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We are pleased to be able to offer the Category 2 certification course this year. This is available to those who have achieved their Category 1 certification and want to take their knowledge to the next level and become a Category 2 Qualified Thermographer.
Category 2, 2021 Course Dates
10th - 14th May, 2021
5 day workshop
9am - 5pm (Mon-Thurs), half day Friday
$2800+gst per person
Venue: Eurotec Head Office, Penrose, Auckland
Check out the testimonials tab to see what others have said about the course!
Please note: Due to Covid-19 travel restrictions, Jeff will be conducting the course via Microsoft Teams and our Business Unit Manager and qualified thermographer, Tom Aldridge, will be managing the class and assisting with practical lessons. We have recently completed our July courses in this new format and it was a great success!
Don't have a camera? We can provide cameras for the duration of the course if you are unable to bring your camera with you.
Simply click 'add to cart' and follow through the order process. Or if you prefer, you can fill in the Category 2 Registration form HERE and send back to Tom Aldridge at Eurotec, firstname.lastname@example.org and arrange payment.
The Category 2 Infrared Thermography Certification course is a 5 day course which follows ISO 18436-7. This course is designed for the Category 1 Thermographer who wishes to increase their knowledge to meet further challenges of thermography such as, but not limited to:
- Selecting the appropriate infrared thermography technique and understand its limitations
- Apply thermography theory and techniques, including measurement and interpretation of survey results.
- Specify the appropriate hardware and software.
- Perform advanced fault diagnoses.
- Recommend appropriate field corrective actions and active infrared thermography applications.
- Organisations who wish to, or are employing multiple Thermographers and would like to adhere to the requirements set down in ISO18436, which states; supervise and direct all Category 1 duties.
Thermography expert Jeff Erichsen from Advanced Infrared Resources Asia Pacific region is the course tutor, having learnt from the best, our previous tutor Wayne Ruddock, Jeff provides thorough and practical training courses with the same hands on experience for each student so they can effectively perform the infrared thermography tasks required once they return to their work place.
The Category 2 Thermography Certificate is a certification by The Australian & New Zealand Institute of Infrared Thermography.
You can view the full course outline HERE.
Jeff Erichsen The Director of Operations for the Asia Pacific Region for Advanced Infrared Resources has been involved in the condition monitoring of heavy mobile equipment and fixed plant in the mining industry since early 2013. He stumbled upon the technology in late 2012 and immediately recognised its prospective value in his field and began to heavily research its uses.
View Jeff's full bio HERE.
“Great course. If you need to learn anything/everything concerning thermography - attend the course!.”
Deon Steenkamp, McKay Ltd
"Jeff is an excellent tutor who ensures all students progress as a team. All theoretical statements were supported by many practical exercises and examples from Jeff's years of experience. Facilities were great with good local support and great food."
Tyrone Adams, Arrow Lighting & Electrical
“A really well organised course, the tutor Jeff described things in a simple and practical manor and kept it interesting.”
Dino Nola, Optimech Electrical
‘The course was delivered in a manner that was easy to understand and by an experienced tutor. The relaxed environment and facilities made learning the course material enjoyable. The ability to use a camera for those who don’t own one was an advantage also’
William Shaw, NZDF
‘The amount of knowledge and understanding I have gained from this course is priceless’
Ryan Ridderhof, Mickor Electrical
‘Excellent tutor with good and varied knowledge on the subject of thermography. Highly recommend for anyone with high energy components in their plants/workplaces’
Matt Howell, Fonterra
‘The course taught the correct way of undertaking thermal imaging, the science behind the methods and procedures and how to achieve real results that are proven correct. I found it’s not just a matter of taking a photo’
Bruce Moroney, Moroney Electrical
‘I came to the course not really knowing what to expect, the theory and practical was excellent and I have a better understanding of infrared and the use of my camera so we can produce a good image’
Wayne Isaac, Laser Electrical
‘This course was really informative, in depth and detailed with the tutor and Eurotec representative, Tom, displayed a high quality of knowledge and experience’
Johannes Kruger, 1st Maintenance Ltd
‘A very in depth and well-run course that was very interesting and tailored to my requirements for thermography’
Shelley Woods, Bright Energy
‘It doesn’t take long to realise that there is more to the art of thermography. Wayne has a way of delivering the book work and practical work along with his life experiences in thermography that keeps you interested throughout the course.
Eurotec did an outstanding job of hosting the course with generous smokos and lunches provided. I would highly recommend the course to anyone considering Level 1 Thermography.’
Angus Ferguson, Electrician.Carter Holt Harvey
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