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Principles of Measurement and Metrology Techniques

Cost: £150 + VAT
Duration: 1 day


This course will cover:

  • Measurement techniques and Principles
  • Measurement Equipment purpose and applications
  • Measurement Exercises
  • Sources of data
  • Recap and summar


Entry requirements:

None required

Where will I study:

Training 2000 Blackburn


entry requirements:

A 1 day course covering the principles of measurement using a range of instruments commonly used in the Engineering industry.

Method of delivery

Lectures, demonstrations and practical exercises

Who is this for

Anyone who is required to use measuring instruments as part of their role in a manufacturing environment.


On successful completion of the course delegates will be able to:

  • Use a range of metric measuring techniques and identify the applications where they should be employed
  • Use a range of metrology instruments including:
  • Vernier Scales
  • Micrometers
  • Slip gauges
  • Dial test indicators
  • Profiles using a shadow graph

Observation and questioning

Date last updated:10 March 2021