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Radiographic Testing (RT) Welds/Castings Level 2

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Take your radiographic testing skills to the next level with our RT Welds/Castings Level 2 course. This comprehensive program combines the RT Interpretation and RT Theory and Practice courses, offering a well-rounded training experience. As a PCN-recognized course, it fully prepares you for Level 2 examinations and meets the training hour requirements specified in the relevant PCN documentation. In addition to PCN recognition, this course is also suitable for employer-based certification schemes such as SNT-TC-1A, EN4179, and NAS410, providing you with multiple certification options to enhance your career prospects.

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Radiographic Testing (RT) Welds/Castings Level 2 Certification Training

Take your radiographic testing skills to the next level with our RT Welds/Castings Level 2 course. This comprehensive program combines the RT Interpretation and RT Theory and Practice courses, offering a well-rounded training experience. As a PCN-recognized course, it fully prepares you for Level 2 examinations and meets the training hour requirements specified in the relevant PCN documentation.

In addition to PCN recognition, this course is also suitable for employer-based certification schemes such as SNT-TC-1A, EN4179, and NAS410, providing you with multiple certification options to enhance your career prospects.

Special Note:

  • To enroll in this course, candidates must be at least 18 years old and meet the requirements of the Ionising Radiations Regulations. We supply TDLs/film badges to all candidates, and arrangements can be made for medicals and TLDs for those who require them.
  • Please note that candidates attempting a PCN examination must meet the PCN/GEN requirements, while those attempting an ASNT/EN4179/NAS410 examination must comply with their company's written practice requirements.

Course Content:

  • Our RT Welds/Castings Level 2 course offers an extensive range of topics designed to deepen your understanding and skills in radiographic testing. Explore the following key areas:
  • Basic Radiation Safety: Review and reinforce your knowledge of radiation safety practices specific to radiographic testing. Gain a deeper understanding of radiation hazards, protective measures, and regulatory compliance.
  • Properties of X-rays and Gamma Rays: Expand your understanding of the properties of X-rays and gamma rays, including their generation, behavior, and interaction with matter. Explore advanced concepts and applications in radiographic testing.
  • Atomic Structures: Dive deeper into atomic structures and their role in radiation emission and detection. Enhance your understanding of atomic processes and their significance in radiographic testing.
  • Generation of X-rays: Delve into the generation of X-rays and gain advanced insights into X-ray machines, components, operation, and safety considerations. Explore optimization techniques for achieving high-quality radiographic images.
  • Natural and Artificial Gamma Radiation Sources: Explore natural and artificial gamma radiation sources used in radiographic testing. Deepen your understanding of their characteristics, applications, and safety precautions.
  • Gamma Ray Equipment: Gain advanced knowledge of gamma-ray equipment used in radiographic testing. Explore different types of gamma-ray sources, exposure devices, and advanced safety procedures.
  • Radiographic Film: Develop expertise in radiographic film and its critical role in capturing and interpreting radiographic images. Learn advanced film handling techniques, quality control measures, and interpretation methodologies.
  • Intensifying Screens, Exposure Charts, Calculations: Build upon your knowledge of intensifying screens, exposure charts, and calculations. Master advanced techniques for optimizing radiation exposure and achieving superior radiographic results.
  • Techniques for Weld and/or Casting Radiography: Enhance your skills in radiographic testing techniques specific to welds and/or castings. Explore advanced positioning, exposure parameters, and interpretation strategies for accurate defect detection and evaluation.
  • Darkroom Procedures: Expand your proficiency in darkroom procedures for film processing and image development. Learn advanced techniques for darkroom equipment operation, chemical handling, and quality control measures.
  • Radiographic Quality: Deepen your understanding of radiographic quality and the evaluation of radiographic images. Master advanced techniques for identifying indications, assessing image quality, and applying acceptance criteria.
  • Interpretation of Radiographs: Gain expertise in the interpretation of radiographic images. Learn advanced techniques for identifying and analyzing indications, evaluating weld and casting quality, and making informed decisions based on radiographic findings.
  • Preparation of a Written Instruction/Radiographic Technique: Develop advanced skills in preparing written instructions and radiographic techniques. Learn how to effectively communicate testing procedures, parameters, and evaluation criteria for consistent and reliable results.
  • Specifications and Procedures: Expand your knowledge of welding specifications, procedures, and relevant industry standards. Gain insights into the importance of compliance, documentation, and quality assurance in radiographic testing.
  • Practical Exercises: Engage in hands-on practical exercises to apply your theoretical knowledge and enhance your radiographic testing skills. Work on real-world scenarios and challenges under the guidance of experienced instructors.
  • Elevate your radiographic testing capabilities and open new opportunities in the field of non-destructive testing. Enroll in our RT Welds/Castings Level 2 course and embark on a path toward becoming a highly skilled and certified radiographic testing professional.

About this institute

Institute Name : IMechE FIFE NDT

Language : English

Charge : Paid

Location : Dunfermline, Fife

Mode : Online

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IMechE Fife NDT - Your Premier Scottish NDT Training and Consultancy Provider

Welcome to IMechE Fife NDT, a leading institution established in 2021 by The Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE). With a team comprising highly knowledgeable and experienced professionals spanning diverse methods and industry sectors, we are dedicated to providing exceptional training and consultancy services.

As a trusted Scottish provider of Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) training, examinations, and consultancy, we take pride in our comprehensive schedule of NDT training courses designed to meet your professional and legislative requirements.

Our journey began in 2021 with the opening of our state-of-the-art training center in Dunfermline. Situated near the Rosyth dockyard, our modern facility offers excellent local amenities and convenient road and rail transport links. Students benefit from an outstanding learning environment, equipped with the latest equipment and facilities.

At IMechE Fife NDT, we understand the importance of practical industry experience. That's why our training is delivered by a team of expert trainers who possess extensive industrial backgrounds. Their wealth of knowledge ensures that our students receive top-quality instruction and guidance.

Our commitment to meeting your specific needs extends beyond our training center. Through our sister company, IMechE Argyll Ruane, we offer tailored on-site training at your organization. Furthermore, we have established a global network of partner training and examination providers, enabling us to serve clients worldwide.

Whether you are an individual seeking to enhance your NDT skills or an organization in need of consultancy services, IMechE Fife NDT is here to support you. Join us and benefit from our dedication to excellence in NDT training and consultancy.


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