Level I Thermography is a 32 hour online course for the application of qualitative thermal imaging for P/PM, Condition Assessment, Condition Monitoring, Quality Assurance, Forensic Investigations, and Building Sciences.
This course covers infrared theory, heat transfer concepts, equipment operation and selection, standards compliance, image analysis and report generation.
Students are trained to identify and document thermal patterns caused by improper design, workmanship or material failure. Specific applications include: electrical distribution systems, mechanical systems, steam systems, refractory systems, underground piping, active thermography, building envelopes and flat roofs.
Self directed learning activities are provided to help student gain practical experience; however, one need not have a camera to successfully complete the course.
Course tuition includes 24 hour access to all online course presentations, Student Reference Manual, online quizzes, self-directed field assignments, proof of course completion, and free ground shipping of course materials to continental US. Student must complete training within 60 days of registration.
Course completion qualifies student to take the Infraspection Institute Certified Infrared Thermographer® exam. Exams are available at no charge at the end of regularly scheduled open enrollment classes, or at our annual IR/INFO Conference. For a fee, exams may be taken via secure video link or at authorized testing centers.
Course is approved by the InterNational Association of Certified Home Inspectors and meets the training requirements for their Infrared Certified professional designation and logo.
All Infraspection Institute Distance Learning courses include:
• Student Reference Manual
• Multi-Question Online Quizzes for each Course Unit
• Exception® Report Generation Software - Trial Version
• Regularly Scheduled Interactive Sessions with Level 3 Instructors
• Hands-on Experiments Utilizing Provided Materials
• Instructions for Self-Directed Field Assignments
• Proof of Course Completion
• Free ground shipping of course materials to continental US
***Exam proctor is additional $350. Included for UI members if taken at our conference (TIC) or IR/INFO Conference.***