Essentials: Valve and Hose Training | Swagelok Southwest | Swagelok
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Swagelok Southwest

Your Authorized Swagelok Sales and Service Center

Essentials: Valve and Hose Training | Full Day

Hose Essentials Training Course
PHOTO: Learn the essentials of proper application and maintenance from our experts.

Essentials Training: Hose Essentials and Valve Essentials

Join us for a day of in-depth training on hose and valve selection, operation and maintenance. Assure safe, reliable and long lasting fluid systems and components. Taught by a Swagelok® Certified Instructor.

Next Class is TBD

Interested? Please email Karen.Polen@Swagelok.com, Fill this Form or call Karen at (602) 268-4848.

What do attendees receive?

  • Upon Completion of Hose Essentials, you will understand proper hose assembly and guidelines for successful hose operations that are critical in preventing premature failures and poor results.
  • Upon Completion of Valve Essentials, you will acquire foundational knowledge that helps reduce costs, ensure safety, and extend production cycles in your valve population.
Course Topics Outline
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon:  Hose Essentials
  • Understand common terms pertaining to hoses
  • Evaluate hose fits for various purposes
  • Recognize hose selection variables
  • Determine hose length and installation
  • Master common practices when conducting hose inspections
  • Discover best practices for preventative maintenance of hoses
  • Recall common issues found in hose applications
  • Identify potential issues and roadblocks in hose applications
12:00 Noon:  Lunch Provided
 
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.:  Valve Essentials
  • Identify valve types, functions, construction, and operation
  • Understand proper installation, repair, and troubleshooting of valves
  • Define leakage and how to control it
  • Define flow and understand system factors impacting flow
  • Identify and list factors affecting services life
  • Learn to read flow and understand system factors impacting flow
  • Learn to read flow curves and P/T tables

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