Using Measuring Instruments and Calibration

This course is Exemplar Global Certified 

Proper gauging/measuring techniques guide the continual improvement process within an organization. This program will help to improve the competency level of those individuals involved in determining if product meets requirements.

Topics covered include:
  • Introduction to Measuring
  • Types of Gages
  • The Measurement Process
  • Surface Plates as Simulated Datum Planes – Using and Care
  • Angle Blocks as Simulated Datum Planes – Using and Care
  • Standards and NIST Traceability
  • The Calibration Process
  • Gage Blocks and Gage Pins
  • Wringing Gage Blocks
  • Outside and Inside Diameter Measurements
  • Roundness
  • Threads
  • Surface Texture
  • Characteristics
  • Micrometers – Internal, External & Depth
  • Verniers and Dial Calipers
  • Drop Indicators & Test Indicators
  • Optical Comparator
  • Ring Gages
  • Go/No-Go Plug Gages
  • Thread Gages Go/No-Go
  • Handling and Storage of Measuring Devices
  • Visual Inspection – Workmanship Standards
  • Special Topics as requested
  • Measuring Methods currently being used and hands on measuring

This training program can be tailored to your specific needs.