North East Scotland Branch

Institute Branches 

Ray Wilson

Vice Chair
Archie Crawford

Honorary Secretary
Ray Liversidge

Honorary Treasurer
Neil Rose
Branch Representative to Council
Cailean Forrester

To contact any of the above, email:

North East Scotland Branch Programme
Going forward, technical talks will be hosted through virtual meetings. These will be facilitated through Microsoft Teams or Zoom (to be confirmed) and will be held on the first Thursday of every month. Talks will be scheduled from 6.00 pm-7.00 pm.

Social events have also been scheduled but will be held subject to government advice regarding the coronavirus situation.

Friday 28 August 2020

Social golfing event

Venue: Edzell Golf Course.

Thursday 1 October 2020*
Introduction to virtual video training and certification. Is it the future?

by Ray Wilson, Array Training Ltd.

Thursday 5 November 2020*
Back to basics tutorial – MPI and DPI

Speaker to be confirmed.

Friday 27 November 2020
Social event: St Andrew’s night

Venue: To be confirmed.

Thursday 3 December 2020*
Back to basics tutorial – UT

Speaker to be confirmed.

Thursday 4 February 2021*
Back to basics tutorial – ACFM

by Ray Liversidge.

Thursday 4 March 2021*

Back to basics tutorial – phased array

by Bernie Steel or Darren Kinsella.

*indicates CPD content

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

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