Training Programs

Maintenance Technology is pleased to offer a directory of external resources for training your employees on reliability, alignment, vibration analysis and more. Please contact the respective organization below for more information.


IDCON has helped virtually every type of manufacturing and processing industry organization maximize profits by improving reliability and maintenance processes.   Our approach puts the emphasis on people.  We raise awareness and knowledge using practical information gleaned from our over 40 years experience working in industry.
Open training courses include:
• Work Management- Maintenance Planning and Scheduling
• Shutdown Turnaround Optimization
• Develop and Manage Preventive Maintenance
• Essential Care and Inspection Techniques
• Materials and Spare Parts Management
Root Cause Problem Elimination™
Call us today at 919-847-8764 or email us at – Subject line: Training to learn about our programs.
8081 Arco Corporate Drive, Suite 320
Raleigh NC 27617 a reliability and maintenance consulting company
IRD Mechanalysis Ltd is a leading provider of Condition Monitoring Instruments and services globally. It is announcing Vibration condition monitoring training and certification programs in US and Emirates as follows:
Vibration Condition Monitoring – Category 1 as per ISO 18436-2 Training and Certification (Basic Level)
When:  Dec 15 – 18, 2015
Where: San Diego, CA, USA
When:  Feb 8 – 11, 2016
Where: Dubai – Dubai – United Arab Emirates
Vibration Condition Monitoring – Category 2 as per ISO 18436-2 Training and Certification (Advanced Level)
When:  Jul 11-15 2016
Where: Columbus, Ohio, USA
When:  Dec 5-9, 2016
Where: San Francisco, USA
IRD Mechanalysis Ltd.
1/5 Marol Co-op Industrial Estate Ltd.
Off Sir Mathuradas Vasanji Road
Marol, Andheri East
Mumbai, India 400 059
Tel +91 22 28520178, 28522906
ATI-Logo PO Box 3397 Englewood, CO 80255 1/877-978-7246 American Trainco specializes in live, classroom training for maintenance workers in the skilled trades. More than 100,000 people have attended our classes since 2002. In the coming year alone we will conduct more than 2,000 live training sessions on over 40 different topics throughout the US and Canada. Available in a public seminar or private on-site training format at your facility, your workers will enjoy access to the most knowledgeable and experienced instructors in the industry. We offer training in the areas of Arc Flash Electrical Safety & 70E, Basic Electricity & Electrical Troubleshooting, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration, Boilers, PLC’s, VFD’s, National Electrical Code, Pumps, Generators, Energy Management, Maintenance Management, Hydraulics, Plumbing, HVAC, and more. We can also tailor just about any course to meet your specific needs when doing training at your facility. Visit or call 1/877-978-7246 for more information.
logoGeorge Brown College offers certificate distance education programs in Electronics, Electromechanical, Robotics, PLC and PLC II, designed to provide students with a complete technical introduction to these subjects. These programs provide a self-paced distance education alternative to students who cannot attend the traditional college environment on a full or part-time basis.
The Electronics, Electromechanical, Robotics, PLC and PLC Technician II Certificate programs enrich the student’s skills and knowledge in design, programming, installation, operation, maintenance and troubleshooting industrial electronics, robotics and PLC equipment.
The cornerstone of these programs is the simulation software, which is fully integrated within the learning material and bridges the gap between theoretical and practical usage. The simulation software includes CircuitLogix, 3DLab for electronics and electromechanical simulation, RoboLogix for robotics simulation and LogixPro and PLCLogix for PLC simulation. 
bomi_logo One Park Place, Ste. 475 Annapolis, MD 21401 (800) 235-2664
infraspection_logo 425 Ellis Street Burlington, NJ 08016 (609) 239-4788 Receive infrared training without leaving your home or office. Infraspection Institute’s Distance Learning thermography courses enable you to take your infrared training wherever and whenever it’s convenient for you. The courses utilize state-of-the-art web servers and dynamic multimedia resources to provide a unique, quality educational experience.
itclogoweb 25 Esquire Rd. No. Billerica, MA 01862 (866) TRAINIR The Infrared Training Center (ITC), the premier educational and training resource for infrared camera application professionals, is the perfect place to get high-quality interactive thermography training from the most qualified international thermography instructors. We have the most extensive hands-on laboratories for learning IR applications, offer full-color course materials, and are the only IR Training resource that is ISO 9001 registered. Advance your career! Call us today at 1-866TrainIR, that’s 1-866-872-4647, or visit our website at
AVO Training
AVO Training Institute celebrates its 50th year keeping people safe from electrical hazards. From equipment application and maintenance procedures to safe work practices, arc flash hazard analysis and engineering services; AVO is the complete one-stop learning center. In addition to classroom lecture our difference is our hands-on approach to training. Students are required to perform tasks in equipment labs supervised by the most talented electrical instructors in the industry.
Courses are offered at our locations nationwide or on-site at your facility. We also develop custom safety programs for industrial, commercial, utility and government installations. Visit us online for course details, dates and locations. 
lcilogo_rgb 4360 Corporate Road Charleston, SC 29405 (800) 556-9589 The Life Cycle Institute is the learning source for Reliability Excellence. The Institute was created by Life Cycle Engineering to serve as a lifelong learning resource for people engaged in optimizing asset reliability and performance. The Institute offers facilitators who practice what they teach and teach what they practice, cutting edge course content, adult learning methods that minimize lecture and emphasize learning by doing, and classrooms that facilitate learning. Call us today at 800-556-9589 or email
1425 NW 88th Avenue Doral, FL 33172 (305) 591-8935 LUDECA offers practical hands-on Alignment, Vibration Analysis and Balancing courses, taught by experts, in a small class size to promote one-on-one interaction and personalized attention. From basics to the most advanced applications, everything is covered in depth. Training courses are offered in English (Spanish also available) and are scheduled throughout the year at the training center or can be scheduled on-site at customers’ facilities.
P.O. Box 670-PMB-29 Lewiston, NY 14092 (800) 465-6260 The Mackay Pump School is dedicated to the reduction of operating and maintenance costs. Our objective is to help Operations and Maintenance Engineers and Technicians stop repetitive pump failure and thus eliminate expensive and unscheduled pump downtime. This is achieved by integrating the three vital areas of pump mechanics, system hydraulics and seal operation, which simplifies root cause analysis and develops effective troubleshooting skills. Attend the location of your choice: Philadelphia, PA, May 20-21; Cleveland, OH, June 10-11.
maintenance-resourceslogo 1983 North Hunt St. Terre Haute, IN 47805 (812) 877-7119 Maintenance Resources is the online maintenance resource for maintenance management and plant engineering books, tapes and software.


