Fundamental Principles of Dimensional Metrology

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

Why Attend?

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.


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*Course length subject to variation depending on which route is taken