Apprentice & Undergraduate Summer School July 2019 - THIS IS NOW FULL

Preparing YOU for the world of work and improving your capability, employability and safe working practices

The National Fluid Power Centre has some of the BEST practical training facilities in Europe and highly experienced Systems Training Engineers able to provide outstanding tuition and training to YOUR Apprentices and Undergraduates. These are their FIRST STEPS TO INTEGRATED SYSTEMS ENGINEERING adding vital knowledge and skills, enabling Employers to quickly integrate new staff into existing maintenance teams.

This course covers 8 days of tuition, knowledge and skills development plus a written examination and ‘one-to-one’ practical assessment.

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Course Details


8 day course, starting 1pm Monday – 12-30 Friday each week


£1,350/pp +VAT

JULY COURSE Planned Dates for Summer 2019

First Week: W/C 15th July 2019

  • Monday Start time 1.00 p.m to 5.00 pm
  • Tuesday – Thursday 9.00 a.m. start – 5.00 p.m. finish
  • Friday 9.00 am start – 12.30 lunchtime finish

Second Week: W/C 22nd July 2019

  • Monday Start time 1.00 p.m to 5.00 pm
  • Tuesday – Thursday 9.00 a.m. start – 5.00 p.m. finish
  • Friday 9.00 am start – 12.30 lunchtime finish

Entry Requirements:

Course Aims

  • To ensure candidates have a better overall knowledge and understanding of hydraulic system components, their function, operation and how they form a working circuit.
  • Improve communication levels as terminology is better understood, together with key aspects of health and safety, resulting in improved levels of safe working practices when working with and around hydraulic systems

Course Objectives

We combine 3 established courses leading to a CETOP Recognised Qualification This combination meets and exceeds the BFPA Minimum Education Recommendations for Hydraulics at this level and supports the BFPA TRAINING PASSPORT.

YOU WILL COVER: fundamental hydraulic principles, symbols and circuitry, component function and operation, hydraulic fluids and contamination control, hoses and couplings, maintenance procedures and safe working practices.

This course has a HIGH Practical Content
YOU WILL build working circuits, go through setting up procedures and safe working practices, investigate performance and record results. You will gain knowledge and skills to improve your work based performance

FINALLY YOU WILL be further educated and trained to take the CETOP Level 1(H1) Competence Based Qualification. This will involve a written and practical assessment to gain this CETOP recognised qualification awarded in the UK by the BFPA.

From: £1,350.00 + VAT

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