Eddy Current Testing – £1550 for 2 courses

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LEVEL 1 & LEVEL 2 for only £1550 (+ V.A.T)

For course dates, please see our course dates page or call 0191 3410410.

Duration: 1 Week

Level 1

What you study:

This course provides detailed information on the inspection of welds using the Eddy-current Testing method, incorporating the latest equipment. This course is suitable for beginners and personnel with an existing NDT knowledge. PCN approved and provides excellent preparation for the Level 1 examination as specified by the relevant PCN documentation.

Course content:

  • Electrical properties
  • Principles of magnetism
  • Principles of electromagnetism
  • Eddy-current inspection equipment
  • Equipment calibration
  • Defect detection and evaluation
  • Eddy-current techniques
  • Extensive practical experience
  • Relevant standards
  • PCN documentation

Course objectives:

  1. To evaluate the variables defined above and define the limitations of examination
  2. To write clear and concise inspection instructions and test reports
  3. To meet the syllabus requirements of PCN Level 1

 

PRICE: £850.00 (includes examination fee & PCN levy) + V.A.T



Level 2

For course dates, please see our course dates page or call 0191 3410410.

What you study:

The course satisfies the formal training element of the Recommended Practice. Practical aspects are emphasised by ensuring that all theoretical training is complemented with opportunity to apply a variety of techniques and methods under the guidance of qualified instructors. At level 2, students are introduced to both static and dynamic phase display instrumentation along with instruction and report writing. This course is 2 weeks (80 hours).

Course content: 

  • The basic theory of Electric Current Flow
  • Alternating Currents and Resistance
  • Induction (Electromagnetic).
  • Impedance
  • Frequency
  • Magnetism
  • Electromagnets
  • Magnetic Properties of a material
  • Eddy Current Theory
  • Tests coils and probes
  • Properties affecting Eddy Currents
  • Eddy Current Test Equipment
  •  Test Frequency Ratios
  • Vector Diagrams
  •  Types of Discontinuities and their Origins
  •  Instruction/Technique/Report writing

Course objectives:

  1. To detect cracks, surface and near-surface, in aircraft components, structures, tubes and welds
  2. To detect corrosion and thinning in non-magnetic materials
  3. To grade and sort materials on the basis of conductivity and permeability
  4. To write clear and concise inspection instructions and test reports
  5. To meet the syllabus requirements of PCN Level 2

 

PRICE: £850.00 (includes examination fee & PCN levy) + V.A.T