About the Vibration InstituteVibration Institute Logo

For over 40 years, the Vibration Institute, a 501(c)(3) educational nonprofit association, has been dedicated to the dissemination of practical information on evaluating machinery behavior and condition through training, education, certification and publications. The premier provider of ISO 18436 training and certification, the Vibration Institute certification program is the 1st and only certification program accredited by ANSI, the American National Standards Institute, and the Vibration Institute is an approved continuing education provider for SMRP.

With over 22 chapters in North America, and over 60 International Representatives worldwide, conditioning monitoring professionals can engage with other conditioning monitoring professionals locally as well as globally.

For more information about the Vibration Institute’s vibration analyst training and certification programs, please visit https://www.vi-institute.org/coursesanddates

About VIATC – The Vibration Institute Annual Training Conference and Expo

Over 500 attendees will attend VIATC as it enters its 42 year!

The VIATC is “the” conference and event for top condition monitoring professionals in the world. Over 1/3 of the Cat IV certified VI vibration analysts around the world attend VIATC annually.

New this year, VI has co-located with the Asset Condition Monitoring Training Symposium and Reliabilityweb.com Exhibit Pavilion.


The mission of the Vibration Institute is to disseminate practical information on evaluating machinery behavior and condition without commercial interest. The Institute offers programs including education, training, certification, and opportunities for exchanging technical knowledge, information, procedures, and data that are offered through meetings, publications, formal training and networking.


Continuing Education

The Vibration Institute awards continuing education units (CEUs) for the 2018 Vibration Institute Annual Training Conference.

Why VIATC2018

Vibration Institute’s 42nd Annual Training Conference is the premiere vibration and condition monitoring event of the year. The Training Conference has SET RECORDS for attendance and exhibitors for the last three years in a row.

New This Year


  • Co-Location with RELIABILITYWEB Reliability Leadership Conference
  • Additional 150 Attendees
  • Reliability Education Track