Training & Education
VBR instructors are professionals. Our training courses combine theoretical knowledge with practical hands-on training to ensure maximum value and relevance for our clients.
VBR offers courses that suitable for those who require a deeper understanding of LM gas turbines and their auxiliary systems & control systems.
Open training courses
VBR conducts ‘open training courses’ for individual subscription which will be delivered either at our main office in the Netherlands or at any other agreed location throughout the world.
VBR Open Training Courses 2019
Incompany training courses
VBR also offers training courses specifically tailored to our customer’s requirements and needs. These courses can be conducted at your own facilities or at our training center in Elst or at any other suitable location.
We combine classroom training sessions on-site along with practical instruction close to the machinery. This gives trainees the possibility to apply the acquired theoretical knowledge to the machines they work with each day.
Overview VBR training programs
VBR offers dedicated training courses on the following topics:
- Various types of LM1600, LM2500(+) & LM6000 Gas Turbines
- Woodward Control Systems
- Speedtronic Control Systems
- DLE Mapping Principles
- MetalSCAN (Oil Debris Detection & Monitoring System)
- DECIDE Remote Diagnostic System
- Level 1 Maintenance & Borescoope Inspection
- Performance Testing & Efficiency
Our courses are aimed at a variety of levels. Courses for anyone that needs an in-depth understanding of LM gas turbines. Other training courses are focussing more on hand-on operation or auxiliary systems and control systems. All levels of operators and maintenance engineers will profit from the knowledge and skills acquired. Any of our training courses will contribute to preventing and solving problems with your gas turbine operation.
Training as a way to reduce operation and maintenance costs
VBR Turbine Partners can offer different levels of operation and maintenance training courses for all levels of gas turbine operation & maintenance. VBR has developed these courses specifically designed to optimize day-to-day LM gas turbine operation and maintenance. Attendance on one or more of our courses results in reducing the number of unscheduled stops caused by human error.
The knowledge and skills gained by your staff as a result of this training, will improve machine reliability and availability. It will also contribute to further reducing gas turbine operation & maintenance costs.
Excellent training quality
VBR Turbine Partners’ extensive experience with maintenance of GE LM gas turbines will become accessible to your staff. Your team will receive the latest insights in gas turbine maintenance, technologies, and techniques. This will result in constantly improving services for all parties. Knowledge sharing becomes available to our clients through our help desk, training courses, and our consultancy department.
Our training instructors are full-time professionals who are highly experienced with all aspects of turbine operation, maintenance and control. Our training courses combine theoretical knowledge with practical hands-on training to ensure maximum value and relevance for our clients.
Each trainee receives hard and soft copies of the training manual covering the relevant subjects of the training course. This manual consists of equipment descriptions, schematics, and operation & maintenance instructions. The manuals also contain an abundance of reference information for further private studies. Training manuals keep their value over time and are often used as primary reference manuals.
For further information about the training courses please contact us.
Phone: +31 (0)88 010 9000