VDZ Online Courses

VDZ Online Courses are designed to train industrial employees in the cement industry through innovative online learning methods. The courses can be used either for self-paced learning, as a supplement to classroom training or as a knowledge base.

The Online Courses provide the latest knowledge on cement production in an industry-proven, easily understandable format. Thanks to the web-based technologies, high quality animations, self tests and certification, employees can learn cost-efficiently any time and anywhere where they have access to the internet.

The Online Courses are aimed at workers, craftsmen, foremen, plant operators, un- and semi-skilled workers, industry newcomers and graduates.

All topics of the VDZ online trainings

Raw Material Extraction

  • Extraction, Loading, Transportation
  • Water Drainage Systems

Raw Material Preparation

  • Primary Comminution
  • Raw Materials, Blending Bed
  • Combined Drying and Grinding Systems for Raw Material
  • Raw Meal Homogenization Systems

Clinker Production

  • Rotary Kilns
  • Firing
  • Preheaters
  • Calciner
  • Bypass Systems
  • Clinker Coolers
  • Fuels

Cement Production

  • Cement Grinding Plants
  • Ball Mills
  • Roller Mills
  • High Pressure Roller Mills
  • Classifiers
  • Cement Raw Materials, Product Range
  • Cement Blending Systems
  • Cement Cooling

Packing Plant and Dispatch

  • Packing Machinery
  • Paletting Machines
  • Cement Storage
  • Loading Equipment

General Plant Equipment

  • Mechanical Continuous Conveyors
  • Pneumatic Conveyors
  • Process Measurement Techniques
  • Metering Equipment
  • Drive Technology
  • Compressed Air Supply
  • Cooling Water Supply and Treatment

Environmental Protection

  • Dedusting Equipment
  • Reduction of Gas Emissions


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Technical Training

VDZ Technical Training Programme 2017/2018

Have a look at our Technical Training Courses and Workshops 2017/2018 for the Global Cement Industry.

Press report

World Cement 04/2014 – Training and Development as a Factor for Success

Press report

World Cement 11/2011 – E-Learning: efficient technical training

World Cement 11/2011 – E-Learning: efficient technical training