Introduction to Metrology

Specialism: General

Skill Level: Entry Level

Delivery Method: e-Learning

Duration: 1/2 a day

Course Status: Available

Price: £299

Course description

This half-day, certified e-learning course has been designed to introduce metrology – the science of measurement – and explore its value for industry, the economy, science and society. It introduces practical guidance that will help trainees to improve measurement procedures within their day-to-day work and support successful everyday measurements.

Who is it for?

Those working in measurement or related roles, on the manufacturing shop floor, inspection departments and apprentices.

Further Information

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

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Learning outcomes

  • Identify what metrology is and its value to macroeconomics, quality of life and science.
  • Differentiate each of the seven SI base units and the methods currently used to realise them.
  • Recognise the value of the international metrological infrastructure, organisation and distinguish the concepts of ‘traceability’ and ‘calibration’.
  • Apply fundamental practical guidelines, essential for good measurement practice.

Date(s) of next course

Available at any time

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