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Weld Inspector 2

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Weld Inspection Level 2 training at Lavender International is a comprehensive program designed to develop the skills and knowledge required for professional welding inspection. The syllabus covers the following topics:

A1. The role of the Weld Inspector Level 2

a) Specific duties and responsibilities

b) Advanced use of welding inspection equipment

c) In-depth knowledge of welding-related standards and specifications

A2. Weld terminology

a) Types of joint

b) Types of weld

c) Types of joint preparation

d) Weld zone terms

e) Weld positions

f) Welding processes

A3. Welding procedures

a) The essential features of a welding procedure

b) Welder approvals

c) Welding processes: in-depth understanding and recognition

i) Oxy-gas welding

ii) Manual metal arc (MMA) welding

iii) Metal inert gas (MIG) and metal active gas (MAG) welding

iv) Tungsten inert gas (TIG) welding

v) Plasma arc welding

vi) Submerged arc welding

A4. Recognizing thermal cutting

a) Flame cutting

b) Electric arc cutting

c) Laser cutting

A5. Materials

a) Inspection points

b) Size (thicknesses, lengths, and diameters)

c) Types (grade; composition against specifications)

d) Cleanliness and surface condition for welding

A6. Weld imperfections

a) Terminology

b) Weld imperfections

c) Correct identification of weld imperfections

d) Classification and significance of imperfections

e) Imperfections acceptance levels

f) Stress and distortion

A7. Welding consumables identification

a) Types of welding consumables

b) Inspection of welding consumables

c) Classification and identification of welding consumables

A8. Arc welding safety

g) Statutory health and safety requirements and practices

h) Protection against

i) Heat and light

ii) Electric shock

iii) Fumes and gases

iv) Noise

A9. Specific duties and advanced welding inspection equipment

a) Understanding of advanced inspection equipment and techniques

b) Inspection of complex weld geometries and components

c) Interpretation and evaluation of inspection data

Weld Inspection Level 2 training at Lavender International is aimed at individuals who have completed Level 1 training and want to develop their welding inspection skills further. The course is delivered by experienced instructors and is suitable for those seeking certification to PCN/EN473/ISO 9712 Level 2. The course duration is 5 days, followed by a 1-day examination.

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About this institute

Institute Name : Lavender International

Language : English

Charge : Paid

Location : UK office – Penistone

Mode : Hybrid

Lavender International NDT Consultancy Services Ltd is a leading provider of NDT training, examinations, and level 3 consultancy services to clients across various industries such as Aerospace, Renewables, Automotive, and Oil and Gas worldwide. We are accredited by major NDT organizations and provide training and examination programs that comply with internationally recognized central and employer-based certification schemes. Our training centers are located in Penistone, Sheffield, the AMP Technology Centre in Rotherham, and Houston, Texas, USA. We also provide on-site training globally and support programs in Greece, South Africa, Canada, and the UK.

Lavender International has been an employee-owned business since 2015, and this means that each of our employees is a co-owner and is equally motivated to ensure that the students we train have the best experience, and the companies we work with have optimum support. Our employees are committed to delivering quality services that are flexible and reliable. We take pride in our core values of Quality, Flexibility, and Trust, which underpin everything we do, and set us apart as a leading provider of NDT services. Our unique approach is often referred to as "The Lavender Way."

Our courses cover a wide range of NDT methods, including Introduction to NDT, Visual Testing, Liquid Penetrant Testing, Magnetic Particle Testing, Ultrasonic Testing, Phased Array Testing, Time of Flight Diffraction, Radiographic Testing, Advanced Radiography, Eddy Current Testing, Weld Inspector, High-Temperature Hydrogen Attack, Material Evaluation, and Correspondence Courses.

For more information, please contact us at our UK office at 01226 765769 or email us at For our US clients, please email or call us at (1) 281-984-7023.

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