Lubricant Analysis Category 1

Lubricant Analysis Category 1 is ideal for those looking for an introduction into lubrication analysis. The course will enable the candidate to establish competency in the fundamental key skills and understanding of lubrication and laboratory testing.

The course is designed to help candidates get more out of their lubrication strategy by learning industry best practices, the principles of lubricant selection, lubricant storage and management procedures, and much more.

This course is based on the ISO 18436-4 certification program for lubricant analysis category 1. The course runs over four days with an additional half day for review and optional BINDT PCN certification exam.

Course Objectives

  • Gain a basic understanding of lubricants
  • Understand the different laboratory tests and why they are performed
  • Know the effects of poor lubrication in machinery
  • Understand lubricant selection
  • Be aware of the different oil sampling techniques
  • Know how to interpret results and reports
  • Capable of storing and managing lubricants

Course Topics

  • Maintenance Strategies
  • Lubrication Theory and Fundamentals
  • Lubricant selection
  • Principles of lubricant selection
  • Lubricant storage and management
  • Lubricant health monitoring
  • Wear debris monitoring and analysis
  • Report interpretation
  • Lubricant contamination measurement and control
  • Oil sampling Procedures

Course Assessment

You will undergo a series of formative assessments throughout the duration of the course. Towards the end of the course, there will be an internal summative assessment in the form of a written exam. Candidates will be expected to achieve a +70% overall score in order to pass.

The BINDT PCN certification examination can be taken immediately after the successful completion of the course.

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Lubrication Analysis Cat 1

BINDT Lubrication Analysis Cat 1 is ideal for those looking for an introduction into lubrication analysis and will enable the candidate to establish competency in the fundamental key skills and understanding of lubrication and laboratory testing.

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Lubrication Analysis Cat 1

BINDT Lubrication Analysis Cat 1 is ideal for those looking for an introduction into lubrication analysis and will enable the candidate to establish competency in the fundamental key skills and understanding of lubrication and laboratory testing.

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Lubrication Analysis Cat 1

BINDT Lubrication Analysis Cat 1 is ideal for those looking for an introduction into lubrication analysis and will enable the candidate to establish competency in the fundamental key skills and understanding of lubrication and laboratory testing.

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BINDT Vibration Analysis and Lubrication Analysis Training – 2020 Courses Available Now

PCMS Engineering is running a number of five-day Vibration Analysis Level 1 and 2 courses and Lubrication Analysis Level 1 courses throughout the year, aimed at preparing candidates for the BINDT PCN Certification exam.

As an Accredited Training Organisation (ATO) for the British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing (BINDT), an accredited certification body offering personnel certification against criteria set out in international and European standards through the internationally recognised PCN Certification Scheme, all our vibration analysis courses follow ISO 18436 standards.

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