Category II Vibration Analysis Training According to ISO 18436-2 

This ISO Category II Vibration Analyst "Intermediate" course is intended for personnel who have at least twelve months vibration analysis experience and a basic understanding of vibration theory and terminology. The course provides an in-depth study of machinery faults and their associated spectrum, time waveform and phase characteristics. Category II certification requires that you have demonstrated 18 months experience in vibration analysis, completed the Category II course and successfully pass the Category II vibration analyst examination, however Category I is not a prerequisite to become certified as a Category II vibration analysts. 

The training course (learning plan) is divided into 20 sections, each with a number of lessons and quizzes to reinforce your learning. There is also a highly detailed reference manual and a resources section containing the activity books, worked examples and key points which you may print to further assist your learning.


  • CAT II - Principles of Vibration

  • CAT II - Understanding signals

  • CAT II - Time Waveform Analysis

  • CAT II - Data acquisition

  • CAT II - Vibration Analysis

  • CAT II - Trending

  • CAT II - Diagnosing Unbalance

  • CAT II - Balancing Rotating Machinery

  • CAT II - Diagnosing Misalignment

  • CAT II - Shaft Alignment

  • CAT II - Diagnosing Looseness

  • CAT II - Rolling Element Bearings

  • CAT II - Journal Bearing Analysis

  • CAT II - Electric Motor Analysis

  • CAT II - Gearbox Analysis

  • CAT II - Pumps, Fans and Compressors

  • CAT II - Natural Frequencies and Resonance

  • CAT II - Setting Alarm Limits

  • CAT II - Acceptance Testing

  • LANGUAGE: English
  • DURATION: 48 hours
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