The Basic Hydraulic and Pneumatic Circuits Skill Set will introduce the concepts and technology of hydraulic and pneumatic systems. The concepts of pressure, force and flow rates will be applied using pumps, valves, and actuators. Circuit building, parameter measurements and a systems view will be emphasized to develop basic troubleshooting ability.


Blake Lillard

Career Opportunities

Hydraulic and pneumatic circuits are used in many industrial applications and can be used in careers in a variety of settings, including:

  • Heavy Equipment
  • Manufacturing
  • Process Industries

Course Catalog

To see a model schedule for this program, please see our academic catalog.


Pierpont is an open enrollment institution. Only a standard Pierpont application is needed for this program.