Infrared Thermography

INFRARED THERMOGRAPHY - Level 1

Course Length (Days)
Taught Hours
Practical Content (%)
Theoretical Content (%)
04
30
30
70

TARGET AUDIENCE

Operation & maintenance personnel, plant & facility managers, M&E consultants & contractors, fire/safety officers, etc within various industries: marine & offshore, oil & gas, petrochemical, building & construction, automotive, civil defence, insurance (risk asset management), energy/power generation, security & surveillance.


COURSE OBJECTIVES

To provide participants with the necessary skills and knowledge in implementing infrared inspection & survey for repair, operation and maintenance personnel and for those who wish to pursue infrared thermography as a career.

COURSE CONTENT

Introduction to IR Thermography
Thermal / Infrared Physics

The Nature of Heat & Temperature

Heat Transfer Mode Familiarisation
Conduction Fundamentals
Convection Fundamentals

Radiosity Concepts
Reflectance, Transmittance
Absorptance, Emittance
Radiometry and Imaging
Spatial Resolution Concepts
Error Potential in Radiant Measurement

Infrared Equipment Operation
Thermography Defined
How Images Work
Equipment Overview / Features

Infrared Image and Documentation
Clarity (spatial focus)
Thermal Focus (level and span)
Dynamic Range
Recognising and Dealing with Reflection & Emissivity
Recognising and Dealing with Convection

Supporting Data Collection
Environmental Data Emittance
Surface Modification
Surface Reference Temperature
Support Equipment for IR Inspection

Temperature Measurement
Performing Accurate Temperature / Emissivity / Measurement
Compensating for Distance and Small Object Size
Field Quantification
Checking Equipment Calibration

Hands-on Practical Sessions
IR inspection exercises
Additional hands-on session using IIRT’s Integrated Training

Infrared Application Overview
Electrical Inspections
Mechanical Inspections
Furnace Inspections
Detecting Thermal Anomalies

Report Generation
IR Software Generic Overview
Elements of a good report
Page layouts
Database Programme
Printing
Class – Discussion – Interpretation of IR Images based on field exercises
Revision of IR Physics and Fundamentals
Operation of Equipment

DELIVERY

Teaching aids, apparatus, slides, questionnaires, theory and practical assessment.

CERTIFICATION

Certificates of Attendance awarded by Institute of Infrared Thermography

Minimum Number of Delegates Required per Event
10

Times of Training
08:30 to 17:00

Venue
28B Penjuru Close, #01-06, Singapore 609130

Special Requirements
Nil.

Dates and prices
Please check with course administrator.