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Ultrasonic Time of Flight Diffraction (TOFD): Refresher / Recertification


Depending on own requirements


Practical training and examination



Why attend this course?

Ideal for those who already have a basic understanding of the techniques of TOFD and would like intensive instruction to improve their knowledge and increase their experience in preparation for a recertification examination. This course is suitable for refresher training towards both the PCN and employer based recertification examinations.

(Subject to student's requirements)

  • Relevant examination criteria
  • Practical exercises on equipment similar to that encountered in examinations
  • A theory package orientated towards examination requirements
  • Instruction writing
  • Mock examination

Special note:

Previous attendance of a Level 1 or Level 2  course is strongly recommended. This course should not be viewed as a substitute to the standard training courses but is an ideal supplementary course.

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Course dates are available based on customer demand, contact us for more information.

+44 (0)114 399 5720 or

Meet the trainer

Richard Horsfall - Trainer, Examiner and Level 3 Consultant


Richard is our lead Advanced UT tutor having joined IMechE ETS in 2013 and has 10 years of standard and advanced NDT teaching experience.

Before training tomorrow's NDT specialists, Richard gained 8 years experience within the oil and gas sector as well as a Senior Turbine Specialist with Alstom.


PCN Level 2: Ultrasonic Testing, PAUT, TOFD, Magnetic Particle Testing, Penetrant Testing
PCN Level 3: Ultrasonic Testing, PAUT, TOFD, Magnetic Particle Testing, Penetrant Testing

"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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