Industrial Preventative Maintenance (IPM) Certificate


Industrial Preventative Maintenance (IPM) Certificate

The IPM Certificate provides comprehensive training in predictive maintenance techniques, including machinery oil analysis, thermography, ultrasonics, and vibration analysis. This curriculum empowers maintenance teams to prevent equipment failures, ensuring enhanced reliability and reduced downtime in industrial environments. 


Industrial Preventative Maintenance (IPM) Certificate

The Industrial Preventative Maintenance (IPM) Certificate offers an in-depth 17-hour training program focused on advanced predictive maintenance techniques such as machinery oil analysis, thermography, ultrasonics, and vibration analysis. Designed for maintenance professionals, this certificate equips teams with the skills to proactively identify and address potential equipment issues before they lead to failures, significantly enhancing operational reliability and reducing costly downtime. By mastering these critical maintenance strategies, companies can ensure the long-term efficiency and safety of their industrial operations. 

Product Overview

Course Goals/Outcomes:

  • Master predictive maintenance techniques such as machinery oil analysis, thermography, ultrasonics, and vibration analysis to anticipate equipment failures. 
  • Improve equipment reliability by learning to detect early signs of potential malfunctions, significantly reducing downtime and maintenance costs. 
  • Enhance diagnostic skills through detailed analysis of equipment conditions, ensuring accurate assessments and timely interventions. 
  • Implement proactive maintenance strategies to extend the lifespan of machinery and improve overall operational efficiency. 
  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of the latest tools and methods in predictive maintenance, preparing for practical application in industrial settings. 

Course Outline:

  • Machinery Oil Analysis: Fundamentals, Methods, & Testing 
  • Machinery Oil Analysis: Establishing a Program 
  • Thermography: Basic Operation, Procedures, & Implementation 
  • Thermography: Practical Applications 
  • Ultrasonic Detection: Basic Principles & Leak Detection 
  • Ultrasonics: Mechanical & Electrical Inspection 
  • Advanced Vibration: AC Induction Motors 
  • Vibration Analysis: Predictive Maintenance & Machine Vibration 
  • Vibration Analysis: Machine Vibration, Basic Theory 
  • Vibration Analysis: Preparing for Data Collection 
  • Vibration Analysis: The Data Processing System 
  • Vibration Analysis: Data Collection & Data Analysis 

Program Highlights:

  • Delivers engaging curriculum for those seeking practical knowledge beyond traditional education. 
  • Online, self-paced training program, and mobile-friendly 
  • Delivered through DSS+ Learning Management System 
  • Courses available in both English and Spanish 
  • Once the course registration has been completed, you will receive your course log-in credentials within 24-hours of payment receipt and may access the online courses or administrative reports immediately afterwards. 

Certificate Overview:

Upon successful completion of the IPM Certificate, individuals can print a certificate of program completion. 

Equipment failures can be costly, but the IPM Certificate equips maintenance professionals with advanced predictive maintenance skills to preemptively address issues, safeguarding operational efficiency and extending machinery life. 

Interested in expanding your IPM Certificate with additional training modules or have any questions?

Reach out to Wes Smith for personalized assistance. Email: or Call: 804-655-2353 

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