Istec Vibration Training Category 1+

The Istec Vibration Training Category 1+ is our online video course for any engineer interested in growing their competence regarding vibration measurements and analysis on rotating machinery. The training captures the essence of vibration in a series of videos, and allows participants to earn the Istec Category 1+ certificate. It is financially accessible to both companies & engineers, and lecturers & students.

Note: this training will be available in Q1 2023. You can pre-register via the form below to receive a 40% discount on launch.

Created by experts

Istec is the expert in the field of vibration measurements and analysis, carrying decades of combined experience. The training is created from our passion for this discipline, and to share our knowledge with engineers worldwide.

ISO industry standard

The content of the training is in accordance with the leading industry standard for vibration measurements and analysis: ISO 18436-II (category 1).

Earn your certificate

Prove your acquired competence with the (optional) certificate associated to this training; you can earn the Istec Category 1+ certificate by taking the exam.

Pre-register now!

Anyone who pre-registers before the release of the training receives a 40% early bird discount.

Preview

The Vibration Training Category 1+ consists of eight modules, divided into 27 chapters. This adds up to 4 hours of video and about 20 hours of total training material. The following main topics are covered in this training: 

Principles of vibration
Data acquisition
Signal processing
Condition monitoring
Fault analysis
Corrective action
Equipment knowledge
Acceptance testing

Click here for a complete overview of each module and chapter » 

Certification

Participants can optionally take an online exam to earn their certificate. This certificate is valid for five years, after which recertification is required. As the training is created in accordance with the requirements of the ISO 18436-II category 1, the certificate enables the user to perform vibration measurements and basic analysis in the field.   

For who

The vibration training is suitable for anyone who wants to add vibration measurements and analysis to their competences: 

Service teams
Who to start learning about vibration measurements, basic analysis, and recognizing fault conditions.

Engineers
Who want to start learning or increase their knowledge regarding vibration measurements and analysis.

Lecturers
Who want to add vibration measurements on rotating machinery (condition monitoring) to the school curriculum.

Students
Who want to increase their knowledge before entering the job market.

Perks & Pricing

 FreeStandardPremiumEnterprise
Duration access14 daysLifetimeLifetimeLifetime
PricingFree€99,-* €165,-€189,-* €315,-On request





Module 1
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Course design according to ISO 18436-II CAT 1
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Module 1-8 (27 chapters with over 4 hours of video)
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Interactive questions
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Letter of participation
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Final exam
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Certificate
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(additional €100,- fee)
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Receive Istec books: Vibration & Speed (worth: €40,-)
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Access to written summary document
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Access to glossary, in-depth articles & condition monitoring infographic
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Live dialogue 1-day session (Benelux & Germany only)
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*Note: the early bird discount is valid for a limited time only; prices will change upon launch of the training.

Category 1 extended

We refer to this training as Category 1+, as this training exceeds other available courses and the requirements of the ISO standard with practical examples, basic vibration analysis knowledge and in-depth coverage of specific rotating machinery.

Istec Academy

The training is followed completely online at the Istec Academy: our online learning environment. Learn at your own pace and watch specific videos again to refresh your memory.

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