Product Announcement from Mobius Institute
Mobius Institute Becomes Accredited in Accordance with International Organization for Standardization; ISO/IEC 17024 and ISO 18436-1
Mobius Institute Board of Certification becomes accredited by IAF member JAS-ANZ, as a certification body in accordance with ISO/IEC 17024 and ISO 18436-1 to deliver certification to personnel per ISO 18436-2
MELBOURNE, Australia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mobius Institute, the premier provider of vibration analysis and machine reliability training courses and products today announced that the Mobius Institute Board of Certification has been awarded accreditation by International Accreditation Foundation (www.iaf.nu) member JAS-ANZ, in accordance with ISO/IEC 17024 and ISO 18436-1 to provide vibration analysis certification per ISO 18436-2.
"Adding accredited certification to our high quality training material, extensive library of 3D animations and simulators and a raft of other training innovations, truly gives us the strongest offering for condition monitoring professionals anywhere in the world."
Mobius Institute Board of Certification (MIBoC) is an independent entity within the greater Mobius Institute organization that is directed by scheme and technical committees to ensure Mobius Institute and its authorized training centers deliver training and certification that meet or exceed the requirements defined by ISO 18436-1 and 18436-2 standards. Through an extensive audit and review process by Joint Accreditation System of Australia & New Zealand (JAS-ANZ), MIBoC was awarded accreditation. Accreditation awarded by an IAF member organization, under the IAF Multilateral Recognition Arrangement (MLA) ensures mutual recognition of accredited certification between signatories to the MLA and are recognized worldwide based on their equivalent accreditation programs. Other IAF organizations include ANSI in the United States, SAS in Switzerland and UKAS in the United Kingdom.
Mobius Institute joins Vibration Institute (of the United States) and British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing (BINDT) as being accredited to provide certification to vibration analysts according to ISO 18436-1 and 18436-2. Based on a review of previous certification records, JAS-ANZ has declared that all Mobius Institute certified analysts residing in more than 126 countries, are qualified to receive a revised certificate that recognizes their achievement as being certified in accordance with ISO 18436-1 and ISO 18436-2.
"Accreditation is a significant milestone for Mobius Institute and our family of worldwide authorized training partners. We have worked hard to develop a practical and impartial certification scheme, so it was particularly gratifying when JAS-ANZ recognized that our previous certification practices met the requirements of the relevant standards," said Jason Tranter, founder and managing director, Mobius Institute. "Adding accredited certification to our high quality training material, extensive library of 3D animations and simulators and a raft of other training innovations, truly gives us the strongest offering for condition monitoring professionals anywhere in the world."
To learn more about the Mobius Institute Board of Certification's accreditation, go to www.MobiusInstitute.com/accreditation.
About Mobius Institute
Mobius Institute provides unique and easily understandable vibration analysis training and certification to Predictive Maintenance (PdM) technicians and Reliability Engineers, allowing companies to operate at higher levels of availability and profitability. Mobius delivers vibration analysis and precision maintenance training through classroom and onsite courses via Authorized Training Centers and through Web-based distance learning courses. Training is also available through its line of computer-based iLearn™ products. Mobius' key advantage is its use of highly visual 3D animations and advanced simulation tools that make complex concepts easy to understand and remember. Mobius Institute Board of Certification is ISO 9001 certified and is an ISO/IEC 17024 accredited certification body that provides globally recognized certification to personnel in accordance with ISO 18436-1 and 18436-2. More than 9200 analysts from 126 countries have been trained since 2005. Mobius Institute has offices in Australia, the United States and Costa Rica, and Authorized Training Centers in more than 50 countries. For more information, call (615) 216-4811 (GMT -5), email us at learn@MobiusInstitute.com or visit www.MobiusInstitute.com.