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Pressure measuring instrument

Pressure measurement

  • 2,42100 (includes shipping and handling)

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This two-day course (9 am to 5 pm each day) covers essential knowledge of the calibration and use of a wide range of pressure measuring instruments, their principles of operation and potential sources of error — it incorporates extensive hands-on practical exercises. Please find the link to the brochure here.

Knowledge and skills

The course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to:
  • understand the principles of operation of a variety of pressure measuring instruments
  • understand the processes involved in the use and calibration of pressure equipment
  • identify the various sources of error that affect pressure measurements

Topics

The topics covered include:

  • introduction to pressure measurement
  • traceability and international standards
  • vacuum pressure measurement
  • pressure transducers and calibrators
  • barometry, manometry and liquid columns
  • differential and gauge pressure measurement
  • the piston gauge and its use
  • high pressure
  • estimating measurement uncertainty
  • the use of uncertainties given in NATA-endorsed reports

Past Attendees have said...

"After attending this course, I now have the knowledge to calibrate with confidence"

"We are now a lot closer to NATA accreditation, Thank you"

Further information

Training delivery is subject to participant numbers. A confirmation email will be sent to each participant 2 weeks prior to the course date. We suggest you book your travel arrangements after receiving this course confirmation email.

For more information contact +61 2 8467 3796 or training@measurement.gov.au.

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