Level 1 Thermal Imaging Training (4 Days)

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The ‘Level 1’ training course is run over 4 consecutive days at Powerpoint Engineering, Kea-Lew Business Park, Portlaoise, Co. Laois and is run in conjunction with our accredited training partner, the Infrared Training Limited.

The cost of this 4 day course is very competitively priced at €1,750 per person. We can also provide this training on-site at your premises depending on number of attendees or you can attend our next scheduled course listed below:

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Level 1 Thermal Imaging Training Course Details

 Venue:Portlaoise, Co. Laois
 Start Time:Training course to start promptly at 9.15am
 Lunch:1pm to 2pm – Lunch is covered with course fee
 Finish Time:5pm

Alternatively, we can arrange the Level 1 training to be carried out on-site at your premise. You can call us on 057 866 2162 to discuss course details or to book your place.

Level 1 Certification Overview

This course is designed to meet and exceed ISO 18436 and the SNT-TC-1A recommended practices. The training programme combines both theoretical and practical activities blended together to provide a positive learning experience.  The theoretical information is essential for understanding the real world problems that face Thermographers in the field today.  This is combined with hands-on operator training that teaches how to use infrared instruments.  Our trainers are highly qualified and experienced and they can teach you not only basic system operation, but also the finer points of your specific piece of equipment and give you the knowledge utilise the tools at your disposal.

You will also learn the principles behind the main applications of Infrared Thermography and study how industries incorporate this technology into different businesses.  Our trainers will teach how to create professional reports and the processes that are used by qualified Thermographers.  After completing the course you will have an understanding of the techniques and reporting procedures necessary to put together an effective predictive maintenance program.


Our Trainer is a certified Level 3 thermographer with over 30 years’ experience in the construction industry. He is recognised as one of the experts in Ireland in the field of Building Thermography and is also a qualified Electrical thermographer and has delivered regular in-house training to companies involved in Facilities Management.
He is Irish Training Manager of the Infrared Training Limited.

Trainer Relevant Qualifications:

Flir Nashua USALevel 3 Thermography2013
CMIT DublinLevel 6 FETAC Trainer2010/11
Infra-Red Institute, PeterboroughLevel 2 Thermography2009
CMSE, CorkLevel 6 FETAC (BER)2007
Infra-Red Institute, DublinLevel 1 Thermography2007
Infra-Red Institute, DublinBuilding Thermography2007
Colchester Institute, Essex.B.TEC. Electronics1991
Cerco Training, Nantwitch, Cheshire.Computer servicing1990
Chelmsford InstituteCarpentry & Joinery Apprenticeship1981
Twickenham Technical College,C&G Photography1971
Hampton School, Middlesex,6 ‘O’ levels1969

Course Content

  • Thermal / Infrared Physics
  • Temperature, How It Is Measured
  • The Nature of Heat and Temperature
  • Heat Transfer Mode Familiarisation
  • Infrared Equipment Operation
  • Calibration
  • Infrared Applications
  • Radiosity Concepts
  • How To Do An Infrared Inspection
  • Infrared Image and Documentation
  • Support Data Collection
  • Elements Of A Good Infrared Image
  • Database Programs
  • Report Generation

Our superior customer support is one of the reasons that we  are considered a leader in our field. When you receive Level 1 Thermal Imaging Training from us, you can feel safe in the knowledge that you have access to our expert advice and support when you need it. Take a look at our testimonials.

View details on our 1 Day ‘Introduction to Thermography’ Training Course and our 4-Day ‘Level 2 Infrared Thermography’ Certified Training Course

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