VibrAlign offers classes in all aspects of Shaft Alignment, including Train-the-Trainer classes.  Alignment classes are taught by our staff of 6 dedicated, professional trainers, who have more than 100 years of alignment experience between them.  You’ll not only learn to do alignments, you’ll learn how to do them faster.  Training courses are scheduled throughout the year at our facilities in Richmond, Virginia and Houston, Texas, or can be scheduled to be conducted on-site at your facility.
Click here to learn more or contact Rick Coad at (800)379-2250 or via email at
MEGGITT-Logo--Strap-RGB 20511 Seneca Meadows Parkway Germantown, MD, 20876 Meggitt, the maker of Wilcoxon Research vibration sensors and accessories, has created seven videos in a series of narrated presentations about vibration monitoring.  The Meggitt Sensing Systems industrial vibration training course, on the company’s knowledge desk, is designed to explain vibration monitoring to beginner and intermediate users and help them understand how to derive the benefits of vibration analysis.The industrial vibration training course can be found online here. This is the newest addition to the extensive online knowledge desk which hosts other useful tools for vibration users, such as technical notes, application solutions and vibration calculators.
reliability-u 315 Depot St. Antioch, IL 60002 (800) For over 30 years, LAI Reliability has worked hand-in-hand with the world’s leaders in manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, food & beverage and facilities management in every aspect of their Maintenance & Reliability efforts. Now for the first time, these effective solutions are available directly to you; through the powerful combination of live coaching and training fused with the convenience, flexibility and cost savings of the web. Reliability University is the culmination of 32-years of boots-on-the-ground consulting and training experience. We live this stuff—our passion in this topic is contagious. Our trainers are the best in the industry; experts in achieving results. Bottom line—”This team gets it.”
750 W. Lake Cook Rd., Ste. 250 Buffalo Grove, IL 60089 (800) 837-8872 TPC Training Systems’ product and service offerings are essential to understanding the skills required to safely and effectively operate, maintain and manage industrial equipment. TPC’s training programs encompass core competencies and specific competencies for technical skills development, as well as several safety competencies to satisfy regulatory compliance and maintain a safe work environment.
SMART_Logo_small 4914 Lena Road Unit 105 Bradenton, FL 34211 (941) 907-9128 The Safety and Maintenance Academy of Reliability Technologies founded by IRISS offers many unique training and certification classes that will give you and your company the practical experience and knowledge necessary to complete your electrical inspections safely and efficiently. SMART training ensures your personnel perform efficient inspections with leading safety and maintenance practices enhancing your:
  • Efficiency – Our courses are designed with hands-on labs to provide you the knowledge and experience to perform.
  • Peace of Mind – Some of the most experienced thermographers and electrical maintenance, construction and reliability centered maintenance professionals available are ready to help you.
  • Return on Investment (ROI) – Invest wisely in your equipment and personnel training.
For a complete assessment of your electrical distribution system, your company needs to implement a full electrical maintenance program.  IRISS SMART Training Solutions helps you develop your program by offering these courses for managers, professionals and technical personnel. To learn more, contact
8201 Hermitage Road Richmond, VA 23228 804-261-3300 804-261-3303 (fax) SpectraQuest has developed unique, real-world training courses in vibration analysis, signal processing techniques and motor current signature analysis. Register by April 30th to save $245! SpectraQuest is now offering a practical course on Machine Condition Monitoring and Diagnostics with an emphasis on signal processing techniques. The objective is to provide tools to prepare you to become an expert in analyzing machinery faults. Topics include overview of condition monitoring techniques, basic vibration theory, and advanced signal processing principles like FFT methods, Hilbert methods via FFT and related amplitude, phase and frequency demodulation, cepstrum, order tracking and time synchronous averaging. Rather than giving pure theory, it would be illustrated at all stages with diagnostic examples and demonstrations using SpectraQuest Machinery Fault Simulators. To learn more details, go to our website: