Gain Maintenance Knowledge on Your Own Time

September 28, 2010

Chevron's Lubricants University ( has introduced a new self-study, web-based course, "Fundamentals of Hydraulic Systems," as part of its online training portfolio. The module is said to increase the understanding of hydraulic-system components, lubrication procedures, and potential hydraulic-system problems. It also reviews hydraulic-oil performance specifications and trends.

"The new hydraulics course is an efficient and cost-effective way for technicians and maintenance managers to increase their knowledge of hydraulics and value at the worksite," says John Geyer, grease marketing manager, North American Lubricants at Chevron.

Courses are available to the general public at a cost of $59.95 each. To purchase a course by credit card, call 1-866-758-2378; for subscription information, e-mail