Radiographic Film Interpretation of Weldments Training Course
day (16 hrs.) course provides basic knowledge into how to effectively interpret
radiographs of weldments. Emphasis is placed on the radiographic image quality
requirements of codes and specifications. This course is practical in nature,
utilizes classroom participation, and allows for hands on application in the
review of radiographic film.
This course will:
attributes needed for acceptable radiographs
Explain various types of discontinuities in weldments
Explain acceptance criteria from various codes and standards
Apply various acceptance criteria for weld acceptance
Hands-on viewing and evaluation of radiographs
Who Should Attend
course is designed for welding inspectors, auditors, supervisors, managers,
engineers, quality assurance/quality control personnel, radiographic personnel,
and others who desire to improve their skills in this area.
attendees will be provided with relative technical notes and associated
Introduction to Basic Film Interpretation Principles
of industrial radiography
Importance of knowing welding process
importance of understanding bevel design/joint preparation
Practical experience in viewing and reading radiographs
Description of Common Weld Discontinuities and Film Images
Participation Exercises in the Detection, Identification and Evaluation of
Common Weld Defects
Participation Exercises In the Detection, Identification and Evaluation of
Common Weld Defects (continued)
Hands-On Application in Review of Radiographic Film
Understanding Codes, Standards and Specifications
Quality of radiographs
Use of IQIs (penetrameters)
Facilities for viewing of radiographs
Certificates are given to all participants upon satisfactory completion of
The registration fee for this course is $400
To register, complete
the registration form, enclose payment, and mail to:
P.O. Box 721139
registrations at least two (2) weeks in advance of course. All registrations
after that date must be confirmed by telephone.
To obtain a registration form email us:
Payment by check, money order or cash is due in full prior to the start of the
in writing and received between 5 to 15 working days prior to course will be
refunded less $50 handling fee.
received thereafter will not be refunded, and the full invoice fee will be
payable regardless of whether or not you attend.
Substitutions may be
made at any time.
Confirmation will be
made in writing as soon as possible upon receipt of payment. This
confirmation will be sent to the address given on the registration form,
unless otherwise indicated.
reserve the right to cancel any course due to insufficient enrollment.
In this event, fees will be refunded in full. However, the organizers
assume no liability for travel or any expenses other than fees paid.
An income tax
deduction is allowed for educational expenses (registration fees and cost of
travel, meals and lodging) undertaken to 1) maintain or improve skills required
in ones employment or other trade of business, or 2) meet express requirements
of an employer or law imposed as a condition to retention of employment, job
status or rate of compensation.