Alignment Specialist Scheme

The Vibration Institute Shaft Alignment Specialist certification is based on the Vibration Institute Guideline No. 2 Requirements for training and certification of personnel: Shaft Alignment of Rotating Machines.  The program has four levels of certification relating to the skills of personnel to align machines and machine trains using basic and advanced instruments and techniques. 
 
Category II:
Individuals are qualified to perform shaft alignment procedures on industrial machinery using the reverse radial and rim-face method on a two element drive system according to established and recognized procedures.
 
Minimum Recommended Experience:  12 months 
Minimum Training Hours:  24 hours
 
Body of Knowledge/Training Course Topics:
Alignment Specialist Recommendations
Educational opportunities are available to meet the training hour recommendation and partially prepare for the Shaft Alignment certification exam at your organization.