Advancing knowledge and certification of fluid power professionals
Through our multifaceted work in education, training, and
certification, the International Fluid Power Society
strengthens and advances professional careers in the
fluid power workforce. We are committed to facilitating
and promoting the advancement of technology and
professionalism of the fluid power & motion control
industry through Awareness, Education, and Certification.
provides the benefit of IFPS’s 50+ years of expertise. Your membership supports a non-profit organization dedicated to the unique interests of fluid power engineers, specialists, technicians, and mechanics throughout their careers.
IFPS certification tests
provide an objective, third-party assessment of an individual’s technical skill level and are recognized industry-wide. Our certification offerings keep pace with changing fluid power and motion control technologies.
What IFPS Certification means for
- Individuals: IFPS supports career advancement through ongoing education, training, and certification. IFPS Certification can increase your earning potential and provide a competitive advantage in the workforce.
- Fluid power distributors, manufacturers, and end-users: IFPS supports comprehensive educational and training offerings that will create a safer and more efficient workforce. IFPS certifies thousands of fluid power professionals each year and serves as the industry standard for assessing the knowledge and skill level of your employees, which can provide you with a safe and competitive advantage.