BINDT Lubrication Analysis Level 2

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

Candidates will gain the knowledge required to establish, implement and manage a lubrication programme, understand lubrication best practices and the testing required for a specific lubricant.

The certified person 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.

Lubrication Analysis L2

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 Content

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

BINDT Approved

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 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.

Course Assessment

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.

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Our 5-day BINDT approved Lubrication Analysis Level 1 course aims to provide candidates with a thorough understanding of lubrication maintenance principles and an internationally recognised qualification.


This course is aimed at those who have a good understanding of the fundamentals of vibration analysis and want to be confident and capable of performing industrial machinery vibration measurements and basic vibration analysis.