Necessary qualification:

General technical understanding.

Learning objective:

The participants learn about the structure and function of pneumatic elements, and they should be enabled to understand and put up the basic control systems.

Target group:

Manufacturing employees who are responsbile for operation and monitoring of the machines and for carrying out defined adjustment and maintenance.

Seminar duration:

4 days

Topics:

  • Compressed air properties
  • Generation, distribution and preparation of compressed air
  • Structure and functioning of pneumatic devices     
  • Operating elements and valves (directional control valves, pressure valves, shut-off valves, and flow control valves)
  • Graphical symbols according to ISO 1219
  • Development and design of simple control systems
  • Practical exercises