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Radiographic Testing: Computed Radiography (CRT) Level 1

Why attend this course?

Designed for experienced radiographers with knowledge of theoretical and practical conventional radiography, wishing to expand their scope to include the advanced technology of Computed Radiography (CR). The syllabus includes hands on training in the use of gamma and X-ray radiographic techniques and the processing/manipulation of photostimulable phosphor plates. Ideal for those candidates wishing to be certified in Computed Radiography, in PCN/ASNT/EN4179/NAS410 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
  • Grey values
  • System classes in imaging plates
  • Application of Computed Radiography

Course details

Duration: 4 days

Code: RTO/CRT Level 1

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

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