Course Title:
Introduction to Welding and Non-Destructive Testing
Course Details:
Certification/Awarding bodies:
Starting: 27 February 2017
Duration: 4.50 (days)
Location: United Kingdom
Venue: Cambridge

Booking Information
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£ 1,140.00 + VAT
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Suitable for:

Engineering, management and supervisory staff who need to understand the potential problems and avoidance procedures for welding and cutting operations. It is especially appropriate for graduate staff who need systematic training in the subject.

Course Content:

Terminology; review of commonly used welding processes and NDT methods; features and control of welding processes; use and control of consumables; approval testing; inspection procedures and techniques; welding imperfections and their causes and interpretation; comparative studies in practical application of welding and NDT; hands-on experience of welding and NDT.


Course Objectives:

  • To provide a basic understanding of the principles of welding processes
  • To provide a basic understanding of the principles of visual weld inspection
  • To give an overview of the main NDT methods used to inspect welds
  • To provide an opportunity to carry out practical NDT inspection on welded samples


Additional Information:
Some practical elements of the training will require dust coats and safety boots. Although some are available at the training centre, candidates are advised to bring their own PPE clothing. Gloves, goggles and other relevant PPE will be provided.