Course Title:
Digital Radiographic Testing - Level 2
Country:
Venue:

CountryVenueCourse FeeStart DateFurther Information
United KingdomMiddlesbrough
£ 1,670.00 +VAT
03 April 2017
United KingdomMiddlesbrough
£ 1,670.00 +VAT
20 November 2017
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Suitable for:

Aimed at candidates looking to expand their current knowledge of radiographic systems and/or are looking at the possibility of introducing a digital system into their place of work/company.

Course Content:

Principles of digital radiography; equipment standards for CR systems; radiographic techniques with CR; calibration of equipment (use of phantom); image processing using phosphor screens; software specific parameters; calibration of measuring tools; effects of magnification; definition of accuracy constraints and capabilities of CR system; modification of image; use of analysis software; acceptance and reporting.
This course ends with the certification exam.

Training in accordance with the requirements of BS EN ISO 9712.

Certification/Awarding Body:


Course Objectives:
  • To explain the theoretical background of digital radiography
  • To be able to explain current standards with reference to CR systems (BS EN 14784)
  • To be able to calibrate a CR system using a phantom
  • To be able to explain the image processing of phosphor screens
  • To be able to use software specific parameters to assess a digital image
  • To be able to recognise the constraints and capabilities of a CR system
  • To be able to modify the digital image to optimise defect detection
  • To be able to compile a written instruction
  • To meet the syllabus requirements of E10.2 training and examinations PCN syllabus

Additional Information:

Course candidates must be qualified to a minimum of Level 1 or 2 Radiographic Testing or Interpretation conforming to BS EN ISO 9712.

Please note:
All candidates attending a PCN examination (initial, retest or renewal) must provide photo ID (e.g Driving licence number, Passport number, PCN ID Card) on the day of sitting the examination. Failure to do so will result in the candidate being turned away.

PCN or CSWIP Level 2 DRT (Weld, Casting or Profile/Tangential) certification will be offered.

Digitised Radiographic Testing (DRT):
The minimum required duration of training, which includes both theoretical and practical elements, is:
  • Level 1 - 12 hours
  • Level 2 - 24 hours (Direct Level 2 -36 hours)

The minimum duration for experience prior to or following success in the qualification examination is:
  • Level 1 - 1 month
  • Level 2 - 3 months (Direct Level 2 - 4 months)

Digitised Radiographic Interpretation (DRI):
The minimum required duration of training, which includes both theoretical and practical elements, is:
  • Level 2 - 12 hours

The minimum duration for experience prior to or following success in the qualification examination is:
  • Level 2 - 3 months