Course Title:
Ultrasonic Testing (UT) - Aerospace Training & Examination Package

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Suitable for:

All personnel including testers, inspectors, engineers and surveyors who require a thorough and comprehensive introduction to ultrasonic testing of aerospace components/structures.

Course Content:

Basic principles of ultrasonics; the flaw detector; practical exercises on aerospace test specimens containing simulated flaws; examination of aerospace materials, components and structure; instruction writing; manufacturing processes and defects.

The course ends with the certification examination.

Certification/Awarding Body:

Course Objectives:
· To explain the theoretical background of the techniques · To calibrate ultrasonic equipment · To measure the thickness of aerospace materials · To select the correct type of probe to examine aerospace components/structures · To locate and evaluate defects · To report on the location and size of defects in aerospace components/structures · To interpret code requirements · To meet the syllabus requirements for PCN Levels 2.

Additional Information:

This direct access Level 2 training course meets the 120 hour training requirement for PCN certification.

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

The minimum required duration of training, which includes both theoretical and practical elements, is:
- Direct access to Level 2 - 120 hours (40 hours for Level 1 + 80 hours for Level 2)
The minimum duration for experience prior to or following success in the qualification examination is:
- Direct Level 2 - 12 months (3 months for Level 1 + 9 months for Level 2)

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