Training concept for pneumatics and hydraulics

Educational and training institutes are faced with the challenge of training people who are sought after by local businesses. What they need is well-trained, highly skilled employees with a sense of responsibility. Our learning solutions are precisely tailored to this objective.

The training concept for a complete skill set

Five steps to long-term learning success


1. Learn

  • Read the description of the problem in theworkbook
  • Understand the assignment
  • Gain any missing knowledge

2. Plan

  • Design a draft circuit with FluidSIM®
  • Generate a circuit diagram with a bill of materials

3. Implement

4. Check

  • Compare the target and actual status and carry out specific troubleshooting, for example withcomponentsfrom measuring technology

5. Evaluate and document

  • Evaluate the result, optimise and ensure professional documentation with the worksheets of the workbookand FluidSIM®CAD drawings

The advantages of our modular training system

Flexibility: You create your own learning environment according to your training, organisational and ergonomic requirements.

Efficiency: You save time thanks to an integrated training system consisting of hardware, teachware and software.

Individuality: Need to train on special topics? Order additional components for your own tasks or project ideas.


Online dictionary and symbols


Our free for automation technologyTo the online dictionary


Here you can find the symbolsfor our products. The symbols conform to ISO 1219, part 1 and EN 60617, parts 2 to 13.




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