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Basic Vibration w/Certification

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  • JHC Metairie, LA
    Aug 28, 2023 - Sep 1, 2023

Course #2031 Basic Vibration Analysis & ISO CAT-1 Certification

Course Overview

This 5-day course complies with ISO standard 18436-2. This course is intended to enable  participants to operate single-channel machinery analyzers, dump and load routes, recognize  the difference between good and bad data, and compare vibration measurements against  pre-established alert settings. The class shows the student how to use the vibration analyzer in conjunction with machinery health software to analyze basic vibration defects. Category I Exam will be administered at the end of the course.


•    Principles of Vibration
•    Measurement Setup
•    Data Collection and Analysis
•    Basic Analyzer Functions
•    The class shows students how to recognize machine defects such as:
-    Unbalance
-    Shaft misalignment
-    Looseness
-    Rolling element bearing defects
-    Gear problems
-    Resonance
-    Belt Defects
-    AC Induction Motors
-    Journal Bearings
-    Rotating Equipment