Introducing Stratus Learning™, Industrial Training Created By IBT Experts

Introducing Stratus Learning™, Industrial Training Created By IBT Experts

Elevate your knowledge with Stratus Learning, a new online training solution by IBT Industrial Solutions. This new online education offering joins IBT’s tenured in-person training program of more than five decades.

Created by learning and development industrial experts at IBT, this interactive online training was specifically designed for professionals to grow and retain their knowledge on a variety of industrial topics.

Each online course features engaging videos that demonstrate the product in action as well as interactive activities and knowledge checkpoints designed to keep participants engaged. 

According to Carin Sampson, IBT’s Vice President of Human Resources and Marketing, “IBT’s new online training solution was created by our very own certified learning and development professionals. The courses not only contain cutting-edge knowledge but were designed specifically to connect with all different learning styles.” 

Choose From A Growing Library of Online Classes


Employers and industrial professionals can choose from a single course or a comprehensive series of 15 classes on Power Transmission Product Training. 

These fundamental training courses concentrate on:

  • Fundamentals of Power Transmission
  • Bearings, Installation, and Maintenance
  • Gears
  • Lubrication
  • Motors 
  • Power Transmission Accessories
  • Sealants and Adhesives
  • Belt Drives, Installation, and Maintenance
  • Chain Drives, Installation, and Maintenance
  • Clutches and Brakes
  • Conveyors and Components
  • Couplings & U-Joint, Installation, and Maintenance
  • Hydraulics and Maintenance
  • Linear Motion
  • Controls and Sensors
  • Adjustable Speed Drives
  • Vibration Analysis

With 18 months to complete a course upon purchase, students have the opportunity to complete training at their own pace. 

Sampson said, “Each training course takes on average an hour to complete. This new eLearning program provides students flexibility as they can access courses anytime, anywhere on their smartphone, tablet, or computer.”

With more courses and series to be added soon, check availability on new training opportunities here.

Discover the Benefits of Stratus Learning 

IBT’s new online training program offers users the best value for the cost. Individual courses cost as low as $95 and the signature program series of 15 classes costs $495.

Stratus Learning offers many more unique benefits for both employers and industrial professionals to utilize. 

For Employers:

Stratus Learning offers many custom capabilities. These benefits include the option to receive notifications, access reports, and view training progress on employees.

For an additional cost, employers also have the option to add their own training catalog to the Stratus Learning platform. Fill out this form to learn more about the comprehensive list of services Stratus Learning offers to industrial workplaces. 

For Employees

Become a subject matter expert by taking an online training course or signature product series. Upon completion, students receive a certificate from Stratus Learning. 

How to Get Started

Enrolling in a Stratus Learning course or signature product series is easy. Follow these steps to get started today:

  1. Log in to Stratus Learning.
  2. Purchase a class for yourself or members of your workplace. 
  3. Start learning now!

In-Person IBT Training Opportunities

In addition to online courses by Stratus Learning, IBT also offers in-person training for industrial professionals. Led by experts in the field, training typically lasts two days. Courses include:

  • Hydraulics 101
  • Electrical 101
  • Bearings and Power Transmission 101

Class participants can expect to receive hands-on instruction that includes real-life scenarios and exercises. In-person training is currently available at IBT branch locations as well as at customer worksites. 

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