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|NDT.net Issue - 2013-01 - NEWS ||NDT.net Issue: 2013-01|
Publication: e-Journal of Nondestructive Testing (NDT) ISSN 1435-4934 (NDT.net Journal)
Technical Toolboxes Introduces the Addition of Computer-Based Learning to Their Array of Popular Pipeline Training CoursesTechnical Toolboxes, Inc., Houston, Tx, USA
Technical Toolboxes, Inc. and NDT Classroom, Inc. have formed a strategic partnership to release high quality, interactive, computer-based learning via the Web.
Technical Toolboxes, Inc. (TTI) is now offering Technical Training Toolboxes on-line computer based training thus facilitating an increased scope and availability of training to engineers, managers, and technicians. The training is time independent and navigation free allowing the user flexibility to investigate disciplines of interest. The NDT Classroom, Inc. (NDT) Learning Management System technology allows 24/7 tracking of personnel training progress and custom reporting.
The initial roll out of on-line CBT courses will center on Nondestructive Testing Overview Training for engineers and managers who rely and make decisions based on NDT results. The NDT Overview Training series will provide energy and pipeline professionals with an understanding of the limitations and advantages of the various techniques used in NDT while supplying informative training in technologies used to achieve the best response for specific indications. Terminology, interpretation, reporting and an appreciation and understanding of the qualifications required of the NDT professional are also presented.
"Understanding" courses are completely video based online courses taught by industry-leading instructors. The training is engaging and includes real HD video examples and demonstrations. Each "Understanding" course is designed for the learner to review the material at their own pace while completing section quizzes and a final exam.
Additional Pipeline Operator Qualification (OQ) training will be available soon as well as preparatory training for industry leading certifications.
"Using today's technology to bridge the gap between the older, seasoned worker and the less experienced professional, as well as students emerging from our education system is now possible" said Joe Summa , President & CEO of Technical Toolboxes. "Our Advanced Learning Management Toolbox ensures On-line CBT is the most efficient, effective, auditable and cost effective solution to meet expanding industry needs. Making on-line technical CBT freely available to those that want to get ahead will tap into America's most valuable resource its people."
About Technical Toolboxes www.TechnicalToolboxes.com
About NDT Classroom Inc. www.NDTClassroom.com