NDT: Liquid Penetrant Testing - PT

Certification based on EN-ISO 9712 or SNT-TC-1A or PCN (LEVEL II)

Course's Educational Purpose

Participants will acquire knowledge and practical skills, necessary for the implementation of the Penetrant testing method. At the end of the course they will be able to conduct inspections using Liquid Penetrants, check the lighting conditions, write a report and prepare a written instruction.

Target Audience

This program can be attended by technicians, who wish to get level 2 certification as per the following schemes: EN-ISO 9712, SNT-TC-1A, PCN.

#Πιστοποίηση κατάΔιδακτικές Ώρες
1 SNT-TC-1A (Level II) 24
2 EN-ISO 9712 (Level II) 40
3 PCN (Level II) 40

Course Objectives

  • Introduction
  • The six basic steps
  • Safety aspects involved when using PT
  • Principles and stages of penetrant inspection
  • Penetrants
  • Removal of penetrants
  • Properties of penetrants
  • Drying
  • Developers
  • Viewing conditions
  • Interpretation
  • Recording of indications
  • Cleaning after inspection
  • Control checks on equipment performance
  • Plant performance checks
  • Fluorescence
  • High pressure mercury discharge lamp
  • Light meters
  • Techniques
  • COSHH Regulations
  • Conversion factors and terminology
  • Practical exercise using PT
  • Instruction writing for a level 1 inspector
  • Report writing in accordance with PCN or SNT-TC-1A or EN ISO 9712

PCN/GEN Appendix Z1 NDT training Syllabi

Course information

Course Code 109.04
Course Title NDT: Liquid Penetrant Testing - PT
Details Certification based on EN-ISO 9712 or SNT-TC-1A or PCN (LEVEL II)
Certification YES
Partnership Institution of Mechanical Engineers

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Scheduled Courses

21 Sep 2020 - 25 Sep 2020
16 Nov 2020 - 20 Nov 2020

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