Electronic Controls Specialist

Electronic Controls Specialist (ECS):

This certification is designed to review and test understanding, specification, and application of the full breadth of electronics used in the fluid power industry from simple sensors and limits to HMIs, controllers, and networks. It includes a brief review of applicable pneumatic and hydraulic principles, as well as in-depth examples of the electronics for both mobile and industrial fluid power equipment. The Electronic Controls Specialist certification requires a three (3) hour written test. If you’re interested in testing for the ECS level certification, registration information can be found here.

Subject Matter Outline

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Summary:

  • Fluid Power Systems
  • Electronic and Electrical Solutions
  • Input/Output Devices
  • Applying Control Theory
  • Interacting with Controllers
  • Utilize Industrial Networks

Reference Materials:


09/11/14 - 09/11/14
Hydraulic Safety Awareness Safety Training
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09/11/14 - 09/11/14
Events / Training / 2014 Annual Meeting
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10/06/14
Online Certification Review Training - Starts October - Register Now



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