This course provides foundational training in industrial lubricants, machinery lubrication and oil sampling. It lays the groundwork for establishing a lubrication and oil analysis program, and is designed to help you prepare for the ICML Level I Machine Lubricant Analyst (MLA I).
The Best Practices For Lubricant Storage, Handling And Dispensing
Learn how award-winning maintenance programs design lube storage areas, dispensing stations and transfer carts.
The Four Rs Of Lubrication
Right lubricant, right time, right quantity and right place.
If these four basic elements aren’t properly addressed, you could be doing your equipment more harm than good. Learn the newest methods for implementing the best lubrication practices.
Grease Gun Or Lethal Weapon?
In the hands of an untrained operator, a grease gun can deliver pressure up to 15,000 psi. That’s 30 times what a typical bearing seal can handle. Once the bearing seal is broken, the bearing is on its way to early failure. This course will teach you proper grease gun practices.
Effective Oil Analysis With Precision Oil Sampling
Learn how to get data-rich oil samples, exactly where to install oil sampling ports, and what sampling equipment should and shouldn’t be used.