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PHASED ARRAY ULTRASONIC TESTING (PAUT) OF WELDS

Course Content

 
Introduction in PAUT, Basic Principals of PAUT, Basic components of PAUT, PAUT Probe Characteristics, Types of PAUT Probes, Beam Shaping & Steering Dynamic Depth Forms, Digitization Principles, Types of Scans, PAUT machine familiarization, Development of Scan Plan, Data acquisition, Data Interpretation etc.
 

Course Duration : 12 days

 

Course Objectives:

 
  • To explain the theoretical background of the techniques
  • To explain the theoretical background of the techniques & the PAUT machine characteristics
  • To calibrate PAUT equipment (velocity, Wedge delay, Sensivity, Encoder)
  • To Scan the plates and acquire the data
  • To locate and evaluate defects using PAUT
  • To select the correct type of probe/ machine parameters to examine welded butt joints in steel plate
  • To report on the location and size of defects in typical welded butt joints
  • To interpret code requirements
  • To meet the syllabus requirements for PCN Level 2
 

Certification / Awarding Body

 

Entry Requirements (For Examination)

 
The minimum required duration of training, which includes both theoretical and practical elements, is: : Level 2 - 120 hours
The minimum duration for experience prior to or following success in the qualification examination is : Level 2 - 12 Months