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2031 - Basic Vibration Analysis - Certification Preparation Level I

Course number
On-site or at our offices

Duration: 4 days (30 hours)

Following this training, the participant will be able to master the basic knowledge required for the Canadian Machinery Vibration Association Category I exam

Intended for

Technicians and engineers who want to develop their skills in the technique of vibration analysis and want to obtain their Category I certification.


Next course in progression
2032 - Intermediate Vibration Analysis

Course Content

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

Certification available

ACVM Exam Category I (optional)
•    Although this training course is not product specific, students will use Emerson’s CSI technologies for demonstration purposes. The class shows the student how to use the vibration analyzer in conjunction with Emerson Machinery Health Management supported software to analyze basic vibration defects.
•    Additional review and preparation is provided to challenge the Canadian Machinery Vibration Association, Category I exam.
•    Certification examinations available via the CMVA. To register for the examination or for more information, visit the following site:
•    This training is delivered in accordance with ISO 18436-3, “Requirements for training bodies and the training process”.

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