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INT 40130 - Air Preparation

0.33 CR
The air compressor is a basic component of any pneumatic system. Air is compressed in a pneumatic system, conditioned, and transmitted so that it can be used to push, pull, do work, or develop power. The efficiency of air compressors is important to the overall operation of a pneumatic system. In this module, the student will learn how air is conditioned and compressed so that it may be used to create power.

Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Perform maintenance functions safely.
  2. Investigate different production methodologies and their importance in manufacturing.
  3. Develop preventative and prediction maintenance programs.
  4. Identify and install individual components used in pneumatic circuits
  5. Identify and install individual components used in hydraulic circuits
  6. Maintain/repair pneumatic and hydraulic systems.