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Swagelok Allentown | Allentown Fluid Systems, Inc.

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Essential Training in Fluid System Fundamentals

Swagelok Essentials training courses provide critical skills for developing, building, and maintaining dependable fluid systems. Taught by Swagelok-certified trainers at locations and times convenient to you, these courses provide a strong foundation of knowledge and the techniques behind fluid component systems.

Tube Fitting Installation Essentials — Students will learn foundational tube fitting knowledge that ensures system integrity and minimizes leakage risks. The course covers proper tube selection, cutting, and deburring; assembly of a Swagelok® tube fitting; and gauging a tube fitting assembly.

Hose Essentials — Understanding the fundamentals helps to extend hose production cycles, ensure safety, and lower total cost of ownership. Instructors introduce common terminology, explain variables impacting hose selection, and show how to select hose for different applications. Coursework includes common practices for conducting hose inspections and best practices for preventive maintenance.

Tube Fitting Installation Inspection Essentials — Proper inspection is instrumental in mitigating and minimizing risk of leakage. This course will teach students to identify correct tube system placement, correctly install Swagelok® tube fittings, and troubleshoot other common fluid system mistakes.

Medium/High Pressure Cone and Thread Essentials — This course provides foundational knowledge in cone and thread preparation and installation. The goal is to enable safe, optimal performance of cone and thread fittings in medium and high pressure systems.

Tube Bending Essentials — Bending tube helps to eliminate mechanical connections, which can be a source for leaks in traditional piping systems. In this course, Swagelok instructors cover the basics of tube bending.

Swagelok Tube Fitting and VCR® Face Seal Fitting Installation - This seminar was designed for anyone involved in the installation, design and/or fabrication of fluid systems. System fabricators, contractors and technicians will benefit from the hands-on installation exercises from the enhanced VCR® face seal fitting training. Engineers and draftsmen will have a better understanding of the strengths and limitations of the fittings and how they function.

Swagelok VCR® and VCO® Face Seal Fitting Installation - This course was designed for system fabricators, contractors and technicians as well as engineers and draftsmen. The comprehensive overview and hands-on installation exercises will give all participants a better understanding the strengths and limitations of VCR® and VCO® fittings and how they function.