A-met Metrology

First Principle Measurement

NPL Level 1 – Measurement User

A three day training course introducing dimensional metrology, the importance of good measurement practice and the right measurement behaviours.

Aims & Objectives

  • To provide underpinning knowledge and expertise in using measurement tools and an appreciation of the importance of measurement
  • The deliver practical training for people who are required to use dimensional measurement techniques to complete their daily tasks
  • To instil and encourage a questioning culture
  • Benefits to the learner
  • To understand the importance of using the correct measurement tools for varying applications
  • Give delegates a sense of responsibility for the measurement process and its practical application
  • Hands-on experience of why measurement is critical to the entire manufacturing engineering process
  • To encourage learners to develop a measurement strategy in the workplace

NPL Level 2 – Measurement Applier

A four day training course building on the knowledge and measurement principles gained through the Level 1 training course.

Aims & Objectives

  • To provide knowledge and expertise in the application of measurement
  • To enable organisations to save time and money through the implementation of best measurement practice
  • To encourage a planning culture
  • Benefits to the learner
  • Application of the fundamental principles of geometrical product specification and measurement tools
  • To understand the fundamental principles of calibration
  • To apply fundamental measurement calculations
  • Respond to measurement results and related uncertainty
  • Communicate, question and plan the measurement process