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THE COURSE

Weld Inspector: PCN Level 3 training course

DURATION

Training course: 5 days
Examination: 1 day

TYPE

Theory training course and examination
 

CODE

IETS/WI3

Why attend this course?

Ideal for experienced welding inspectors who hold approved weld inspector status in an appropriate certifying scheme, i.e. PCN or equivalent. The course is designed to review, reinforce and develop the additional subjects required for Weld Inspector Level 2 approval.

Course content

  • Technical and supervisory qualities required
  • Quality assurance
  • Auditing
  • Content of NDT reports (theory and practical)
  • NDT capabilities and limitations
  • Assessment of fracture samples
  • Review of all welding/senior welding inspector examination syllabuses
  • Steel metallurgy
  • Crack mechanisms
  • Welding symbols
  • Consumables
  • Practical exercises
  • Examination syllabuses

Validated by BINDT and recognised by PCN

Special note:

Candidates must hold a relevant Weld Inspector approval and refer to the relevant certification documentation regarding all eligibility rules. We strongly advise that all candidates taking the 5 day course allow revision time before attempting the Weld Inspector Level 3 examination. This course does not include training relating to Radiographic Interpretation, other than an outline (ref: IETS/RI2).

Price
(excl. VAT)

Training course: £835
Examination: £390
PCN levy: £72
Total: £1,297

Click on a date below to book your place now

2nd July 2018

6 day training course and examination

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Course and examination enquiries

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

Meet the trainer

Alec Smith - Trainer and Examiner

Alec Smith 

With over 40 years experience in NDT, Alec is a well known and respected leader in radiography and weld inspection having worked as a Level 3 for organisations such as Applus RTD Ltd and NASA.

Qualifications:

PCN Level 2: Radiography, Radiation Protection Supervisor, Weld Inspection
PCN Level 3: Radiography, Computed Radiography, Weld Inspection
ASNT Level 3: Radiography, Ultrasonic Testing, Magnetic Particle Testing, Penetrant Testing

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Customer feedback

'Course was very informative and gained a vast amount of knowledge of different weld defects and the course material helped understand terminology'

Chris attended Weld Inspection Level 1 in Sheffield, September 2017

 

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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