ISO 18436 specifies the general requirements for vibration analysis personnel who perform machinery condition monitoring and diagnostics of machines. Certification to this standard will provide recognition of the qualifications and competence of individuals to perform machinery vibration measurements and analysis using portable and permanently installed sensors and equipment.

The material presents specific instruction on CAC’s methodology, software, instrumentation, procedures and practices that have established for successful implementation in the maritime industry. The course is issued to CAC employees.

Individuals meeting the requirements for ISO 18436 Category I are recognized as being qualified to perform a range of simple single-channel machinery vibration condition monitoring and diagnostics of machines activities.