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Non-Destructive Testing: An Introduction

Why attend this course?

This is an introduction to the concepts of Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) so the course is ideal for engineers, auditors, managers, quality personnel and newcomers to NDT.  The one day course includes an introduction to NDT history, certification, advantages and limitations of the main methods including visual testing, penetrant testing, magnetic particle testing, radiographic testing ultrasonic testing, NDT reliability and the future.

Course Content

  • The varying certification schemes for NDT personnel
  • The basic physics and mechanics behind basic NDT methods including:
    • Visual Testing (VT)
    • Penetrant Testing (PT)
    • Magnetic Particle Testing (MT)
    • Ultrasonic Testing (UT)
    • Radiographic Testing (RT)
  • The advantages and disadvantages of the above NDT techniques
  • The types of flaws that can be detected by the above NDT techniques

Course details

Duration: 1 day workshop

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