Course Title: Perform ultrasonic testing

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3190 Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade

Course Title: Perform ultrasonic testing

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

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Course Contact: Program Manager

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Course Description

This unit covers operating ultrasonic testing equipment and applying the testing procedure in a range of industrial applications.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Path 1
MEM18001C Use hand tools
MEM24012B Apply metallurgy principles

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEM24008B Perform ultrasonic testing


1. Prepare inspection areas for ultrasonic testing

2. Perform ultrasonic testing

3. Interpret and report the results of ultrasonic tests

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards. Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor. Feedback will be provided throughout the course.