NDT - Supervised Practical Ultrasonic Inspection (Plate or Pipe Butt Welds)

This course provides the opportunity for experienced technicians to test welded specimens under the supervision of a tutor. The course will provide good preparation for the ultrasonic practitioner attempting Level 1 or 2 examinations of either ASNT or PCN.

This course is suitable for Ultrasonic technicians who have received the basic experience and training, but require additional preparation prior to PCN or ASNT exams.

What You Study

On completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Understand the ultrasonic techniques used to locate, size and assess defects in plates and pipes
  • Apply the correct technique to the standard required by PCN or ASNT for butt welds in plate and pipe

Duration and Attendance

3 days each (plate or pipe) including PCN Exam

This course is delivered at Glenrothes (Stenton Campus).

Duration of the course may be flexible - extra days will be charged at £168 per day.

Suitable For -

Ultrasonic technician having received the basic experience and training but requiring preparation prior to PCN and ASNT exams.

Vision Requirements

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


£710 each (plate or pipe)



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