Course Description

WINS offers a comprehensive ultrasonic thickness testing training course for personnel with limited or no background in ultrasonic testing. This course provides detailed coverage of ultrasound theory and thickness measurement instrumentation. Emphasis is given towards the laboratory training on the use of state-of-the-art UT thickness gauges and recording of test results.

Course Duration

3 days (24 hours)

Course Price

The course is offered at both client site as well as at our facility. The cost per trainee is $600.00. Additional instructors travel and lodging cost may apply for client site training.

Course Dates

January 23-25, 2012
April 2-4, 2012
July 23-25, 2012
October 8-10, 2012

This course is offered by appointment as well. Please contact us about your dates of convenience or use the registration form to register for the course.

Course Outline

1. Introduction
2. Ultrasonic Fundamentals
3. Ultrasonic Transducers – Construction and Operation
4. Longitudinal Waves
5. Interfaces
6. Effects of Reflector/Test Geometry
7. Pulse-Echo Test Set up
8. Couplants and Coupling Techniques
9. Ultrasonic Instrumentation
10. Thickness Measurement

Course Material

The training course offered by WINS’ experienced instructors will provide each trainee:

Electronic version of the course material (CD-ROM)
Certificate attesting to successful course completion

Watch this space for our innovative online course delivery and practice tests.

Waves in Solids, LLC, 2134 Sandy Dr., Ste. 14 State College, PA 16803 Phone: (814) 237 1031
e-mail thomhay@wavesinsolids.com