To improve the quality of non-destructive training and service development and also creating a safer world, Taradis Tabesh Azma, consulting and engineering company, was founded by some of the professional engineers in the aforementioned industry. This company was successful in acquiring the representative of A-Star Training & Consultancy Pte Ltd (ASTC). ASTC is a famous company in the field of consulting, training and inspection in the advanced and conventional NDT methods and its representatives are located in the east of Asia, Middle East and southern countries of Asia.
So as the Remote Training Center and Approved Education Center of BINDT, we are proud to hold the level II and III training courses of NDT under the supervision of BINDT and award the accepted participants the certificates of PCN Level II & III issued directly from the BINDT.
Our dream is to create a safer world through the high quality output of anything that we do. So we cooperate with offshore, oil & gas, petrochemical, refinery, ship building industries which their main method for product accuracy is NDT and also the advanced methods such as PAUT, TOFD, MFL, IRIS, ACFM, and RFECT. We believe that our success is guaranteed by our staff and their commitment to achieve desirable results through design, execution and performance in all our projects. We strive to be different by creative work and offering customized inspection proposals.
British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing (BINDT)
BINDT is an independent CB (Certification Body) in accordance with ISO 17024. This institute is active in qualifying personnels of NDT from 1980 and in 1992 started preparing the instructions for qualifying personnels, named PCN, based on ISO 9712.
To qualify the personnels of NDT, AQB (Authorized Qualifying Body), AEC (Authorized Examination Center), ATO (Approved Training Organization) and the RTC (Remote Training Center) coopearate, which are liste in the BINDT approved organizations.
PCN is an international certificate for qualifying the NDT technicians and meets the criteria for ISO 9712 standard and is in accordance with ISO 9001 about competence, awareness and education. The technician holding the PCN certificate, has the ability to perform the tasks and is able to recognize the defects and meeting the requirements.
Comparison between two methods of qualifying
- Internal qualification (SNT-TC-1A)
It means the design and certification award is performed by the employer. This method is implemented by an independent person hired by the employer or is someone out of the organization. The main advantage is the personnels are qualified in each item that the employer requires.
- Qualifying by a third independent person based on european international standards such as PCN.
This method means that the personels must be accepted in the exams which are designed and taken by the third organization which controls all the stages to qualification. The certificates are independent, more known and of high acceptability and confirmed by all the companies and countries.
ULTRASONIC TESTING PHASED ARRAY (UTPA) PCN Level II
UTPA Level II Course provides the knowledge and skill to operate the phased array equipment and performing the welding test manually and encoded. This course covers the theoritical and practical aspects of phased array, advantages, limitations and applicability according to versatile codes and standards. The welding test in the pipes and sheets is taught practically by means of different tools like calibration blocks, encoders, scanners etc.
12 days education (120 hr) and 2 days examination
For UTPA PCN Level II exam, the candidates must have received the certification of UT PCN Level II in one of the sectors of welding or UT Level II ISO9712.
ULTRASONIC TIME OF FLIGHT DIFFRATION (TOFD) TESTING PCN LEVEL II
TOFD Level II course provides the knowledge and skill to operate the equipment and performing the welding test manually and encoded. This course covers the theoritical and practical aspects of TOFD, advantages, limitations and applicability according to different codes and standards. The welding test in the pipes and sheets is taught practically by means of different tools like calibration blocks, encoders, scanners etc.
8 days education (80 hr) and 1 day exam
For TOFD PCN Level II, the candidates must have received the certification of UT PCN Level II in one of sectors of welding or UT Level II ISO9712.
MAGNETIC PARTICLE INSPECTION (MT) LEVEL II
MT Level II course, provides the required skill and knowledge to understand this method, operating the equipment and performing the test.
5 days education (40hr) and 1 day exam
LIQUID PENETRANT TESTING (PT) LEVEL II
PT Level II course, provides the required skill and knowledge to understand this method, operating the equipment and performing the test. This course is based on SNT-TC-1A.
5 days education (40hr) and 1 day exam
RADIOGRAPHIC INTERPRETATION (RI) LEVEL II
RT Level II course, provides the required skill and knowledge to understand this method, operating the Gamma and x-ray equipment and interpretation of radiographic films. This course is based on SNT-TC-1A
6 days education (56hr) and 1 day exam