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Time of Flight Diffraction (TOFD), Level - III

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Overview

Our TOFD Level III course aims to provide comprehensive classroom training, examination, and certification in compliance with ISO 9712 requirements. Upon successful completion, participants will be awarded a Level III qualification, enabling them to guide TOFD personnel at all levels, authorize validation, establish procedures, interpret codes and standards, and execute ultrasonic examinations on relevant test jobs. Level III certificate holders will generate accurate test reports adhering to the applicable NDT written procedure.

What will I learn

Course Objective:

Our TOFD Level III course aims to provide comprehensive classroom training, examination, and certification in compliance with ISO 9712 requirements. Upon successful completion, participants will be awarded a Level III qualification, enabling them to guide TOFD personnel at all levels, authorize validation, establish procedures, interpret codes and standards, and execute ultrasonic examinations on relevant test jobs. Level III certificate holders will generate accurate test reports adhering to the applicable NDT written procedure.

Course Content:

  • Basic Principles of Time of Flight Diffraction (TOFD) - History, Advantages, Limitations, and Applications.
  • TOFD Probe Operation and Factors Affecting Probe Selection - Couplant and Basic Hardware.
  • Sampling, Digitization, Averaging, and Filtering Techniques.
  • TOFD Instrument Operation, Software Settings, and Standardization.
  • Beam Spread Calculations, Pulse Width, Curved Surface, and Complex Geometry Considerations.
  • Testing Techniques, Scan Plan, and System Calibration.
  • Sensitivity Settings, Sensitivity Check, and Optimization of Scanning Parameters.
  • Data Collection, Analysis, and Indication Sizing.
  • Handling Errors and Utilizing Analysis Software Tools for Linearization and Lateral Wave Removal.
  • Evaluation of Indications Against Acceptance Criteria and Reporting.
  • Interpreting Codes, Standards, Specifications, and Operating Procedures.
  • Procedure Writing and Basic Knowledge of Specialized Applications.

Course Duration:

PCN: Training - 4 days (40 hours), Exam - 1 day (5 hours).

Who Should Attend:

This course is designed for inspectors, supervisors, engineers, and personnel working in industries such as oil refineries, petrochemical plants, ship construction, and other fields where Time of Flight Diffraction is critical for non-destructive testing processes.

Pre-requirements:

Participants must possess a valid vision certificate and a TOFD Level II certification, along with a minimum of 18 months of experience in TOFD.

Certification:

Upon successful completion, participants will receive a PCN Training certificate and a Level III certificate, both valid for 5 years, issued by BINDT.

Course Notes and Equipment:

We provide comprehensive course notes and access to relevant technical materials to enhance the learning experience.

Class Capacity:

To ensure personalized attention and effective learning, each batch will have a maximum of 10 participants.

Enhance your expertise in Time of Flight Diffraction and gain the skills to lead and execute TOFD examinations with precision and proficiency. Join our TOFD Level III course to expand your career prospects and play a vital role in the field of non-destructive testing.

About this institute

Institute Name : Altair Academy

Language : English

Charge : Paid

Location : Masai, Johor

Mode : Online

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Welcome to ALTAIR ACADEMY, an esteemed associate company of ALTAIR ENGINEERING INSPECTIONS, driven by a passion for transforming the world and shaping a better future through education.

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