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PCN Level 2 Ultrasonic Time of Flight Diffraction (TOFD)

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Immerse yourself in the comprehensive TOFD welds course, which provides in-depth knowledge on inspecting ferritic steel welds using the ultrasonic time of flight diffraction method. Designed for individuals with existing UT Certification in welds, this course is recognized by PCN and offers excellent preparation for Level 1 and 2 examinations. The course fulfills the complete training hour requirements outlined by the relevant PCN documentation. (Note: Level 1 requires a minimum of 40 hours of training, while Level 2 requires a minimum of 80 hours). Experience the latest Technology Design and Olympus TOFD equipment throughout the course.

What will I learn

Immerse yourself in the comprehensive TOFD welds course, which provides in-depth knowledge on inspecting ferritic steel welds using the ultrasonic time of flight diffraction method. Designed for individuals with existing UT Certification in welds, this course is recognized by PCN and offers excellent preparation for Level 1 and 2 examinations.

The course fulfills the complete training hour requirements outlined by the relevant PCN documentation. (Note: Level 1 requires a minimum of 40 hours of training, while Level 2 requires a minimum of 80 hours). Experience the latest Technology Design and Olympus TOFD equipment throughout the course.

Course Content:

  • Gain a strong foundation in ultrasonic theory.
  • Understand the theory of diffracted ultrasonic waves.
  • Learn about digitization principles.
  • Explore the hardware used in TOFD.
  • Master calibration and equipment setup techniques.
  • Engage in extensive practical exercises to enhance your skills.
  • Utilize analysis software for data interpretation.
  • Learn effective analysis and interpretation techniques.
  • Develop report writing skills.
  • Understand relevant standards and PCN documentation.
  • The course is validated by BINDT and recognized by PCN.

Responsibilities of a PCN Level 2 Ultrasonic Time of Flight Diffraction (TOFD) Certified NDT Professional:

A Level 2 certified individual in Ultrasonic TOFD has demonstrated competence in performing NDT procedures. Within the scope defined on the certificate, Level 2 personnel may be authorized by their employer to:

  • Select the appropriate Ultrasonic TOFD technique for the test method.
  • Define the limitations and applications of the testing method.
  • Adapt Ultrasonic TOFD codes, standards, specifications, and procedures to the actual working conditions.
  • Configure and verify Ultrasonic TOFD equipment settings.
  • Conduct and supervise Ultrasonic TOFD tests.
  • Interpret and evaluate test results according to relevant standards, codes, specifications, or procedures.
  • Prepare written instructions for Ultrasonic TOFD.
  • Perform and oversee all tasks at or below Level 2.
  • Provide guidance and mentorship for personnel at or below Level 2.
  • Accurately report the results of Ultrasonic TOFD tests.
  • Training and Experience Requirements for Certification:

PCN certification is awarded once the required experience and training hours are met, along with successful completion of the PCN examination:

  • Ultrasonic Time of Flight Diffraction
  • Level 2: 40 training hours and 9 months of experience.
  • Direct access to PCN Level 2 certification can be achieved by combining the experience and training hours of Level 1 and Level 2:
  • Direct access Level 2: 80 training hours and 12 months of experience.

Accelerated Learning:

  • For individuals seeking a faster path to certification, accelerated learning is available. Through this method, you can gain up to 50% of the required experience.
  • 192 hours of training is equivalent to 960 hours of work experience, which fulfills 50% of the required 1920 hours of experience for certification.
  • The price of training will vary based on individual requirements. Please contact the Indonesian Institute of NDT for personalized information and assistance in determining the cost that suits your needs.

About this institute

Institute Name : Indonesian Institute of NDT

Language : English

Charge : Paid

Location : Batam

Mode : Online

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The Indonesian Institute of NDT, also known as IINDT, is a renowned training and certification organization specializing in NDT (Non-Destructive Testing), Welding, and Coating. With a rich history dating back to 2007, we have established ourselves as a leading training center in the field.

In collaboration with Agyll Ruane IMechE from the UK, we proudly hold the distinction of being the first Authorized Training Organization (ATO) and Examination Centre (AEC) to offer PCN and ICorr training and certification in the Indonesian region. This partnership enables us to deliver internationally recognized and industry-approved programs.

At IINDT, our unwavering commitment is to provide top-notch Training, Education, Certification, and Examination Services. We strive to continuously enhance customer satisfaction by maintaining a robust Quality Management System that is constantly monitored and improved. Our dedication is reflected in our diligent efforts to set and review quality objectives to ensure the highest standards in our services.

Join us at IINDT and embark on a journey of professional growth, skill development, and certification attainment, as we empower you with the knowledge and expertise needed for success in the NDT, Welding, and Coating domains.


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