Fundamental Principals of Dimensional Metrology
This unit is a mandatory requirement to achieve the Level 2 award in Dimensional Metrology or can be accredited as a stand-alone unit.
The objective of the course is to provide the trainee with a basic understanding of precision measurement along with the practical use of precision measuring instruments.
There are no prior requirements for this course.
The course is comprised of the following elements…
- Precision Measurement
- Units and Standards of Length
- Errors in Measurement
- Types of Basic Measuring Equipment
- Practical Introduction to Measuring Instruments
- Interpretation of Engineering Drawings
The ability to understand the principles associated with measurement and interpreting drawings, backed up with practical experience, is the underpinning knowledge needed by any employee, who, through their daily work is required to carry out, define or analyse the results of any measurement activity.