Introduction to Flow Measurement Day Course November East Kilbride Glasgow by thejokerishere


									Introduction to Flow
Measurement - 2 Day Course
11 - 12 November 2008
East Kilbride, Glasgow

Principles and Practice of Flow
Measurement - 3 Day Course
12 - 14 May 2009
East Kilbride, Glasgow

Organised by
TUV NEL Ltd, East Kilbride, Glasgow, UK
BOOKING HOTLINE: +44 (0) 1355 272858
                                                                         Introduction to Flow Measurement
                                                                         - 2 Day Course
                                                                         11 - 12 November 2008
                                                                         East Kilbride, Glasgow

Background                                         Introduction to Flow                             Presenters
Flow measurement is vital to many                  Measurement – 2 Day Course                       This course will be presented by a number of
industrial sectors: water supply, oil                                                               TUV NEL staff, all of whom have extensive
extraction, gas distribution and much of the       This course will start off at a basic level      flow measurement expertise. The presenters
process and pharmaceutical industry depend         covering general pipe flow and measurement       have been selected to offer the delegates the
on flow meters for quality control and             concepts before introducing more advanced        opportunity of exploring the subject at a
custody transfer. To obtain the required level     flow metering technology. No prior flow          more basic or a higher technical level,
of accuracy at an appropriate price, it is         measurement knowledge is assumed and             depending on the particular delegate’s needs.
crucial that the right meter is selected for       each topic is introduced gradually.
the application and that it is appropriately                                                        There will also be opportunities outside the
used. However, the flowmeter user is faced                                                          formal session times to discuss particular
with a bewildering array of technologies and       Who Should Attend                                issues with the presenters or with other TUV
conflicting claims from manufacturers.             The course is intended for anyone who is         NEL experts who will be available during
The flow measurement courses offered by            new to flow measurement or who wants to          the course breaks.
TUV NEL enable delegates to understand             refresh their basic understanding of flow
the issues surrounding flow measurement.           measurement. It is aimed at both technical       Course Programme
They also provide the delegate with an             and non-technical staff including                Full details of the course programme can be
unbiased view of the various technologies          technicians, engineers, sales people,            found at
available and the basic knowledge required         administrators and managers. The course is
to make informed choices.                                                                           Day 1
                                                   intensive, but is one that experience has
The Introduction to Flow Measurement                                                                • General Introduction
                                                   shown makes the best use of delegates’ time.
course is aimed at delegates who are                                                                • Flow Basics
relatively new to flow measurement or those                                                         • Metering Basics
                                                   Course Programme and                             • Meter Technology
who want to review their understanding of
flow measurement.                                  Documentation                                    • Differential Pressure Meters
The Principles and Practice of Flow                This course is made up of interactive            • Positive Displacement Meters
Measurement course is aimed at engineers           lectures provided by TUV NEL staff and an        • Vortex and Other Oscillatory Meters
who have a basic level of engineering or           assessment exercise at the end of the course.    • Ultrasonic Meters
scientific training and who want to increase the   Particular effort has been made to maximise
scope of their flow measurement knowledge.         the use of graphical illustrations in the        Day 2
Practical demonstrations are a key aspect          course materials. A tour of TUV NEL’s            • Metering Technology
to this course.                                    unique flow measurement facilities will be       • Electromagnetic Meters
                                                   included along with discussion sessions          • Mass Flow Meters
TUV NEL                                            where participants can raise specific issues     • Insertion Meters
TUV NEL is one of Europe’s leading                 for dialogue and advice.                         • Installation Errors
technology services organisations. With a                                                           • Metering Systems
                                                   Each attendee will receive a comprehensive       • Metering Selection
successful track record spanning five              set of training course lecture notes, which
decades delivering innovative solutions to                                                          • Summary and Assessment
                                                   can be used for future reference. They will
difficult problems, TUV NEL deliver a range
                                                   also get the presentation slides as an aide-     Course Fees
of services, solutions and technology to
clients across many industry sectors. TUV          memoire for note-taking during the course.
                                                                                                    The all-inclusive fee for the 2-day course is
NEL also holds the UK National Standards                                                            £950 plus VAT. This includes participation
for flow measurement.                              Assessment Exercise
                                                                                                    on the course, bed and breakfast
TUV NEL is part of the TÜV SÜD group,              A multiple-choice assessment exercise is         accommodation at the Holiday Inn Glasgow
the leading global technical services              included at the end of the training course.      - East Kilbride Hotel on the night of 11th
organisation for test, certification and           This informal assessment is used as a tool to    November, lecture notes, lunch and
consulting in industry with over 10,000            check understanding so that any issues that      refreshments each day, and an informal
employees at 60 locations around the globe.        need greater clarification can be further        dinner on 11th November.
Both the courses can be presented in-house         discussed before the delegates depart.
for companies who find it more economical          This also provides the basis for a certificate   Further information will be contained within
to bring TUV NEL to their premises. For            which may contribute to the delegates            the joining instructions.
further details on how TUV NEL can help            C.P.D. portfolio.
your business with training and other
services, please visit our website: or contact us directly.
   Principles and Practice of Flow
   Measurement - 3 Day Course
   12 - 14 May 2009
   East Kilbride, Glasgow

