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Radiographic Testing (RT) Level 2

Why attend this course?

This programme includes a combination of the RT Interpretation and RT Theory and Practice course. PCN recognised and provides excellent preparation for the Level 2 examinations; it meets in full the training hour requirements as specified by the relevant PCN documentation.

This course is also suitable for employer based certification schemes such as SNT-TC-IA / EN4179 / NAS410.

Course content

  • Basic radiation safety
  • Properties of X-ray and Gamma rays
  • Atomic structures
  • Generation of X-rays
  • Natural and artificial gamma radiation sources
  • Gamma ray equipment
  • Radiographic film
  • Intensifying screens, exposure charts, calculations
  • Techniques for weld and/or casting radiography
  • Darkroom procedures
  • Radiographic quality
  • Interpretation of radiographs
  • Preparation of a written instruction/radiographic technique
  • Specifications and procedures
  • Practical exercises

Course details

Duration: 
13 days (if BRS already held)
15 days (if BRS not already held)

Code: IETS/RT2

Special note: Candidates must be at least 18 years old and meet the requirements of the Ionising Radiations Regulations. TDLs/film badges will be supplied to all candidates. We are able to arrange medicals and TLDs if candidates are not currently classified. Attempting a PCN/GEN must be met. If attempting an ASNT/EN4179/NAS410 examination the requirements of your company’s written practice must be met.

Validated by BINDT and recognised by PCN

Price
(excl. VAT)

Excluding BRS
Training course: £1,568
Examination: £498
PCN levy: £70
Total: £2,136

Including BRS
Training course: £1,858
Examination: £613
PCN levy: £140
Total: £2,611

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2017

2018

Course and examination enquiries

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

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

Customer feedback

"The course was taught to teach rather than just pass the exam. The trainer had a wealth of experience to share"

Martin attended Radiographic Testing in Sheffield, February 2017

 

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