Course Summary

BINDT Lubrication Analysis Cat 2 aims to equip candidates with the skills and knowledge required to establish, implement and manage a lubrication programme,  by having a good understanding of lubrication best practices and the specialised testing required for specific lubricants.

This course is ideal for laboratory technicians, reliability engineers, technicians, maintenance supervisors, rotating machinery engineers, predictive maintenance coordinators and any personnel that works in industries where rotating and reciprocating machinery is employed, or where hydraulic systems are being utilised.

This course can be customised to your organisation’s requirements and delivered in-house. Contact us to request a quotation for this course by emailing

Lubrication Analysis L2
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  • 5 day course - includes BINDT exam on last day
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  • Rotherham, South Yorkshire
  • Practical and Theory
  • British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing (BINDT)

Approved Training Organisation (ATO)

As an Approved Training Organisation (ATO), registered by the British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing (BINDT), our vibration and lubrications courses are based on a third party condition monitoring training certification scheme which is aligned with ISO 18436 standards.

BINDT is an accredited certifying body in accordance with ISO/IEC 17024 offering personnel certification against criteria set out in international and European standards through the Personal Certification in Non-Destructive Testing (PCN) Certification Scheme.

One of the many benefits of achieving PCN certification is that successful candidates will gain a recognised qualification, which enhances career prospects and provides a certificate of competence.

Condition Monitoring Training

Course Assesment

The candidate will undergo a series of formative assessments throughout the duration of the course to ensure learning has taken place. Towards the end of the course, there is an internal written exam. Candidates will be expected to achieve a 70% overall score in order to pass the course. The BINDT certification exam can be taken immediately after successful completion of the course.

Course Objectives

  • Fundamental aspects of Reliability-centered maintenance (RCM)
  • Aspects of Condition-based maintenance (CBM)
  • Effects of poor lubrication in machinery
  • Contamination effects on machinery
  • Oil sampling techniques and best practices
  • Lubricant health monitoring and diagnostics
  • Laboratory tests
  • Wear debris analysis techniques
  • Results and report interpretation

Course Agenda

  • Maintenance Strategies
  • Lubrication Theory and Fundamentals
  • Lubricant contamination measurement and control
  • Oil sampling
  • Lubricant health monitoring
  • Wear debris monitoring and analysis
  • Report interpretation

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Learning Outcomes

By completing this course, you will gain the knowledge and understanding to make informed lubrication decisions regarding the plant and have a greater appreciation of the fundamental key skills of lubrication and laboratory testing

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