International Training


  • General Information

    Ariel offers a variety of training courses at global locations to meet your training needs. The following courses and their respective schedules are available for registration through Ariel Connect.

    International Training Curriculum

  • Ariel's Basic Product Training course is designed for those new to the industry. Successful completion of this course satisfies the pre-requisite for those wishing to attend additionally the Ariel Mechanics and Technical Schools. Enrollment for this classroom course is available through the Ariel Connect Training Portal.
    The Ariel's Mechanics School is a "hands-on" course for Ariel Distributors, Packagers, and End Users who are experienced operators, mechanics and service technicians who are responsible for maintaining Ariel compressors. Enrollment into this school is reserved for those who have received a Basic Product Training Certificate and is available through the Ariel Connect Training Portal.
    Ariel's Technical School is designed for personnel who understand the compression process and are responsible for sizing reciprocating compression equipment. This course focuses primarily on the Ariel Performance Software Program. Enrollment for this classroom course is available through the Ariel Connect Training Portal.
  • Course Topic Name of Course
      Basic Mechanics Technical Online Basic
    Ariel History and Product Line X   X X
    Safety   X    
    Compressor Package and Components X   X X
    Basic Compression Process X   X X
    API 618     X  
    Compressor Valves X   X X
    Compressor Valves - Hoerbiger (hands-on)   X    
    Capacity Control Devices & Systems X   X X
    Capacity Control Devices - V V C P (hands-on)   X    
    Component Alignment X X   X
    Shaft Alignment (hands-on)   X    
    Bolting and Torque X X   X
    Lubrication Systems X X X
    Lubrication Systems (hands-on) X
    Divider Block System X X   X
    Lubrication Specification     X  
    Non Lube Operation        
    Purge Systems X   X  
    Packings, Rings and Wear Bands X   X X
    Packings - Cook Compression (hands-on)   X    
    Technical Support and Warranty X   X  
    Vibration X   X X
    Maintenance Intervals & Trouble Shooting X X    
    Software / Internet Tools X   X  
    Packager Standards     X  
    Cylinder Design     X  
    Introduction to Performance Software   X X  
    Performance Software (hands-on)     X  
    Production and Process Compressor Designs     X  
    Accoustical and Torsional Analysis     X  
    Performance Analysis     X  
    Start-up Check List   X    
    Failure Analysis (hands-on)   X    
    Bearings -Miba   X    
    Bearing Replacement (hands-on)   X    
    Mechanical Clearances (hands-on)   X    
    Tour Ariel Facilities X X X  
    Mechanical Clearances (hands-on)       X

  • How to Register

    The current Ariel International Training Schedule is located in the new Ariel Connect Training Portal. Each student must have an Ariel Members Only account in order to access the Ariel Connect Training Portal.

    To help you identify the right course for you, please refer to the Curriculum overview and the Topic Cross-Reference table above.

    For additional information, please contact your local Ariel Regional Manager, or the Ariel Training Department at

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