MLA I 21-23 May 2024

Machine Lubrication Management & Analysis

Presented By: Martin Williamson B.Sc.(Mech.)Eng. MLE MLAIII MLTII
Location: TelLab Training Centre, Tullow, Co Carlow


This 3-day course will cover Machine Lubrication Management & Analysis for reliability, maintenance and condition monitoring engineers & technicians across the manufacturing, power-gen and fleet management sectors.

The course also provides the necessary preparation and training for the optional International Council for Machine Lubrication (ICML) Machine Lubrication Analyst (MLA) exams.

Download  The MLA Level I Course Brochure here

Download  The MLA Level II Course Brochure here

What the course covers

Combining theory, practical examples, group discussions and a tour of the TelLab oil analysis laboratory, key y topics covered will  include

  • Maintenance Strategies
  • Lubrication Theory/Fundamentals
  • Lubricant Selection
  • Lubricant Application
  • Lube Storage and Management
  • Lube Condition Control
  • Oil Sampling
  • Lubricant health monitoring
  • Wear Debris Monitoring and Analysis

The tutor & venue

The course is presented by our training partner, international trainer and machine lubrication expert Martin Williamson, B.Sc. (Mech.) Eng. MLE MLA III MLTII of Kew Engineering.

It takes place here at our new training facilities at T.E. Laboratories (TelLab) in County Carlow, providing participants a unique opportunity to see a busy oil analysis laboratory in action. TelLab is an Engineers Ireland approved trainer, and this course provides over 24 CPD hours.

Cost & Bookings

The course fee is €1,150 . This includes all course notes, lunches, teas/coffees etc. over the 3 days.

The optional ICML exam  (online at a time of your choice) is an additional cost, payable directly to ICML. See

To book your place, contact John McGrath  email jmcgrath[@]