Greater flexibility in the way we learn is good news for employers and personnel,
and there can be distinct benefits along the way.
The TWI Virtual Academy’s new suite of online courses and blended learning options
in non-destructive testing (NDT) is receiving a great deal of interest globally.
Taught by the same industry-leading lecturers who deliver TWI’s classroom based
training, the new online courses cover Time-of-Flight Diffraction,
Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing and Ultrasonic Testing of Welds
(Levels 1 and 2). These courses offer personnel a direct route to certification
or simply an appreciation of the fundamentals of practice.
TWI Advanced NDT Lecturer Neil Harrap has been leading the launch of the new online
courses, and toured locations in Malaysia, Iran, Egypt and India speaking to customers
at all levels of learning about their training and certification needs. Blended
learning was a popular topic of conversation, and Neil recently delivered advanced
ultrasonic testing courses to a group of students in Canada who had chosen this
The TWI Virtual Academy offers a range of options under each online course title:
It is the flexibility of the learning opportunities from any location, the range
of study options and the length of study time that is proving attractive to industry.
As well as providing convenience and cost efficiency, online training can also work
to prepare a candidate in advance for classroom training. All three classroom based
UT courses currently come with free access to pre-course eLearning
in advance of a classroom taught module to familiarise students with theory and
key concepts, giving students an advantage before they start out on their chosen
To find out more about the free pre-course eLearning package, or to browse the courses
available at the TWI Virtual Academy, visit www.twivirtualacademy.com, email
email@example.com or call +44 (0)1223 899500.
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