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Radiographic Testing Level I

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Radiographic Testing (RT) is a widely used nondestructive testing (NDT) method that utilizes short-wavelength electromagnetic radiation to detect hidden flaws in materials. This comprehensive classroom training is designed to qualify and certify students as Radiographic Testing Level I Technicians.

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Course Overview:

Radiographic Testing (RT) is a widely used nondestructive testing (NDT) method that utilizes short-wavelength electromagnetic radiation to detect hidden flaws in materials. This comprehensive classroom training is designed to qualify and certify students as Radiographic Testing Level I Technicians. The course curriculum covers fundamental concepts of Radiographic Testing, including the use of radioactive materials, equipment setup, exposure devices, and more.

Course Content:

Introduction to Radiographic Testing:

  • Overview of Radiographic Testing as a nondestructive testing method.
  • Importance of RT in identifying hidden flaws in materials.

Fundamentals of Matter:

  • Understanding the properties and behavior of different materials.
  • Factors affecting the penetration of radiation through materials.

Radioactive Materials (RAM):

  • Introduction to radioactive materials used in radiographic testing.
  • Safety considerations and handling procedures for RAM.

Types of Radiation:

  • Exploring the characteristics and properties of different types of radiation.
  • Differentiating between gamma rays and X-rays.

Radiation and Interaction with Matter:

  • Study of the interaction between radiation and various materials.
  • Understanding the absorption, scattering, and transmission of radiation.

Exposure Devices & Radiation Sources:

  • Overview of exposure devices used in radiographic testing.
  • Familiarization with different types of radiation sources.

RT Safety Review:

  • Reviewing safety protocols and regulations in Radiographic Testing.
  • Understanding the potential hazards associated with radiation exposure.

Basic Principles of Radiography:

  • Principles and theories behind radiographic image formation.
  • Factors affecting image quality and resolution.

Radiographs:

  • Interpretation and analysis of radiographic images.
  • Identification and evaluation of indications and flaws.

Radiographic Image Quality:

  • Understanding image quality indicators and their significance.
  • Factors influencing image quality and techniques for improvement.

Film Handling, Loading, & Processing:

  • Proper handling and loading of radiographic films.
  • Film processing techniques and quality control measures.

Exposure Techniques:

  • Techniques for optimizing radiation exposure in Radiography.
  • Factors influencing exposure settings and image quality.

Fluoroscopic Techniques:

  • Introduction to Fluoroscopy in radiographic testing.
  • Application and benefits of real-time imaging.

Course Benefits:

The Radiographic Testing Level I Classroom Training provides a solid foundation in the principles and practices of Radiographic Testing. Upon completion of this course, students will be equipped with the essential knowledge and skills to perform Radiographic Testing Level I tasks in accordance with industry standards outlined in SNT-TC-1A and CP-189.

About this institute

Institute Name : Advanced NDT and Consulting

Language : English

Charge : Paid

Location : Tulsa, OK

Mode : Online

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At Advanced NDT and Consulting, we have a singular mission: to redefine industry standards by delivering exceptional quality services and products that surpass expectations. With unwavering commitment and innovative thinking, we strive to shape the future of our industry. While many larger companies prioritize profit margins, we remain steadfast in our dedication to the quality of work we provide.

Our goals are straightforward: we aim to restore the unwavering faith and trust that once characterized the field of Non-Destructive Testing (NDT). Through our efforts, we aspire to bring back the days when clients were true partners, rather than mere purchase orders. We want to foster a collaborative environment where our clients can rely on us as trusted allies.

To ensure the highest caliber of technicians, Advanced NDT and Consulting has implemented a comprehensive training process. Our Quality Management System (QMS) outlines strict guidelines for the qualification and certification of all technicians. By prioritizing the well-being and development of our employees, we ensure that our service embodies the principles we hold dear.

At Advanced NDT and Consulting, we are driven by a passion for excellence. We believe that by raising the bar and setting new standards, we can revolutionize the NDT industry. Through our unwavering commitment to quality, integrity, and continuous improvement, we aim to exceed client expectations and leave a lasting impact on the field of Non-Destructive Testing.


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