Pneumatics for Engineers

This four-day course is designed for maintenance personnel and machine operators to develop the necessary skills and knowledge to carry out maintenance tasks on pneumatic and electro-pneumatic systems. Delegates will benefit from valuable hands on experience and utilise a wide range of industrial components.  

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Pneumatics for Engineers

Course summary

Course content;

  • Understand health & safety in pneumatic systems and apply safe working practices
  • Demonstrate the safe isolation of work equipment and apply best practice
  • Understand the basic principles of pneumatics (Units, pressure, forces etc)
  • Identify a wide range of pneumatic & electro-pneumatic components
  • Identify related ISO 1219 symbols and interpret circuit diagrams
  • Construct and test pneumatic and electro-pneumatic circuits
  • Design and construct logic circuits in small groups to meet specific machine criteria
  • Use visual indicators and manual overrides to check the operation of components
  • Interpret circuit diagrams and demonstrate a logical approach to fault finding
  • Understand how PLC’s are interfaced and used to control pneumatic systems

 

Pre-requisites

There are no pre-requisites for this course.

 

Assessment

Delegates will be closely monitored and assessed by NITAL's skilled and experienced tutors. Successful delegates will receive NITAL certificate of attendance.

 

Potential course outcomes

  • Increased awareness of workplace Health & Safety involving pneumatics.
  • Less reliance on contractors
  • Reduced equipment downtime
  • Quicker fault location due to the operators increased awareness.
  • Increased communication between engineers and machine operators.  
  • Add course attendance to CPD

 

Additional

All delegates will be expected to supply their own safety footwear and suitable overalls/workwear when attending this course.

Duration: 4 Days Cost: £TBC + VAT Course Code: PFE0118 Location: NITAL Training Centre

Pneumatics for Engineers

This four-day course is designed for maintenance personnel and machine operators to develop the necessary skills and knowledge to carry out maintenance tasks on pneumatic and electro-pneumatic systems. Delegates will benefit from valuable hands on experience and utilise a wide range of industrial components.  

Register Interest