Henry Ford College

TADV 121 Introduction to Hydraulics

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This course will introduce new students to the world of industrial and manufacturing hydraulics. This is an 18-hour survey course that includes 6 hours of lecture and 12 hours of hands-on instruction. This course is designed to familiarize students with basic hydraulic functions to prepare students for entry-level positions in either manufacturing or manufacturing maintenance positions. The student will assemble hydraulic components and sub-systems and operate a hydraulic system during the three 6-hour sessions.