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2032 - Intermediate Vibration Analysis, Certification Preparation Level II

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On-site or at our offices

Duration: 4 days (38 hours)

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

Intended for

Technicians and engineers working in vibration analysis who need to master the knowledge required to be successful and obtain their certification Level II.


2031 - Basic Vibration Analysis

Course Content

  • Principles of vibration
  • Data acquisition
  • Signal processing
  • Condition monitoring
  • Defect analysis
  • Corrective action
  • Knowledge of equipment
  • Acceptance tests
  • Machine tests and diagnoses
  • Reference standards
  • Reports and documentation
  • Determination of the severity of defects

Certification available

ACVM Exam Category II (optional)
•In addition to topics covered in this course, Category II Vibration Analysts are expected to select appropriate vibration measurement techniques, set up instruments for basic data collection, perform basic spectrum analysis and maintain their database. Analysts will perform a variety of standard tests, evaluate results, and recommend corrective actions accordingly.
•This course also features Emerson machinery health analyzers in conjunction with advanced machinery analysis techniques. Discussions of case histories on machinery faults are one of the focal points of this course.
•Additional review and preparation is provided to challenge the Canadian Machinery Vibration Association, Category II exam. The trainer will evaluate each candidate and complete the Data Collection Practicum affidavit, if not already done in Category l.
•32 hours of class time, and 6 hours of homework are provided to meet the training requirements for Category II certification.
•This training is delivered in accordance with 1SO 18436-3, "Requirements for training bodies and the training process".
•*Certification examinations available via the CMVA. To register for the examination or for more information, visit the following site:

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