Liquid Penetrant Testing I/II


Theo Young


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Liquid Penetrant is one of the oldest and still one of the most commonly used NDE Techniques today. Starting around the early 1930s the railroad industry utilized the “Oil and whiting method” to reveal defects in components  which set the course for this technique. Liquid Penetrant Testing I & II introduces an inspection method used in a variety of manufacturing processes in order to find defects open to the surface.
In this course we discuss:
  • History & fundamentals of Liquid Penetrant Testing
  • Overview of the various testing applications
  • Various types of equipment
  • Advantages & limitations
  • Indications and defects
  • Reporting & Recording of defects

Upon completion of this subject, students will be able to:
  1. Retain an understanding of the Penetrant Method and its various techniques
  2. The Pros and Cons of the Method
  3. Ability to perform and document examinations per applicable code requirements

*Courses include a 4hr hands-on training. These hours include a Instructor demonstration of Method A and C Type I & II penetrant applications as well as mock up specific and practical exams given by NDE employers.* 20 Total Hours of classroom training are accredited to students after successful completion by demonstration of knowledge by exam.*All topics and materials covered in NDE course are as required by CP-105 & meet the requirements of SNt-TC-1A & CP-189*
NOTE: Due to the current Pandemic we are limiting our classroom attendance to 6 students.
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Theo Young

Founder / Instructor

Theo Young began his  journey  like many of our students as an assistant in NDT.  With his relentless commitment to quality and his passion to help others succeed, This individual was driven to be the best in his field. It wasn’t long before he had both the knowledge and experience to be promoted to a […]

My  professional career in Non Destructive Testing began in the United States Air Force. After excelling as a Non Destructive Inspector, I became an assistant instructor at Chanute Air Force Base. Upon leaving the military I was blessed with the opportunity to participate in numerous different industrial fields, developing techniques, assisting in creating unique inventions, […]

Mechanical Engineer, MBA, ASNT Level III and NAS 410 ET, RT, UT, MT & VT. More than 35 years in NDT. NDT Level III Instructor and Consultant. Responsible Level III for various NDT Customers in the petrochemical, energy, nuclear, mining, aerospace & defense, railroad, and other industries. NDT Equipment, Software and Solutions development and other […]

Price : 875.00 $

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