The National Nuclear Research Institute (NNRI), Ghana Atomic Energy Commission (GAEC), is offering Appreciation Training Course in Non-destructive Testing (NDT).

Non-destructive testing is the process of inspecting, testing, or evaluating materials, components or assemblies for discontinuities or flaws without destroying the serviceability of the part or system.

Course Objectives

On completion of the course, participants should:

  • Be aware of the NDT methods available
  • Appreciate the basic principles of each method
  • Identify the advantages and limitations of the NDT methods

Course Content

This NDT training course covers: A basic appreciation of the main methods (Penetrant Testing, Magnetic Particle Testing, Ultrasonic Testing and Radiographic Testing), Qualification and Certification of NDT Personnel in accordance with ISO 9712:2005(E) and the different certification schemes.

Who Should Attend?    

This Training Course is recommended for:

Engineers, Managers, Supervisors, Quality Managers, Condition Monitoring Technicians, Engineering Technicians, Any non-technical person responsible for NDT and Technicians who maintain plant and equipment.

Starting Date: Monday 25th April, 2016

Duration: One week (Five working days)

Time: 9:30 – 3:30 each day

Venue: National Nuclear Research Institute, Ghana Atomic Energy Commission, Kwabenya, Accra.

Fee:  GHS 1,500.00 (Fee includes course materials, lunches, twice a day coffee breaks)

Application: Application forms (GHS 50.00) can be obtained from GAEC/NNRI, GAEC/TTMC or download below

NDT- Appreciation Course -Application form

 Interested person(s) should contact:

Dr. F. Ofosu (Director, NNRI)

National Nuclear Research Institute

Ghana Atomic Energy Commission

Tel: 0303962584/ 02444104598

Email: f.ofosu@gaecgh.org

Web:   www.gaecgh.org