Basic Machinery Vibrations


This course helps prepare attendees to perform a range of simple, single channel machinery vibration condition monitoring and diagnostic activities, is recommended for individuals as an introduction to machinery vibrations and is partial preparation for the Vibration Analyst Category II Certification Exam. The workshops and demonstrations, scheduled throughout the training course, are used to illustrate theory and applications.


David Szrom, CAT IV Jack Peters, CAT IV Allen Plymon, CAT IV Bill Pryor, CAT IV Monroe Voyles, CAT IV

Course Materials:

 Course PowerPoint follow-along deck
Basic Machinery Vibrations textbook (class notes)
Workbook containing examples, workshop problems and the Body of Knowledge found in ISO 18436-2 Annex A
Training course examination study guide
Calculator and a ruler
Certificate of completion

Course Agenda:

Monday 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Tuesday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Optional Cat I exam – Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Course Dates & Times Subject to Change, Please Check the Event Date

Registration Fees:

$1,975 USD Nonmember ($1,880 VI Members) $100 expidited materials fee for registrations received within 1 week of course starting.