Prerequisite: HET 200
Advisory: ENGL 035 or ENLA 100 or appropriate placement; READ 043 or appropriate placement
Transfers to: CSU
This course is intended to familiarize the students with the heavy equipment’s hydraulic and electro-hydraulic systems. Topics include review of hydraulic theory and basic hydraulic system designs and components, hydraulic and electronic components used in electro-hydraulic systems, hydraulic controllers, sensors, actuators, and data communications. In addition, the students will be introduced to the strategy-based diagnostics, with an emphasis on electro-hydraulic controls failures, using hydraulic trainer simulators and live equipment.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921