Are you teaching fluid power in a Technical School, College, or University? This page is designed to help you navigate the resources IFPS offers to aid you in teaching!
Certifications Offered NEW! Certification Grant for Educators
Fluid Power Reference Handbook Symbology Guide Fluid Power Math Book
Conveyance Guide Study Manuals
Web Seminars Training Modules Certification Review Training PowerPoint Presentations
* Discounts available with proof of teaching status (via coupon code)
This is designed for individuals studying fluid power and motion control technology who are enrolled in a school or college
or engaged in an approved cooperative or apprentice training program. Individuals must be enrolled in twelve (12) credit hours
per semester and submit an unofficial transcript or class schedule.
Certifications Offered Student Membership Membership Benefits FAQ
Student Test Fees
Specialist (Hydraulic, Pneumatic or Electronic Controls)
• Student Member: $165.00
Mechanic or Technician (two-part test: Written and Job Performance)
Written Test (Industrial Hydraulic, Mobile Hydraulic, Pneumatic or Connector & Conductor)
• Student Member: $140.00
Job Performance Test is required ONCE for all Technician, Mechanic & Connector & Conductor Certifications.
• Student Member: $134.00
Written Test Retake Fee
• Student: $150.00
Job Performance Test Retake Fee
• Student: $125.00
*Learn more about the Application for the first certification free for instructors*(need to create)