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Non Destructive Testing

Liquid Penetrant Testing (PT) PCN Level 2

4th – 8th June 2018

Theory and practical training course and examination to PCN Level 2 Certification BS EN ISO 9712

Training course: 4 days (4th June – 8th June 2018)

Examination: 1 day

Course fee: £1,150

Why attend this course?

Candidates will have the opportunity to use various techniques on various applications whilst gaining in-depth knowledge and practical hands-on experience on all the commonly encountered penetrant testing techniques. This course is suitable for beginners and personnel with existing NDT knowledge. The course provides PCN Level 2 Certification and meets the training hour requirements as specified by the relevant PCN documentation.

Course content:

  • Introduction to the penetrant method
  • Principles of penetrant inspection
  • Penetrant inspection equipment
  • Performance checking
  • Defect detection and evaluation
  • Penetrant techniques
  • Relevant standards
  • PCN documentation
  • Extensive practical element
  • Product technology

Experience required for certification : 4 months


Highly qualified academics and industrial experts from IMechE Engineering Training Solutions

Location and travel

NDT Studio, University of South Wales, G Block, Treforest Campus, CF37 1DL


*Course is limited to 6 candidates only

I’m really glad I chose USW Commercial Services so wanted to let you know and also thank you for providing me with the tools for a completely new career

Project Manager, NHS Strategic Health Authority, South of England

I can definitely recommend the course and USW Commercial Services Ltd

Claire James, Training Officer, Memory Lane Cakes

Good level of discussion throughout. Nice and informal, relaxed debate generated by the tutor

Delegate, FA Wales