Registration Info

Important Information and FAQ

Course Fee

Course Fee*
Essentials of Machinery Lubrication Rs 35,000 / USD 950
Advanced Machinery Lubrication Rs 40,000 / USD 1050
Oil Analysis Fundamentals Rs 35,000 / USD 950
Advanced Oil Analysis Rs 40,000 / USD 1050
ICML Certification Exam
Rs 6,500 / USD 100

* GST @18% extra is applicable

If you’re thinking of coming, now’s the best time to register.


  1. Who should attend the training?

    Anyone seeking lubrication excellence at the work place should attend these training programmes. Lubrication activities are a key component in Reliability activities as proper lubrication leads to longer machine life as well as reduces downtime. Lubrication-Institute highlights ways to create a proper lubrication programme for your facility which is an important aspect of proactive maintenance.

  2. What are the benefits of this training?

    These training programmes will help you unlearn the myths and learn the facts of lubrication which have been a result of years of research and development. Inputs from this course result in large savings for your organization as well as allow you to understand the benefits of implementing a proper lubrication programme which not only reduce product consumption but also increase machine life and reduce down time.

  3. I haven’t done the basic course, is it advisable to take the advanced course directly?

    Even though we advise our participants to take the basic course before the advance course as there maybe references, if you have gained that knowledge during the process of your work related duties, you can take the advanced course. Our basic training programmes also focus at eliminating some of the myths which exist in the industry and will prove to be beneficial during the advanced course.

  4. What course material is available with the training?

    You will receive a 450 page handbook specific to the course you are taking to enable the attendees to follow the training program without any interruption. This manual is for the participants to take back and share knowledge among others at your facility.

  5. What is the course outline?

    The outline for each course can be accessed under the top menu link “Courses”. If you wish to receive a hard copy of the course content / brochure please contact us.

  6. How long is the programme?

    The public training programme is generally for three days which includes the certification exam on the last day. Private training programmes vary from two to five days based on the requirements stated and objectives of the training programme.


  1. What are the payment options?

    You can pay via:

    • A Demand Draft or payable at par Cheque drawn in favour of “VAS Tribology Solutions”, or
    • Electronic fund transfer (NEFT/RTGS). We will intimate the necessary details once you register.


    Mail Form, Cheque / Payment Details

    Mail the Cheque / DD (or email NEFT payment details) to us at the address mentioned alongside.

    Your registration is confirmed only after the success of your payment transaction.

  2. What is included in my registration?

    Your Registration Fee includes trainer fees, a handbook, and lunch and snacks on each day of the programme. The certification after the test is optional and is not included in this fee.

  3. How do I register?

    You can register online. On receiving this we will get back to you based on the availability of seats and guide you through the rest of the Registration process.

  4. How do I get approval for the training?

    You may access the “Get Approval” letter available. This is a pre made template in which you can include your details and forward it to your superiors in your company. Else, you may write to us stating your interest in the programme along with the contact details of the training representative. Our team will then help you take this ahead.

  5. Are there group discounts?

    Group discounts are available. For groups of 3 and more, you get a discount of 5% for each registrant and for a group of 6 and more the discount is 10%. To take advantage of this discount, please contact us via email. Discounts cannot be combined (except with our early bird discount).

    If you are thinking of training a large group within your company, we can organise a private training with a course tailored to your specific needs. Call us at +91-657-2383238.


  1. What is the cancellation policy for the training?

    You can’t come? That is disappointing. Well, things happen. You have a few of options.

    1. Send someone in your place: You can substitute a colleague up to 48 hours prior to the workshop with no charges or penalties. You can email the person’s name and contact information to us.
    2. Reschedule to a future programme: You also have the option of rescheduling to another training date/location in the future.
    3. Get a refund: If you let us know you need to cancel within 48 hours of registering, we’ll refund you 100% of the amount you paid. After 48 hours and up until 15 days before the workshop there is a 15% cancellation fee. Less than 15 days from the training date we’re unable to give you a refund.

  1. Is there a certificate at the end of the training?

    Yes, there is a certification test at the end of the training. This ICML certification is optional.

  2. Who awards this certification?

    The International Council of Machinery Lubrication (ICML) awards this certification. For more details you may check

  3. Is the certification fee included in the training cost?

    No, there is a separate charge of $100 for the certification exam.

  4. What are the additional details of the certification test?

    The certification test is multiple choice and hand-written. The scores are available within 3-4 weeks from the date of the test.

    You will receive information/score and the certificate by regular mail provided during enrolling for the training programme.

  5. What are the different levels of certification?

    The different levels of certification are MLA I, MLA II, MLA III, MLT I and MLT II.

  6. What is the importance of this certification?

    It is an international certification and is recognized all over the world and hence carries all the benefits of an international certification.

Location & Timing

  1. Does Lubrication-Institute provide assistance with accommodation / travel bookings?

    Yes, we have special negotiated tariffs with hotels, intercity travel during the training programme. In case you require assistance with your local arrangements, you can contact us via email stating your dates along with the other details and we will help you with the same.

  2. What is the location of the training?

    The exact location within the city is generally decided closer to the event and will be intimated to you via email and phone along with connectivity routes and directions.

  3. What are the training timings?

    The training timings are generally from 9 am – 5:30 pm. The timings of the training will be sent to you by email / phone well in advance.

  4. Who do I need to contact if I am running late?

    Each training location has a Lubrication-Institute representative whose details will be included in the email containing all the details. You may inform him/her in case of a delay.

International Participants

Each year Lubrication-Institute receives a host of international nominations from countries in South Asia and the Middle East. As the sole partner for Noria trainings in the Indian sub-continent and Middle East, Lubrication-Institute helps facilitate visa, travel and accommodation for all participants through our International Nominations desk at no extra cost.

  1. Visa Requirements: Lubrication-Institute will help the nominee with all the procedures and documentation required for an Indian Visa.
  2. Travel: We assist with planning travel routes as well as booking air and rail tickets to and from the training location.
  3. Accommodation: At each of our training locations, we have our partner hotels that provide special concessional tariffs which are extended to both our International and Domestic participants.
  4. Tours: India has a lot to offer in terms of tourism through our strong heritage and diverse culture. We would be glad to assist in case you wish to extend your training visit to see travel and visit some of the world heritage sites.

I have more questions about the training, who can I speak with?

  • Deepika Dhir
  • Lubrication Institute
  • 213 Ashiana Center, Adityapur,
  • Jamshedpur831013. India.
  • Phone +91-657-2383238