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THE COURSE

Ultrasonic Testing: (ISI) Corrosion Mapping & Thickness Measurement Level 1

DURATION

Training course: 4 days
Examination: 1 day
 

TYPE

Theory and practical training course and examination
 

CODE

IETS/UTCM1

Why attend this course?

In accordance with PCN ISI GEN Appendix A, this programme is designed to train technicians, working in asset management and dealing with corrosion and erosion issues, to measure the competency of personnel working in these areas on plant assets. Suitable for all plant engineers and inspectors, across multiple industries. A high level of theory and practical content is offered within this course in preparation for PCN Level 1 examinations.

Content

  • Assessment of corrosion and erosion mechanisms in piping systems
  • Corrosion and erosion in plate, pipe and variables such as elbows, flanges, reducers etc.
  • Assessment and identification of corrosion by echo-dynamic patterns and other NDT methods
  • Accurate measurement of remaining wall thickness
  • Understanding isometric drawings and related component symbols
  • Understanding the effect of coatings on measurements
  • A general view of coatings and understanding their purpose
  • Understanding the purpose and different destructive testing methods
  • An understanding of product technology including casting, forging, welding and heat treatment
  • Safety considerations
  • Application of a written instruction
  • A look at the various material types that may be encountered

Responsibilities of an Ultrasonic Testing Level 1 certified NDT professional: 

An individual certified to Ultrasonic Testing Level 1 has demonstrated competence to carry out Ultrasonic Testing according to written instructions and under the supervision of Level 2 or Level 3 personnel. Within the scope of the competence defined on the certificate, Level 1 personnel may be authorised by the employer to perform the following in accordance with Ultrasonic Testing instructions:

  • Set up Ultrasonic Testing equipment
  • Perform Ultrasonic Inspection tests
  • Record and classify results of the tests according to written criteria
  • Report the results of Ultrasonic tests
Ultrasonic Testing Level 1 certified personnel shall neither be responsible for the choice of test method or technique to be used, nor for the interpretation of the test results.
 

Special note:

Candidates wishing to become certificated under the PCN scheme must meet the requirements of the relevant PCN/GEN Appendix

Price
(excl. VAT)

Training course: £725
Examination: £350
PCN Levy: £72
Total: £1,147
 

"One of the most informative, professional courses I have attended in my career. A truly world class training facility. 10/10"

John attended Ultrasonic Testing in Sheffield, February 2017

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Course and examination enquiries

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

Meet the trainer

James Caruth - Trainer

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Having joined IMechE ETS in 2015, James is able to use his knowledge and experience from his previous work in the nuclear, aerospace and oil and gas industries when training his students.

Qualifications:

PCN Level 2: Ultrasonic Testing, Magnetic Particle Testing, Liquid Penetrant Testing

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Meet the trainer

Jordan Wood - Trainer

 Jordan Wood

Jordan is a key member of the UT training suite having experience across standard and advanced methods during his 7 years experience from working in the offshore/onshore oil and gas, fabrication, structural and pipeline industries. Having joined IMechE originally in 2011 and then again in 2018 after a further 5 years in the field, Jordan is able to pass on a wealth of real world industry experience to his students.

Qualifications:

PCN Level 2: Ultrasonic Testing, PAUT, TOFD, Magnetic Particle Testing, Penetrant Testing

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NDT Examinations:

A full range of examinations are available to internationally recognised central and employer based schemes including PCN, SNT-TC-1A, EN4179 and NAS410.

Full initial, resit and recertification options are available depending on your requirements. Click here for more information >

 

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