6 Day Hydraulics Course

The APT 6 day course targets Mechanical Trades persons who are familiar with Hydraulic Systems and are motivated to extend their knowledge and qualifications as well as receive recognition of their current skills.


Students learn about safety around hydraulics, components, schematic reading and troubleshooting.


At the end of the course students will be confident reading schematics and understanding the operation of basic systems.

Nationally Recognised 6 Day Hydraulics Course

This course includes 2 units from the MEM40119 –  Certificate IV Engineering (Fluid Power).


Upon successful completion students will receive a Statement of Attainment in:

- MEM18020 Maintain Hydraulic Systems components (Previously called Hydraulics 1)

- MEM18021 Maintain Hydraulic System (Previously called Hydraulics 2)

How we work

APT provide flexible training and an ongoing framework to build-on or formalise your existing skills and knowledge.

In our courses, the use of advanced simulation and real world practices ensure optimal outcomes.
APT deliver training in a friendly, relaxed and comfortable learning and assessment environment. You can be assured that it’s to the best of our ability to support any special needs/requirements you may have with your learning.

Topics Covered​

Core, Pre-requisite and other units are required to meet the requirements of the Qualification.

Topics included in delivery:

  • Hydraulic Safety and Principles
  • Systems and Components
  • Basic component repair techniques
  • Schematic reading
  • Component and System Testing
  • Hands on Practicals – building and testing hydraulic circuits
  • Machine Specific – to suit your site


Participant Pre-requisites

UOC's required:

Prerequisites for the course are the following

  • MEM09002 Interpret technical drawing
  • MEM12023 Perform engineering measurements
  • MEM18001 Use hand tools
  • MEM18002 Use power tools/hand held operations
  • MEM18003 Use tools for precision work
  • MEM18006 Repair and fit engineering components
  • MEM18055 Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components


APT – The Fluid Power Specialists.

Our vision is simple: to be the go-to company for training, engineering and technical writing, and champions for the safe, efficient application of fluid power systems.

We have some of the best engineers, designers, tradespeople and trainers all working together to make sure your team are safe while your business doesn’t stop.


We provide the following services:

  • Nationally Recognised Fluid Power Training Courses, 

  • Specialist Fluid Power Designers for your exact needs, 

  • Fluid Power Documentation for Safety Compliance.

Contact us today to see how we can help you or your business.