant managers, engineers, technicians, or craftsmen involved in the maintenance and management of fluid power systems.

Key areas covered in this training course include pumps and associates control systems, causes of pump failures, valve sizing and performance, proportional control, and hydraulic motor performance.