Calibration of weights and balances - ONLINE & FACE-TO-FACE DELIVERY OPTIONS
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This course covers the theory and practice of the calibration of weights and balances. It incorporates hands-on practical exercises to demonstrate adjustment features and the effects of static, magnetism, vibration and draughts on balance performance. Please find the link to the brochure here.
NOTE: Participants with limited experience in estimating measurement uncertainty would benefit from first attending the Introduction to Estimating Measurement Uncertainty course.
Face to face training is a one-day course (9am to 5pm).
Online training sessions as follows:
Day 1 - Session 1: 09:00 - 11:30 / session 2: 13:00 - 15:30
Day 2 - Session 3: 09:00 - 12:00
Knowledge and skills
The course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to:
- understand the principles of calibration of weights and balances
- identify various sources of error that affect the calibration of weights and balances
The topics covered include:
- general principles of mass measurement
- air buoyancy and conventional mass
- effects of the laboratory environment
- care and handling of weights
- calibration of electronic balances
- balance adjustment features
- user checks on balances
- reporting calibration data
- estimating measurement uncertainty
Past Attendees have said...
"This course gives me more confidence that we are conducting our tests/ checks correctly"
"It will help us maintain calibrated weights & balances in addition to improving our understanding and reliability of our measurements"
Training delivery is subject to participant numbers. A confirmation email will be sent to each participant 2 weeks prior to the course date.
NOTE online delivery: training resources will be provided electronically.
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