Tel: +1 (604) 900-1980

Hydraulic Piping and Instrumentation

"This course is part of a comprehensive program. Please contact us for more information."

Contact Us

Course Description

Piping and tubing transport hydraulic energy throughout the circuit of a hydraulic system. This piping may be flexible or rigid. When flexible or rigid piping aren’t the best solution, connection blocks may be used. In addition, several types of instruments measure pressure and flow in hydraulic circuits.

Course Details

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, you will be able to

  • Understand the use of piping and tubing
  • Describe the features of flexible and rigid piping
  • Recognize the difference between fittings and one-touch fittings
  • List the two connection types of rigid piping
  • Understand the use of connection blocks
  • List the types of pressure measuring instruments
  • Describe how a pressure gauge works
  • Understand the functions of a pressure switch and pressure transducer
  • List the types of flow measuring instruments
  • Identify what a multimeter can measure

Preparing you for success

The Northwest Skills Institute is an industry focused training organization.

Our programs are geared specifically for industry, making students more qualified and READY FOR WORK.

Runner to target

It's time to upskill your employees and solve your workforce problems.

Contact our program coordinator

Trusted by companies looking to develop highly skilled workers

Manufacturing BC
Discover Tours
Print Forward
Mission Community
Arcteryx
BC Food & Beverage
BSIA
Go Industrial
Great Little Box Company
BC Apparel & Gear
Mustang Survival
Red Wood Rubber

Northwest Skills Institute
Proud Member of

NW Skills acknowledges and respects the traditional territories of the First Nations, Métis, and Inuit peoples upon which we and our partners carry out our work across Canada. We thank the hereditary First Peoples who continue to live on and care for these lands.