The main objectives of the course are to impact the basic knowledge and skills necessary to operate, troubleshoot and maintain industrial pneumatic systems.





After successful completion of the course the participant shall;

      • gain necessary knowledge in the fundamentals of pneumatic systems.
      • be able to identify, select and design compressed air generation systems.
      • be able to design, simulate, assemble and test basic pneumatic circuits using standard components and simulation software.
      • be able to interpret technical specifications and identify symbols used in pneumatic components.
      • be able to maintain and troubleshoot pneumatic components and basic control systems.



Programme Code :
Programme Category :
Short Programme
Conducted by :
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Programme duration :
2 Weeks
Passed in Mathematics and Science at GCE Ordinary level.
Starting date of issuing applications :
Application closing date :
Programme commencing date :


Course fee: 12,000/=
This shortcourse is conducted by the Department of Mechanical Engineering.Download Brochure or Contact the Coordinator, Eng. W.A. Rasika Nandana for further details.
Address :
Department of Mechanical Engineering, The Open University of Sri Lanka PO Box 21, Nawala, Nugegoda.
Contact :
0112881440/ 0715325903
Email :
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