Basics hydraulics

Learning objectives

You will master the basics of the hydraulic system and be able to read hydraulic diagrams.

You will also become familiar with the components of the hydraulic system and be able to perform simple measurements and use hydraulic measuring tools properly.

You will calculate the basic hydraulic variables and evaluate these.

Course content

  • Basics hydraulics
  • Function of hydraulic components
  • Structure and measurement of simple hydraulic circuits
  • Recognising basic hydraulic components
  • Reading and understanding hydraulic diagrams with the corresponding signals

Target group

  • Workshop personnel
  • Service technicians


No preliminary knowledge required


Three days

Information and registration

For further information please contact your Wirtgen Group sales and service company or authorized dealer.