Course – 30 days
Exam – 10 more days
Approximately 12 hours
Visual Testing (VT) is the oldest and most widely used Nondestructive test method. This online course is appropriate for individuals with little or no inspection training and is an ideal course to begin ones career in NDT.
Subjects include illumination requirements, surface conditions, test specimen attributes to be evaluated, and the various discontinuities and conditions that may be encountered. Both direct and indirect (remote) visual techniques are thoroughly presented and demonstrated. The different visual tools, gages and other measuring devices in addition to the VT instruments are discussed and demonstrated.
A wide range of common applications are included making this course a must for anyone considering a future NDT or inspection fields. This course is highly recommended for those planning to take other NDT courses or for personnel who are planning to become certified in VT.
NDTclassroom.com’s Visual Testing (VT) training is a completely video based online course taught by Gary Larson that covers:
– Principles of Visual Testing
– Visual Testing theory
– How to perform VT examinations
– Equipment used to perform VT
– Techniques used to perform VT
– Procedures used to perform VT
– Requirements of VT
– How to interpret and evaluate test results
This course meets the recommendations for training as described in SNT-TC-1A.
NOTE: There is RECOMMENDED READING assigned at the beginning of the course. The completion of these assignments in addition to self-study is strongly encouraged and will add to the overall training benefit and time to be credited. It will also better prepare the student for the practical lab/’hands-on” session. It is recommended that the student a log of the self-study time. It is also recommended that the applicable Level III be involved and confirm that the reading and self-study assignments have been completed. This should become a part of the student’s training records which may be used in conjunction with subsequent certifications.
Meets all ASNT ANSI SNT-TC-1A recommendations per CP-105. Students can typically retain 25% to 60% more of the information as compared to traditional classroom training.
EASY TO ACCESS
Participants can access the course 24/7 from any computer running Google Chrome browser with an internet connection.
EASY TO USE
Pause to take notes with ability to retake lesson quizzes as needed. Online learning gives the student complete control over their learning experience.
EASY TO UNDERSTAND
Audio/Video narration, demonstrations, animated graphics and video footage make even the most complex topics engaging and easy-to-understand.
Detailed video demonstrations, practice problems, and quizzes facilitate the mastery of concepts and measure content retention.
Course content was developed by Chuck Hellier with industry experts and NDT Classroom Inc. learning professional Kevin Crosby, Phd in curriculum design.
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Visual Testing Chapter 1 – Visual Testing Overview
Visual Testing Chapter 2 – Visual Testing and the Eye
Visual Testing – Quiz 1
Visual Testing Chapter 3 – Lighting and Psychological Effects
Visual Testing Chapter 4 – Direct and Indirect Visual Examination
Visual Testing – Quiz 2
Visual Testing Chapter 5 – Tools for VT
Visual Testing – Quiz 3
Visual Testing Chapter 6 – Flaw Recognition, Detection, and Magnifying Equipment
Visual Testing Chapter 7 – Weld and AWS Symbols
Visual Testing – Quiz 4
Visual Testing Chapter 8 – Flaw Categoration and Product Discontinuities
Visual Testing Chapter 9 – Bolting and Mechanical Connections
Visual Testing – Quiz 5
Visual Testing Chapter 10 – Pumps and Valves
Visual Testing Chapter 11 – Component Supports
Visual Testing Chapter 12 – Ceramics, Composites, and Electronics
Visual Testing – Quiz 6
Visual Testing Chapter 13 – Material Failure
Visual Testing Chapter 14 – Machine Visual Examinations
Visual Testing Chapter 15 – Codes, Standards, Specifications, and Productions
Visual Testing – Quiz 7
Visual Testing – Final Exam