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Swagelok London

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Hose Essentials Training

Various types of hose and flexible tubing

Hose Essentials Training 

Course Aims

The aim of this course is to deliver a thorough awareness of hoses, flexible tubing considerations, components, and best practices.

The course covers the importance of hose identification, purposes, and core properties all of which are essential to understanding fluid systems and guaranteeing a quality hose lifespan and usage. 


No previous experience or training is required.

Course Overview

Hoses provide many advantages over other rigid tube systems and several selective variables to consider. The agenda will critique the use of a hose, its construction, selection, application as well as troubleshooting issues you may be faced with within your facility and how to go about avoiding them to ensure a smooth safe and cost-effective system.

Having completed the course, you will have a thorough understanding of describing how to evaluate a hose fit for purpose, with use of the correct terminology, list hose selection variables, state common issues and name guidelines for hose installation.

Course Content 

  • Define and understand common terms pertaining to hoses
  • Understanding hose selection variables
  • How to determine proper length and hose installation
  • Understand how to evaluate a hose fit for purpose
  • Understanding common practices when conducting hose inspections
  • Define practices for preventative maintenance of hoses


Swagelok Certification of completion and wallet card – valid for 3 years


1 day


For further details about this course or to speak with a representative of our Training team email or call +44 (0)1923 272 0004

Course Dates

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