NDT110G - Introduction to Nondestructive Testing

Credits: 3

This course covers an introduction to the fundamental principles of non-destructive testing, the processes of examining materials without damaging them.  Content will include an overview of career opportunities, training requirements, and certification programs for the NDT profession.  Manufacturing processes, materials, and equipment will be covered as they relate to potential product flaws.  Students will be introduced to various testing methods, including the benefits, limitations, and applications of each.  Labs will include introduction to the NDT lab equipment, safety in the lab, visual inspection, interpretation of results, and reporting.  Applied math will be included in this course.  In addition to scheduled classes, students will be required to attend field trips organized by instructors. 

Prerequisites

Prerequisite: ACM210G with a grade of C or higher or permission of ACM Program Coordinator.

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