The FPDA Motion & Control Network represents motion solution providers of fluid power, automation, and electro-mechanical technologies and distribution services designed to enhance customer performance and profitability.

Education and Resources

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Sales Professional Training Camps 2017 with coach and Trainer Don Buttrey.  The Four Pillars of the Sales Professional is offered over the two and one-half days with practical skills, tools and fundamental disciplines that are essential for sales professionals and a productive sales team. Your registration fee includes a complete work binder, electronic course tools, all breaks and lunches during the seminar. Travel and lodging are not included, but a $144.99 special rate has been negotiated for participants. 
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As FPDA members, you know the value of an association dedicated to promoting and improving the fluid power industry. Now, demonstrate pride in YOUR association by incorporating the FPDA logo into your business today!

Mentor Program

FPDA’s mentoring program enables member industry professionals of all experience levels to forge mutually beneficial relationships and maximize professional effectiveness.  

The primary purpose of the FPDA Mentor Program Task Force is to review and recommend program processes that enhance the diversity and retention of association members and support the FPDA mission of delivering networking, education, best practices and business intelligence designed to enhance business performance.

FPDA Mentor Program Manual

Mentor Sign Up Form

Mentee Sign Up Form


FPDA's comprehensive sales-based certification exam - the Motion & Control Sales Professional (M+CSP) - focuses not only on sales and business knowledge, but incorporates hydraulic, pneumatic and motion control technologies.

Human Resources Support

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