North West Branch

Institute Branches 

Branch Officers to be approved and confirmed at the North West Branch AGM.

Chair
Matthew Beecroft

Vice Chair
Marc Berry

Honorary Secretary
Christopher Taylor

Branch Welfare Officer
Karl Quirk

North West Branch Programme
Meetings will be held on Zoom from 5.00 pm-6.00 pm; however, from January 2022 onwards they may potentially be held in person. To stay up to date, please check NDT News and the BINDT website.


Monday 23 August 2021*
Annual General Meeting (AGM)

hosted by Marc Berry, Safran, and Matthew Beecroft, Rolls-Royce plc
from 5.00 pm.
The meeting will be a webinar hosted via Zoom and registration is required in advance at:
https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_z0mIDMslQFmTpdKFLF2D5Q
On completion of registration a confirmation email will be sent containing the joining instructions for the webinar.

Monday 27 September 2021*
NDT 4.0
by Lennart Schulenburg, VisiConsult
from 5.00 pm.
The meeting will be a webinar hosted via Zoom and registration is required in advance at:
https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_gmsSWE1kRVmaPwRjOpNV0g
On completion of registration a confirmation email will be sent containing the joining instructions for the webinar.

Monday 25 October 2021*
Composite inspection using matrix array ultrasonic testing
by Jack Lambert, dophitech AS
from 5.00 pm.
The meeting will be a webinar hosted via Zoom and registration is required in advance at:
https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_kqnR_5GHTu6bYv__jBTNMw
On completion of registration a confirmation email will be sent containing the joining instructions for the webinar.

Monday 29 November 2021*
Journey of an NDT apprentice to Level 3 / Journey of a responsible NDT Level 3
by Marc Berry, Safran, and Matthew Beecroft, Rolls-Royce plc
from 5.00 pm.
The meeting will be a webinar hosted via Zoom and registration is required in advance at:
https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9mFNvyvVRUK1rhaAyF_XRA
On completion of registration a confirmation email will be sent containing the joining instructions for the webinar.

Monday 13 December 2021*
NDT early careers and NDT apprentices
by Sam Cunningham, Skills Training UK
from 5.00 pm.
The meeting will be a webinar hosted via Zoom and registration is required in advance at:
https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_G1hdE6RyQ5qpCIJVkxOajg
On completion of registration a confirmation email will be sent containing the joining instructions for the webinar.

Monday 31 January 2022
Intermodal TFM with applications to weld inspection
by Mike Ennis, Sonatest
from 5.00 pm.
The meeting will be a webinar hosted via Zoom and registration is required in advance at:
https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ZorjBkYcTyqj5H5qHQhH1g
On completion of registration a confirmation email will be sent containing the joining instructions for the webinar.

Monday 28 February 2022*
Small line corrosion surveys with high production digital radiography
by Chris Bishop, IRIS NDT
from 5.00 pm.
The meeting will be a webinar hosted via Zoom and registration is required in advance at:
https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_o_sERH2dT5uvtWI6LD1FkA
On completion of registration a confirmation email will be sent containing the joining instructions for the webinar.

Monday 28 March 2022*
Use of airborne and contact passive ultrasound as a condition monitoring (CM) tool
by Paul Price, CM and Reliability Consultant
from 5.00 pm.
The meeting will be a webinar hosted via Zoom and registration is required in advance at:
https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_LkS5gCZ3SlWOVedzPpEQxg
On completion of registration a confirmation email will be sent containing the joining instructions for the webinar.

Tuesday 24 May 2022
Capability demonstrations and tour of IRISNDT Ltd
by Vikki Urwin, IRISNDT Ltd
from 5.00-6.00 pm.
Venue: IRISNDT Ltd, Unit 44, Drive D, First Avenue, Zone 2, Deeside Industrial Park, Flintshire CH5 2NU.
Please confirm your attendance via email to vikki.urwin@irisndt.com or matthew.beecroft@Rolls-Royce.com

*indicates CPD content

CPD Points from Branch meetings
Attending Branch meetings indicated as containing CPD content can earn valuable points towards PCN certificate renewals.

http://www.bindt.org/downloads/CP16.pdf
http://www.bindt.org/downloads/CP17.pdf


If anyone is willing or interested in providing talks to Branches, please contact Cindy Bailey at BINDT (cindy.bailey@bindt.org) with an indication of the preferred geographical areas where you could assist.