Principles and Practice of                       Practical Sessions                              Day 2
                                                                                                 • Vortex and Other Oscillatory Meters
Flow Measurement – 3 Day                         In addition to the classroom sessions,          • Electromagnetic Flowmeters
                                                 delegates will have several opportunities to
Course                                           learn in the working environment of the flow
                                                                                                 • Differential Pressure Meters
                                                                                                 • Mass Flow Measurement
This course will cover the key aspects of        measurement facility. Five calibration          • Measurement Uncertainty
flow measurement and will consider all           demonstrations with worked examples of the      • Insertion Meters and Velocity Measuring
general meter types and their applications.      data processing are included within the         • Probes
                                                 course, giving the delegates the opportunity    • Data Reconciliation in Flow Measurement
Who Should Attend                                to have hands-on experience thus helping
                                                 their understanding of the theoretical          Day 3
No previous flow measurement knowledge is        principles involved.
required but it is expected that delegates                                                       • The Calibration of Flowmeters (Site,
will have previously studied either science or   During the guided tour of TUV NEL’s flow        • Laboratory and Provers)
engineering at a basic level.                    measurement facility, delegates will learn      • Multiphase Flow and Flow Patterns
                                                 about the techniques and methodologies          • Open Channel Flow
Course Programme and                             used within the UK National Standards for       • Secondary Instrumentation
                                                 flow measurement.                               • Pressure, Temperature and Density
Documentation                                                                                    • Measurement
                                                 A variety of different types of flowmeters
The course consists of a mixture of formal       and visual display models will be seen          • Quality Assurance and Standards
lectures given by TUV NEL staff and              in operation.                                   • Installation Errors
practical demonstrations using TUV NEL’s                                                         • The Selection of and Best Practice for
flow measurement facilities. Also included       Presenters                                      • Flowmeters
are an introduction to the UK National
Standards for flow measurement and open          The course will be presented by a cross-        Course Fees
discussion sessions where participants can       section of TUV NEL staff, all of whom are
                                                 experts in their technical field. Many of       The all-inclusive fee for the 3-day course is
raise work-place situations for dialogue                                                         £1500 plus VAT. This includes participation
and advice.                                      them represent UK industry through their
                                                 role as advisors on international standards     on the course, bed and breakfast at the
The course is intensive, but is one that         committees and all are regularly involved in    Holiday Inn Glasgow - East Kilbride Hotel on
experience has shown makes the best of           practical, industry-led work.                   the nights of 12th and 13th May, lecture
delegates’ time. Each attendee will receive a                                                    notes, lunch and refreshments each day, and
comprehensive set of training course lecture     The mixture of individuals and styles ensures   dinner on 12th and 13th May. Transport
notes which can be used for future               that the course is enjoyable and interesting    between TUV NEL and the hotel is included
reference purposes                               as well as informative. Given their             from Tuesday night until Thursday morning.
                                                 specialist knowledge, presenters are willing
Following the formal part of the course on       to continue discussions outside the formal      Further information will be contained within
the first day, there will be a social activity   session times.                                  the joining instructions.
followed by a relaxed meal at the hotel. The
second day will close with a dinner attended     Course Programme                                Hotel Details
by all delegates and many of the presenters.
As well as being a further opportunity to        Day 1                                           Holiday Inn Glasgow - East Kilbride
learn about flow measurement from the            • The Elements of Pipe Flow and Basic           Stewartfield Way
experts, this is also an excellent opportunity   • Metering Concepts                             East Kilbride
for delegates to network.                        • An Introduction to Compressible Flow          Glasgow G74 5LA
                                                 • Positive Displacement and Turbine Meters      Tel: +44 (0) 1355 236300
This highly successful course has been           • Ultrasonic Flowmeters                         Website:
running for over 30 years and regularly
attracts repeat bookings from companies
around the world.
Introduction to Flow Measurement Course                                                                                    11-12 November 2008
Principles and Practice of Flow Measurement Course                                                                             12-14 May 2009

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