PLEASE NOTE: This is a course that we typically do not schedule, but do have the capability to provide, if needed, as a component of a more comprehensive training package for your company. ContactInspection.Academy@ge.comfor more information.
This three day course (24 Hr) combines Level 1 and Level 2 courses and explores theory involved with liquid penetrant inspection, equipment used, code and procedural development and hands-on demonstration of using penetrant inspections. This course meets or exceeds requirements of SNT-TC-1A.
GE’s Liquid Penetrant Testing Level 1 course teaches the fundamentals of liquid penetrant testing. Students will learn the principles of the technology and basic operation of equipment associated with liquid penetrant testing. The course includes hands-on training and inspection of test parts with known defects. The basic concepts covered are:
Principles of liquid penetrant testing,
Liquid penetrant processes for both types and all four methods,
Inspection of materials
Liquid penetrant testing equipment and light meters
Types of discontinuities, and
Interpretation of indications.
The Level 1 course is 8 hours in length.
GE’s Liquid Penetrant Testing Level 2 course teaches advanced concepts and principles of liquid penetrant testing. Students will build on their level I knowledge and gain more detailed knowledge of principles of the technology. The course includes hands-on training and inspection of test parts with known defects. The basic concepts covered are:
Selection of appropriate penetrant testing methods
Inspection and evaluation techniques of indications,
Inspection procedures and standards, and
Quality control of equipment and processes.
The Level 2 course is 16 hours in length. Successful completion of a Liquid Penetrant Testing Level 1 class is a prerequisite for this course.