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Alternating Current Field Measurement 1

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Course Description:

Lavender International's ACFM Level 1 training course provides a comprehensive understanding of the electromagnetic testing method. The course covers both general and specific theories, equipment selection and preparation, and post-test procedures. Students will also learn about codes, standards, and specifications, as well as how to brief remote probe operators.

Specifically, the course covers the following topics:

General Theory:

  • History of Electromagnetic Testing
  • Terms and definitions used in Electromagnetic Testing
  • General principles of the ACFM technique

Specific Theory:

  • Introduction to the range of available ACFM techniques
  • Equipment selection and preparation
  • The effect of the ACFM test on the material being tested
  • Preparation for testing
  • Carrying out the test
  • Post-test procedures and reporting
  • Current and developing codes, standards, and specifications

We offer ACFM training suitable for PCN/EN473/ISO 9712 Levels 1 and 2, as well as training suitable for candidates working to an employer-written practice based on SNT-TC-1A, EN4179, and NAS410.

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About this institute

Institute Name : Lavender International

Language : English

Charge : Paid

Location : UK office – Penistone

Mode : Hybrid

Lavender International NDT Consultancy Services Ltd is a leading provider of NDT training, examinations, and level 3 consultancy services to clients across various industries such as Aerospace, Renewables, Automotive, and Oil and Gas worldwide. We are accredited by major NDT organizations and provide training and examination programs that comply with internationally recognized central and employer-based certification schemes. Our training centers are located in Penistone, Sheffield, the AMP Technology Centre in Rotherham, and Houston, Texas, USA. We also provide on-site training globally and support programs in Greece, South Africa, Canada, and the UK.

Lavender International has been an employee-owned business since 2015, and this means that each of our employees is a co-owner and is equally motivated to ensure that the students we train have the best experience, and the companies we work with have optimum support. Our employees are committed to delivering quality services that are flexible and reliable. We take pride in our core values of Quality, Flexibility, and Trust, which underpin everything we do, and set us apart as a leading provider of NDT services. Our unique approach is often referred to as "The Lavender Way."

Our courses cover a wide range of NDT methods, including Introduction to NDT, Visual Testing, Liquid Penetrant Testing, Magnetic Particle Testing, Ultrasonic Testing, Phased Array Testing, Time of Flight Diffraction, Radiographic Testing, Advanced Radiography, Eddy Current Testing, Weld Inspector, High-Temperature Hydrogen Attack, Material Evaluation, and Correspondence Courses.

For more information, please contact us at our UK office at 01226 765769 or email us at For our US clients, please email or call us at (1) 281-984-7023.

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