NLGI 91st Annual Meeting | June 10-13, 2024 | La Cantera Resort & Spa | San
Antonio, TX, USA
Basic Lubricating Grease Course – Extra Fee*
With more than 1200 alumni, NLGI’s Basic Lubricating Grease Course is the world’s foremost foundational training class for the global grease industry. This course provides an excellent overview of the types of greases, thickeners, base oils and additives. The methods of manufacturing, testing methodology and their use in bearings and in industrial and automotive applications are also covered. Topics include the following:
•Basic Grease Course Overview & Introduction to Greases
•Grease Packages and Dispensing
•Grease Selection and Recommendations
Advanced Lubricating Grease Course – Extra Fee*
This course provides advanced instruction regarding specific types of greases, grease chemistry and specialized applications. There is an increased focus on high-value specialty greases and their manufacture and use. Topics include the following:
Certified Lubricating Grease Specialist (CLGS) – Extra Fee*
A standard that certifies that an individual possesses a defined level of expertise in the field of lubricating grease. Certification indicates that NLGI recognizes the individual as a grease expert. Certification is awarded after an individual passes a two-hour exam that consists of 120 questions about lubrication fundamentals and grease types, selection, manufacturing, applications, maintenance, testing, etc.
This certification is offered during the NLGI Annual Meeting (once per year).
•The 2024 NLGI Annual Meeting will be held at the La Cantera Resort & Spa, San Antonio, TX, US, June 10-13, 2024.
•Please view our Annual Meeting registration/pricing information for more details.
Certification is an indicator that the individual possesses a high level of expertise in the field of grease. NLGI recognizes CLGS certified individuals as grease industry experts. CLGS certification will serve as a useful tool for employers to screen potential employees and for OEMs and end users to ensure that consultants and suppliers are qualified to make grease related recommendations.