Introduction to vibration analysis

Predictive Maintenance
Introduction to vibration analysis Maintenance Leaders, Operations/Production Leaders, Maintenance Skilled Trades, and Reliability Engineers.

This one-day course is aimed at people who come into contact with the application of vibration analysis in the support of a predictive maintenance program. It is an excellent training experience for those who wish to explore the possibilities provided by this analysis technique. Numerous real-world examples illustrate how and where this maintenance philosophy can be applied.

Predictive Maintenance Belgium - Leuven 12 March 2019 Dutch 520 €


  • Gain an understanding of vibration analysis ;
  • Ability to apply vibration analysis to detect relevant failure modes.


  • Overview of the different maintenance philosophies:
    • Reactive Maintenance
    • Preventive Maintenance (Time based maintenance)
    • Predictive Maintenance (Condition Monitoring)
    • Proactive Maintenance
  • Basic concepts of vibration analysis: time signal, FFT spectrum, etc.
  • Overview of types of vibration sensors, application domains, pros and cons, etc.
  • Vibration analysis in practice; detection of problems such as: o Unbalance
    • Resonance
    • Alignment errors
    • Rolling element bearing defects