Back to Courses

Ultrasonic Time of Flight Diffraction (TOFD) Welds Level 2

Course title

Overview

The TOFD welds course covers a wide range of topics related to the inspection of ferritic steel welds using the ultrasonic time of flight diffraction method. It is suitable for individuals who already possess UT Certification in welds and are seeking to enhance their expertise in TOFD inspection. The course is recognized by PCN and fully meets the training hour requirements outlined in the relevant PCN documentation. Please note that Level 1 requires a minimum of 40 hours of training, while direct entry to Level 2 requires a minimum of 80 hours. The course makes use of the latest Technology Design and Olympus TOFD equipment to ensure a comprehensive learning experience.

What will I learn

Image credit @twitraining

Ultrasonic Time of Flight Diffraction (TOFD) Welds Level 2 Certification Training

This comprehensive TOFD welds course is designed to provide in-depth knowledge and skills for inspecting ferritic steel welds using the ultrasonic time of flight diffraction method. It is specifically tailored for individuals with existing UT Certification in welds and is recognized by PCN, offering excellent preparation for both Level 1 and Level 2 examinations.

Course Overview:

The TOFD welds course covers a wide range of topics related to the inspection of ferritic steel welds using the ultrasonic time of flight diffraction method. It is suitable for individuals who already possess UT Certification in welds and are seeking to enhance their expertise in TOFD inspection. The course is recognized by PCN and fully meets the training hour requirements outlined in the relevant PCN documentation. Please note that Level 1 requires a minimum of 40 hours of training, while direct entry to Level 2 requires a minimum of 80 hours. The course makes use of the latest Technology Design and Olympus TOFD equipment to ensure a comprehensive learning experience.

Course Content:

The TOFD welds course covers the following key areas:

  • Ultrasonic theory
  • Theory of diffracted ultrasonic waves
  • Digitization principles
  • The hardware utilized in TOFD
  • Calibration and equipment setup
  • Extensive practical exercises
  • Analysis software
  • Analysis and interpretation of TOFD data
  • Reporting of inspection findings
  • Relevant standards and PCN documentation

Throughout the course, participants will delve into the fundamental principles of ultrasonic testing and gain a thorough understanding of TOFD-specific concepts. Practical exercises will provide hands-on experience in operating TOFD equipment, performing calibrations, and conducting inspections. Participants will also learn to analyze TOFD data using specialized software, interpret the results, and generate comprehensive reports. The course further explores relevant standards and PCN documentation to ensure compliance with industry requirements.

By completing this TOFD welds training, participants will be well-equipped to take the Level 2 examination and obtain certification in Ultrasonic Time of Flight Diffraction. This certification will validate their advanced knowledge and skills in inspecting ferritic steel welds using TOFD, opening up new career opportunities and enhancing their professional credentials.

Join our TOFD Welds course to expand your capabilities in ultrasonic inspection and become proficient in utilizing the time of flight diffraction method for accurate and reliable evaluation of ferritic steel welds.

About this institute

Institute Name : IMechE FIFE NDT

Language : English

Charge : Paid

Location : Dunfermline, Fife

Mode : Online

Visit Website

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.


User Reviews

Rating

Tree PNG back

Companies

Tree PNG back

Articles

Webinars

Webinars

Tree PNG back

Jobs

Application Notes

News

onestop ndt application

NDT Trends #83 is out!!
Grab your FREE copy now.