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Eddy Current Testing: Welds Level 1

Why attend this course?

This course provides detailed information on the inspection of welds utilising the Eddy Current Testing method, incorporating the latest equipment. This course is suitable for beginners and personnel with an existing NDT knowledge. This course is PCN approved and provides excellent preparation for the Level 1 examination as specified by the relevant PCN documentation.

Course content

  • Electrical properties 
  • Principles of magnetism
  • Principles of electromagnetism
  • Eddy-current inspection equipment
  • Equipment calibration
  • Defect detection and evaluation
  • Eddy Current techniques
  • Extensive practical experience
  • Relevant standards
  • PCN documentation

Course details

Duration: 4 days + 1 day examination

Code: RTO/EC1

Special note: Candidates attempting a PCN examination must meet the PCN/GEN requirements. If attempting an SNT-TC-1A/EN4179/NAS410 examination the requirements of your company’s written practice must be met.

Validated by BINDT and recognised by PCN

Price
(excl. VAT)

Training course: £666
Examination: £217
PCN levy: £70
Total: £953

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2017 

2018

Course and examination enquiries

 +44 (0)114 399 5720 or trainingsolutions@imeche.org

 

Meet the trainer

Howard Garlick - Trainer, Examiner and Level 3 Consultant

Howard_Garlick_NDT_Tutor 

Having gained experience within aerospace and fabrication industries, Howard joined IMechE ETS in 2013.

Howard is also leading our Pulsed Eddy Current training course having spent time with Eddyfi at their head office in Quebec, Canada focusing on their Lyft system.

Qualifications:

PCN Level 2: Eddy Current Testing (Welds), Magnetic Particle Testing, Liquid Penetrant Testing, Radiography (Welds), Ultrasonic Testing 3.1, 3.2
PCN Level 3: Eddy Current Testing (Welds), Magnetic Particle Testing, Penetrant Testing, Basic Radiation Safety
EN 4179 Level 2: Ultrasonic Testing, Immersion Ultrasonic Testing, Magnetic Particle Testing, Penetrant Testing, Eddy Current Testing

Customer feedback

"The course is excellent. Howard is very knowledgeable and helpful"

Graham from Qinetiq, attended Eddy Current Welds Level 2 in Sheffield, March 2017
 

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