Back by popular demand will be a full day of pre-conference workshops* on May 13, presented by MSOE and the International Fluid Power Society (IFPS). New this year will be IFPS certification testing.
*Requires Separate Registration
Fluid Power Basics Workshop
MSOE’s Tom Wanke will once again be offering his “Fluid Power Basics Workshop.” This introductory level workshop will cover the benefits and challenges of using fluid power systems for power transmission and motion control. Physical laws that govern how and why fluid power systems function will be discussed. Individual components that comprise a fluid power system; including design, construction, operational performance and efficiency characteristics will be presented. ISO symbology used for representing individual components will be covered. The workshop will conclude with a brief overview of circuit architectures.
Wanke is the Director of the Milwaukee School of Engineering’s Fluid Power Industrial Consortium and Industry Relations. He’s one of the industry’s most popular trainers, with more than three decades of fluid power courses to his credit.
Advanced Hydraulics Mashup
IFPS’ Tom Blansett will once again present an eight-hour long course, Advanced Hydraulics Mashup, in which he will cover the following:
IFPS Certification Testing
Finally, IFPS will be offering all of its certification tests, including:
Candidates should register at www.ifps.org/certifications-offered. There, they should select the certification they are interested in. Once a certification is selected, the candidates should use zip code 53202 and test date May 13, 2019 when selecting Test Location & Date on the Test Application.