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Radiographic Interpretation: Computed Radiography

Why attend this course?

This course is designed for experienced radiographic interpreters, wishing to expand their knowledge to include the advanced technology of Computed Radiography (CR). The syllabus includes the assessment of quality, relating to images produced on photostimulable phosphor plates in accordance with example specifications. Ideal for candidates wishing to be certified in Computed Radiography Interpretation, in PCN/EN4179/NAS410/ASNT to a company written practice. The course is available in the following sectors: welds, castings, profile/tangential (in-service inspection of sectional loss).

Course content

  • Digital imaging plates
  • Imaging plate scanners
  • Image format
  • IQI sensitivity
  • Basic spatial resolution
  • Factors affecting image resolution
  • Signal-to-noise ratio
  • Compensation principles
  • Grey values
  • Pixel size and spatial resolution
  • Modular Transfer Function
  • System classes in imaging plates
  • Application of computed radiography
  • Specifications and procedures
  • Software image manipulation techniques
  • Interpretation of images

Course details

Duration: 4 days (+1 day examination)

Code: RTO/CRI

Special note: Candidates must hold BRS and Conventional Radiographic testing depending on the sector sought.

Course and examination enquiries

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

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