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Penetrant Testing: Level 3

Why attend this course?

This guidance course is aimed at the PCN Level 3 requirements for Penetrant Testing practitioners. The main objective of the course is to make candidates fully aware of the scope of the examination and level of knowledge required. It will also enable candidates to identify their weak subject areas. Advice will be given on any further tuition required.

Course content

  • PCN requirements for Level 3 approval
  • Complementary NDT methods
  • Product technology
  • Quality assurance, quality control and supervision
  • Specifications/procedures and techniques
  • Analysis of PT reports
  • Advanced penetrant theory and revision
  • Analysis of procedures
  • Procedure writing
  • Mock examinations

Course details

Duration: Dependent on existing qualifications

Code: RTO/ST9

Special note: Candidates should ideally hold a PCN Level 2 approval in Penetrant Testing as a minimum and have at least 2 years' experience in NDT/Inspection before attempting these courses. See the latest edition of PCN/GEN for the minimum requirements for examinations. Candidates who already hold PCN Level 3 certification in the basic module may opt to take the course which deals specifically with penetrant test information.

FROM MAY 2016, PCN LEVEL 3 (BASIC) WILL BE AVAILABLE ONLINE, CONTACT US FOR MORE INFORMATION

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

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