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Computed Radiography (CRT) Level 2


Training course: 4 days
Examination: 1 day


Theory and practical training course and examination



Why attend this course?

Designed for experienced radiographers with knowledge of conventional radiographic theory and practice, wishing to expand their scope to include the advanced technology of Computed Radiography (CR), including interpretation. The syllabus includes hands-on training in the use of gamma and X-ray radiographic techniques and the processing/manipulation of photostimulable phosphor plates. The course is ideal for candidates wishing to be certified in Computed Radiography, in either PCN, ASNT or EN 4179/NAS 410 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

Additional course content to Level 1:

  • 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

Validated by BINDT and recognised by PCN

Special note:

Candidates must hold BRS and Conventional Radiographic Testing depending on the sector sought.

(excl. VAT)

Training course: £1,245
Examination: £430
PCN Levy: £72
Total: £1,747
Next available date

9th April 2018 More dates available here


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9th April 2018

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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. 


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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