What Is Ultrasonics?
Ultrasonic inspection uses high frequency sound waves to detect imperfections or changes in properties within the materials. It can also be used to measure the thickness of a wide range of metallic and non-metallic materials where access from one side only is available.
Thickness Determination of Materials
Inspection of Castings
Inspection of Forgings
Inspection of Welds
Inspection of Aerospace Materials
A Career in Ultrasonics
Careers can be in a variety of areas:
Service Inspection Companies
Smelters & Foundries
Rolling & Forging Mills
Petro Chemical & Refineries
Mining & Mineral Processing
Aircraft Maintenance & Manufacturing
Vehicle Maintenance & Manufacturing
Research & Development Facilities
Education & Training
Equipment Manufacture & Sales
What Courses Are Offered?
Ultrasonics Level 1 (AINDT AQB) / MEM24007B Perform Ultrasonic Thickness Testing (AQTF)
Ultrasonics Level 2 (AINDT AQB) / MEM24008B Perform Ultrasonic Testing (AQTF)
Ultrasonics Level 3 (AINDT AQB)
Recommended Pre Course Study:
Basic Mathematics - Trigonometry and Algebra
More information about the pre-requisites, training and assessment can be found in the ATTAR Student Handbook at our Downloads and Literature page.
Examples of typical math questions can be found at our Downloads and Literature page.
The course syllabus can be found at our Downloads and Literature page.