Instrumentation and Sensors

Specialism: General Metrology

Skill Level: Intermediate Level

Delivery Method: Classroom

Duration: 3 days

Course Status: Available

Price: £850

Course description

This three-day training course provides learners with an overview of key considerations when selecting and using different types of instrumentation and sensors. Learners will gain practical knowledge and experience in measurement best practices in fields, including: temperature, pressure, electricity, velocity, acceleration and vibrations. This course is available as an open course as well as in-house. Please contact the NPL Training team.

Who is it for?

Suitable for anyone who uses measuring equipment and sensors in their role, including: Development engineers; manufacturing engineers; operators, technicians, inspectors; test, measurement and quality control teams.

Further Information

Certificate Type: NPL Certificate of Achievement
Available as open course: Yes
Available as in-house course: Yes

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Learning outcomes

  • Understand the concept of a measurement system.
  • Become familiar with the broad classification of instruments.
  • Understand what is meant by the static and dynamic characteristics of sensors and instrumentation
  • Identify how potential uncertainties can arise from instrument and sensor characteristics.
  • Understand and describe the types of sensors used in temperature, pressure, flow, speed and sound and imaging measurement.

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