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Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing (PAUT) - Welds - Blended Learning

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Are you ready to advance your career in Non-Destructive Testing (NDT)? Our Blended Learning Phased Array Ultrasound Testing (PAUT) Certification course offers a flexible and comprehensive approach to mastering the principles and practices of PAUT, leading to certification under BS EN ISO 9712.

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Course Description:

Are you ready to advance your career in Non-Destructive Testing (NDT)? Our Blended Learning Phased Array Ultrasound Testing (PAUT) Certification course offers a flexible and comprehensive approach to mastering the principles and practices of PAUT, leading to certification under BS EN ISO 9712. This course seamlessly combines the convenience of eLearning with hands-on classroom training, equipping you with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in the field of PAUT.

Course Highlights:

  • Blended Learning Approach: Our course embraces a blended learning model, offering a dynamic mix of self-paced online modules and practical in-classroom training.
  • Flexible Learning: Study the online modules at your convenience, wherever you are, and at your own pace. No need to disrupt your schedule; you decide when and where to learn.
  • Comprehensive Curriculum: The course consists of six modules that cover a wide range of topics, from the fundamental principles of ultrasound to advanced PAUT techniques. Each module includes detailed theory explanations, instructional videos, interactive exercises, and self-assessment tests.
  • In-Depth Understanding: Gain a deep understanding of PAUT concepts, including beam steering, beam focusing, optimizing data quality, and more.
  • Certification Preparation: Prepare for BS EN ISO 9712 certification in PAUT with comprehensive training that equips you with practical skills and theoretical knowledge.
  • Continuing Education: Earn Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and Continuing Education Unit (CEU) credit hours, enhancing your professional qualifications.
  • Duration and Price: This 55-hour course is priced at CA$1,090.00, providing excellent value for the comprehensive training you'll receive.

Course Outline:

Module 1: Basic Principles

  • Sound vs. Ultrasound
  • Physical Properties of Ultrasound Waves
  • Conventional UT Hardware
  • A-, B-, and C-Scans
  • Ultrasound Wave Production
  • Ultrasound Beam Properties
  • UT Procedure Structure
  • Hardware Selection
  • Importance of Calibration
  • Inspection Guidelines
  • Data Analysis Principles

Module 2: Principles underlying PAUT

  • Phasing Origins
  • Phased-Array Hardware
  • Scans and Views in Phased-Array
  • Phased-Array Ultrasound Production
  • Properties of 0-degree Phased-Array Ultrasound Beams
  • 0-degree Phased-Array Setup Building
  • Calibration of 0-degree Phased-Array
  • 0-degree Phased-Array Scanning
  • Analysis of 0-degree Phased-Array Data

Module 3: Beam Steering

  • Introduction to Beam Steering
  • Inner Workings of Phased-Array Instruments
  • Angled Phased-Array Scans and Views
  • Beam Steering Theory and Limitations
  • Angled Phased-Array Setup Construction
  • Calibration of Angled Phased-Array
  • Angled Phased-Array Scanning
  • Analysis of Angled Phased-Array Data

Module 4: Beam Focusing

  • Introduction to Beam Focusing
  • Phased-Array Probes
  • Multiple Scans and Views
  • Beam Focusing Theory and Constraints
  • Choosing Between Focused and Non-Focused Beams
  • Calibration with Focused Beams
  • Defect Shape vs. Focal Distance

Module 5: Optimizing Data Quality

  • Introduction to Data Quality
  • Selecting Optimal Hardware
  • Instrument Limitations
  • Data Quality Theory and Constraints
  • Optimizing Setup Parameters
  • Encoder Calibration
  • Remote Data Analysis

Module 6: Review

  • Comprehensive Review of Key Concepts
  • Hardware Considerations
  • Scans and Views
  • Theory and Principles
  • Setup Procedures
  • Calibration Techniques
  • Inspection Practices
  • Data Analysis Methods
  • Interactive Exercises
  • Final Assessment Test

Final Test:

  • Upon completing the online training, assess your readiness for the classroom training with an online test. You'll have 60 days from your first login to finish the eLearning course.

System Requirements:

  • Operating System: Windows 10 and higher
  • Browser: Chrome or Edge
  • Internet Connection: A decent internet connection (5 Mb/s)

Advance your NDT career with our Blended Learning PAUT Certification course, providing you with the skills, knowledge, and flexibility needed for success in the field.

About this institute

Institute Name : TES Canada Inc

Language : Spanish

Charge : Paid

Location : Calgary Alberta

Mode : Online

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TES CANADA was established in Alberta-Calgary, in January 2021, as TWI Associated Training Representative. TES CANADA continues the operation of TWI Canada, which was active from 2013 until Dec. 31st, 2020. TWI is the world’s largest Training organization in Welding, Welding Inspection, Plant Inspection, Advance NDT, and Painting Inspection. The trainings are supported by internationally recognized certifications including CSWIP, BGAS-CSWIP, IIW/EWF, PCN, and SNT-TC-1A, and are designed to service all major industry sectors including oil and gas, aerospace, construction, power, and automotive. TES CANADA offers a wide range of services, including Training and Examination, Consultancy and Engineering Solutions, Manufacturing Support, Welding Engineering, and Inspection Services. TES CANADA offers its services at its head office in Calgary - Alberta, where the company is based, as well as in Ontario, Quebec, and British Columbia. TES CANADA offers its services in the Americas through its subordinate partners in Brazil and the USA, which are providing the services under the full direction and management of TES CANADA. TES CANADA plans to penetrate the market of other countries of the Americas (Argentina and Mexico) shortly. TES CANADA ensures that TES CANADA professional obligations/commitments are observed by the delivery of expertise, creative and optimal solutions, and services to clients within the Americas.

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