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.
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.
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.
Regulator selection is a primary consideration when designing your fluid system. Learn how the right regulator for your application can help increase safety while improving efficiency, as well as regulator basics and how to identify and resolve common issues.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Safety is a key consideration when selecting, maintaining, or replacing valves. Learn to choose the right valves for your applications by identifying proper valve types and functions, understanding key features and construction, and identifying common issues.