Refining and Petrochemical > Lubricant Analysis and Condition Monitoring - ICML, Machine For Lubricant Analyst Level II (MLAII) Certification - Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

About this Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

This Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) has been designed to help your company’s reliability drive in the areas of lubrication, oil analysis and contamination control. It not only covers the fundamentals, but provides best practice solutions to ensure your plant achieves world class levels in lubrication management.

This VILT is designed to be interactive, and attendees will be encouraged to participate with questions and discussion. Worked examples and case studies will be a key part in this training.

The VILT content covers the body of knowledge as laid out by the International Council for Machinery Lubrication (ICML) for Machine Lubricant Analyst Level II (MLAII) certification.

The ICML offers examinations* which comply with the latest international standard ISO 18436-4:2008 Condition monitoring and diagnostics of machines – Requirements for qualification and assessment of personnel – Part 4: Field lubricant analysis.


*The ICML examination fee is not included in the course fee.

An ICML certification course offers you the following benefits. It will help you to:

  • Understand the fundamentals of lubrication and oil analysis
  • Get more out of your lubrication strategy
  • Improve your oil analysis success
  • Increase reliability
  • Increase profits and turnover
  • Improve your quality goals
  • Improve your health & safety success
  • Reduce your environmental impact
  • Ensure compliance with ISO9001/ISO55000
  • Design your own ‘Best Practice’ lubrication programme

A qualification from ICML will aid compliance with your company’s ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management Systems – Requirements for training and qualification of personnel.

*The ICML examination fee is not included in the course fee.

This VILT will be useful and applicable for:

  • Condition Monitoring Specialists
  • Lubrication Technicians
  • Maintenance Technicians
  • Oil Analysis Practitioners
  • Operations Managers
  • Plant Engineers
  • Plant Managers
  • Plant Operators
  • Reliability Engineers

Your course leader is a graduate Mechanical Engineer from the University of Cape Town. He started his maintenance career by gaining experience in condition monitoring, focusing on oil analysis and Tribology. He also provided technical support on contamination monitoring instruments to clients in a variety of industries.

His foray into the Oil & Gas industry began when he joined Entek IRD to work in product management of their oil analysis tools, as well as providing a technical support role including training on oil analysis to international clients.

For the last 20 years, he has been presenting training classes and undertaking consulting projects on an international level on behalf of Noria Corp and other key clients such as BP, Dow Corning, Marathon Oil and Cargill.

He attained his CMRP (Certified Maintenance & Reliability Professional) status with SMRP (Society for Maintenance & Reliability Professionals) and has been involved with ICML (International Council for Machinery Lubrication), as well as working on various related ISO working groups.

To further optimise your learning experience from our courses, we also offer individualized “One to One” coaching support for 2 hours post training. We can help improve your competence in your chosen area of interest, based on your learning needs and available hours. This is a great opportunity to improve your capability and confidence in a particular area of expertise. It will be delivered over a secure video conference call by one of our senior trainers. They will work with you to create a tailor-made coaching program that will help you achieve your goals faster.
Request for further information about post training coaching support and fees applicable for this.

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