NDT - Visual Inspection Level 2

Course Overview

This course provides comprehensive knowledge of the theory and practice of visual inspection for technicians’ Level 2 standard.

Training accredited to PCN level 2. (PCN syllabus reference appendix e5.2 To


This course is suitable for NDT personnel, inspectors, testers and engineers with a responsibility for the inspection of fabrications, castings and forgings during manufacture or components in service.

What You Study

Principles of visual inspection, physics of light, the human eye and vision, environmental conditions, light sources, optical aids, surface conditions, welding, castings, and forging technology.

On completion of this course you should be able to:

Understand the principles of visual inspection

Carry out visual inspection of welds, castings and forgings, using a range of  inspection aids

Write clear and concise inspection techniques and reports

Meet the syllabus requirements for PCN level 2

Duration and Attendance

5 days

This course is delivered at Glenrothes (Stenton Campus).


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BINDT approved

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