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Radiographic Interpretation (RI) Level 2

Why attend this course?

Suitable for those who require an in-depth knowledge of the radiographic interpretation of welds. The course concentrates on the identification of weld defects, assessment of radiographic quality and sentencing to example specifications. All information necessary for candidates attempting PCN or ASNT radiographic interpreters examinations is issued.

Course content

  • Properties and production of X-ray and gamma rays
  • The formation of a latent image
  • Radiographic film
  • Identification of weld and/or casting types and defects
  • Assessment and measurement of radiographic quality
  • Sentencing to specifications
  • Image quality
  • Radiographic techniques
  • Weld technology
  • Interpretation of radiographs
  • Specifications

Course details

Duration: 5 days (plus a 2-day self-study package)

Code: RTO/IR2

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

Course and examination enquiries

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

Validated by BINDT and recognised by PCN

NOTE: This course meets the PCN criteria of 56 hours with the additional 2-day self-study package (16hours)

Meet the trainer

Andrew Fox - Trainer, Examiner and Level 3 Consultant

Andy Fox 

Andy is one of the industry's highly respected and leading individuals within NDT and radiography in particular having gained experienced with Rolls Royce, developing their NDT strategy for the Civil Nuclear market. 

Qualifications:

PCN Level 2: Radiography, Radiographic Interpretation
PCN Level 3: Radiography
ASNT Level 3: Radiographic Testing, Magnetic Particle Testing, Penetrant Testing, Visual Testing
NAS 410 / EN 4179: Radiographic Testing, Computed Radiography, Magnetic Particle Testing, Penetrant Testing
CSWIP Level 2: Digital Radiography

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