Phone human-readable description of the message we trying to accomplish. Search human-readable description of the message we trying to accomplish. Map pin human-readable description of the message we trying to accomplish.

Is it for me?

This course is suitable for all engineering disciplines especially those involved with any maintenance or reliability including management, engineers, technicians and craft personnel.

What will I learn?

This course will offer you training on the following:
  • Correct operation of the infrared imaging system, including adjusting the image, storing and retrieving data, provide proper care and verify the calibration of the instrument
  • Understanding the basics of infrared theory including characterising the object and background
  • Understanding basic heat transfer and to work within the limitations of the technology and follow basic inspection procedures
  • Understanding qualitative thermography to be able to identify various patterns, anomalies and to make simple temperature measurements
  • Familiarisation with the conditions required to carry out various inspections including mechanical, electrical components, energy systems and to consider any associated limitations
  • Understanding basic safety concerns that must be addressed in order to conduct safe thermographic inspections
  • Understanding of the factors that must be addressed when prioritizing potential problems for repair
  • How to maintain a database and be able to complete a simple test report (BS ISO 18434-1:2008) using the analysis and report generation software developed for their IR system
  • Application of the requirements of relevant codes and standards

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

    What will I leave with?

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

    • Correct infrared camera operation
    • Be able to characterise the object and background for accurate temperature measurement
    • Be able to identify patterns, shapes and anomalies in identifying problems
    • Develop a route plan to collect data
    • Develop an infrared inspection report to ISO standard

    Certification

    CSWIP Logo

    Book your place on the course

    Now you've found your course, next find a location and a time.

    Check course schedule

    Part of:

    Non-Destructive Testing (NDT)

    View Programme Overview