Course Details
Radiographic Testing (RT): Advanced Digital X-Ray Testing, Level III (Europe)
Course Description

This 5-day (40-hour) NAS410-style course is designed to provide each student with the technical information required to properly evaluate, qualify, and implement various digital X-ray technologies in a production NDT environment.  Daily tests and a final examination will be administered to ensure each student’s comprehension of the course material.

Course Highlights:

Digital Detector Array Flat Panel Digital Radiography (DDA/DR)

  • General DDA/DR technology overview
  • Detector comparisons and selection criteria
  • Detector calibration and long-term stability testing
  • Technique and procedure development considerations

Computed Radiography (CR)

  • General CR technology overview
  • CR scanner comparisons and operation criteria
  • Imaging plate comparisons and selection criteria
  • Technique and procedure development considerations
  • Qualification of CR systems using applicable industry standards

General Digital X-ray Imaging Topics

  • Measuring image fidelity
  • Visual perception and monitor selection/testing
  • Image processing (post processing) advancements and proper usage guidelines
  • Full review of all relevant digital X-ray industry standards
  • Introduction to Computed Tomography (CT)

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