Non Destructive Testing – an introduction

A basic  introduction to the methods  of Non-Destructive Testing (NDT)  the course is ideal for engineers, auditors, managers, quality personnel and newcomers to NDT.  The one day course includes an introduction to NDT history, certification, advantages and limitations of the main methods including visual testing, penetrant testing, magnetic particle testing, radiographic testing ultrasonic testing, NDT reliability and the future.

Course Content

The certification schemes for NDT personnel

The basic physics and mechanics behind basic NDT methods including:

  •         Visual Testing (VT)
  •         Penetrant Testing (PT)
  •         Magnetic Particle Testing (MT)
  •         Ultrasonic Testing (UT)
  •         Radiographic Testing (RT)

The advantages and disadvantages of the above NDT techniques

The types of flaws that can be detected by the above NDT techniques.