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Material Evaluation 2

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Course Description:

Material Evaluation Level 2 training at Lavender International covers the following methods and techniques:


  • Duration: 1-day training and 1-day exam (total 8 hours)
  • Introduction and vision requirements
  • General inspection requirements
  • AFD methods, advantages, and disadvantages
  • Penetrant and capillary action principles
  • Interpretation of inspection results
  • Terminology and discontinuities
  • Health and safety considerations


  • Duration: 1-day training and 1-day exam (total 8 hours)
  • Principles and limitations of CT
  • Precautions, advantages, and disadvantages
  • Heat treatment and its impact
  • Reasons for both conductivity and hardness testing of aluminum alloys
  • Relevant specifications and reference documentation
  • Operation of equipment and standardization


  • Duration: 1-day training and 1-day exam (total 8 hours)
  • Reasons, advantages, and Disadvantages of acid etch inspection
  • History and basic material knowledge
  • Principles and etching methods
  • Solutions and process control
  • Health and safety considerations
  • Inspection and interpretation


  • Duration: 1-day training and 1-day exam (total 8 hours)
  • General principles of HT
  • Heat treatment and its impact
  • Reasons for both hardness and conductivity testing of aluminum alloys
  • Relevant specifications and reference documentation
  • Measuring hardness, equipment, and standardization
  • Comparison of hardness tests
  • HT and CT courses can be combined into one course (2 days training and 2 days exam).

We also offer Tensile training courses - please contact us for further details.

Our training is based on industry standards and regulations, and we use the most recent resources including Study Guides, Handbooks, and Questions and Answers from reputable organizations such as ASNT and BINDT.

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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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