Trainings & Seminars

The VSM Technical Center (TC) in Hanover-Hainholz boasts an array of specialized training courses such as user tests and product training courses. This service completes a comprehensive and customized package available for our customers and trading partners.

Our training courses and seminars are customized to suit the needs of end users and dealers and are interpreted into various languages. Our services also include in-house training courses which are tailor-made to suit the needs of individual customers.

Beyond providing theoretical knowledge, our seminars focus on hands-on trying and testing and experiencing abrasives at first hand. The impact of grinding parameters on surface finishes and performance as well as cutting and machining on various machines are important training aspects. In addition to this, participants of our seminars are also given information on measuring techniques and cost appraisal factors involved in grinding processes.

Training content and dates

Distributor training

  • High-tech and high-quality products
  • Sanding and grinding parameters
  • Surface metrology
  • Practical sanding and grinding training
  • Examples of application


  • 14-05 - 15-05-18
  • 03-12 - 04-12-18

User training

  • Latest research findings from VSM laboratory and practice
  • High-tech and high-quality products
  • Surface performance indicators
  • Sanding and grinding parameters, identifying and preventing errors
  • Practical sanding and grinding training
  • Latest application examples


  • 26-02 - 27-02-18
  • 10-04 - 11-04-18
  • 03-09 - 04-09-18
  • 29-10 - 30-10-18
  • 17-12 - 18-12-18

Advanced User Training

  • Results from innovative scientific research
  • Advanced surface performance indicators
  • Corrosion resistance of sanded surfaces
  • Practical sanding and grinding training and measurement exercises
  • Latest application examples


  • 19-11 - 20-11-18

training leaflet for download

  • Distributor Training 2018
    Distributor Training 2018(116 KB)
    Information and dates
  • User Training 2018
    User Training 2018(146 KB)
    Information and dates
  • Advanced User Training 2018
    Advanced User Training 2018(119 KB)
    Information and dates

Your contact

Are you interested in taking part in one of the VSM seminars in Hanover, Germany?

Please call us on:
+49 511 3526 479

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