NDT - Practical Ultrasonic Inspection Level 1

What You Study

This course provides the basic theory and practice of ultrasonic weld testing and gives the ideal start to a career in ultrasonics.

PCN syllabus reference no PCN/ GEN Appendix Z1

What You Study 

  • Basic principles of ultrasonics, nature of sound.
  • The flaw detector and testing equipment.
  • Calibration flaw location and sizing methods.
  • Practical exercises.

Delegates completing the course should:

  • Understand the basic concept of ultrasonic testing
  • Select and calibrate the appropriate equipment
  • Thickness measure
  • Carry out parent material inspection
  • Inspect butt welded joints in plate
  • Correctly locate, size and report parent plate and weld defects

Suitable For -

This course is suitable for NDT personnel, inspectors and engineers requiring an introduction to ultrasonic inspection.

Vision Requirements

All delegates wishing to take a PCN examination must have natural or corrected vision satisfying the minimum PCN requirements PSL 44

Duration and Attendance

5 days including PCN Exam

ASNT Examinations may be arranged on the final day of the course.

This course is delivered at Glenrothes (Stenton Campus).

Price

£1,016

This price includes exam and levy fees.

 

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