Engineers, surveyors and inspectors requiring a general knowledge of NDT methods and requiring some hands-on experience.
This NDT training course covers: A basic appreciation of the main NDT methods (Visual Inspection, Magnetic Particle Testing, Penetrant Testing, Radiographic Testing, Ultrasonic Testing and Eddy Current Testing); choice of method in relation to materials, defect type, position and weld geometry; materials sorting methods, proprietary instruments; surface methods; visual Inspection, magnetic particle and penetrant inspection and eddy current testing; methods for internal examination, X-and gamma-radiography, ultrasonic flaw detection.
70% of the course will involve practical demonstrations and hands-on experience.
- To appreciate the available methods
- To explain the basic principles of these methods
- To identify the advantages and disadvantages of these, both in application and defect detection capability
- To carry out basic hands-on applications for familiarisation purposes