Intro to NDT (Online) $499
This 40-hour course is designed to introduce students to the six major Non-Destructive Testing disciplines. Engineers, supervisors, HR staff, or anyone looking to learn the basic of manufacturing processes and nondestructive testing methods will benefit from this course.
- Radiographic Testing (RT),
- Ultrasonic Testing (UT),
- Visual Testing (VT),
- Penetrant Testing (PT),
- Magnetic Particle Testing (MT) and
- Eddy Current Testing (ET)
This course discusses the benefits and limitations of each method, as well as an overview of the various discontinuities that may be encountered. We discuss which testing method is best used for locating these related discontinuities.
The NDT certification process is also discussed in this course. A brief overview of the following topics is included.
- Employer-Based Certification
- Central Certification
- Choice of Certification System
- Program Documentation.
This course also covers basic manufacturing processes starting with the formation of the ingot and further processing such as forging, rolling, extrusion, welding, and the discontinuities related to these processes.