Penetrant Testing (PT)
Course Details:
Certification/Awarding bodies: CSWIP, PCN
Starting: 18 March 2019
Ending: 22 March 2019
Location: United Kingdom
Venue: Aberdeen
Pricing:
Course + Exam package:
£ 945.00 + VAT
Course only:
£ 680.00 + VAT
Exam only:
£ 365.00 + VAT

Suitable for:

This course is designed for NDT personnel, inspectors, and technicians engaged in or responsible for inspection of castings, forgings, or fabricated items during manufacture or in-service in different product sectors.

It is also suitable for personnel working in the aerospace industry.


Course Content:

This course will cover materials, methods, compatibility of materials, and equipment and safety aspects. It will also offer you practical exercises and methods of assessing sensitivity. During the Level 2 instruction writing and application, attendees requiring only Level 1 training will carry out practical applications to written instructions.

Training is in accordance with the requirements of BS EN ISO 9712 and ends with a written and practical test.


Certification/Awarding Body:


Course Objectives:

By the end of the course, you should be able to:

  • Explain the basic principles of penetrant inspection methods
  • Carry out penetrant inspection using solvent-removable, water-washable and post-emulsifiable/removal processes
  • Write clear and concise inspection instructions and test reports
  • Meet syllabus requirements for CSWIP, PCN Level 2

Additional Information:

Price listed is the direct access Level 2 and includes examination and levy fees. For Level 1 options, please contact Customer Services.

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 in India:
We would like to bring it to your notice that TWI India has decided to withdraw ATO of BINDT (with effect from 31st July 2018). Hence, after 31st of July, we will not be in a position to undertake any PCN courses or exams.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
No mandatory course entry requirements.

Training requirements:
The minimum required duration of training, which includes both theoretical and practical elements, is:

  • Level 1 - 16 hours
  • Level 2 - 24 hours (Direct Level 2 - 40 hours)

The training hours requirement is fulfilled when candidates attend one of TWI's training courses.

Certification requirements:
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)

Certification will not be issued until successful completion of the examination and the required experience is achieved.