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Are you new to thermography or perhaps need a quick refresher on the basics of infrared? If so, ITC's live online tutorials and on-demand tutorials are just for you! Join us online - on your desktop, laptop, tablet or smartphone - for any of the following FREE sessions.

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Upcoming ITC Live Online Tutorials

Overview of IR Camera Specifications

Overview of IR Camera Specifications

Date: Friday, June 30, 2017
Time: 11:00a.m. EDT USA (View it in your local time)
Presented by: Matt Schwoegler, ITC

New to thermography and thinking about purchasing a thermal imager? Already have an infrared camera, but are unsure of its capabilities? We will breakdown and explain some of the more important IR camera specifications that are found in the product manuals and data sheets, including a few that are often misunderstood and some that you might not know about.

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ITC Tutorials On-Demand

 

FLIR Tools and Report Studio Basics

FLIR Tools and Report Studio Basics

FLIR Tools is a software suite designed to provide an easy way to create inspection reports for your infrared program. It also acts as the portal through which you can update and maintain the firmware of your thermal imager. This live webcast will cover an overview of using the FLIR Tools software and the new Report Studio. Learn how to import, edit and analyze thermal images and create a basic inspection report that effectively communicates what problems the thermographer has detected with their infrared camera.

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Basics of Thermal Imaging for Condition Monitoring

Basics of Thermal Imaging for Condition Monitoring

Learn where thermal imaging is best applied in electrical and mechanical maintenance applications. This webinar will cover the conditions needed, the types of thermal patterns detected and the proper inspection procedures one should follow if using IR for condition monitoring. Hosted by UE Systems and presented by the Infrared Training Center.

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nfrared Thermography for Beginners

Infrared Thermography for Beginners

New to IR and thinking about getting certified? Join us first to learn the basics of infrared thermography. This tutorial will discuss what an infrared camera can do and provide a brief overview of the various application areas where the technology is utilized.

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Tips for Capturing Great Thermal Images

Tips for Capturing Great Thermal Images

This live tutorial will address how to capture quality thermal data with your infrared camera, covering some of the basics of infrared imaging that all thermographers should understand.

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The Basics of Fluke SmartView® Software Tutorial

The Basics of Fluke SmartView® Software

This tutorial will show you how to set-up Fluke SmartView®, perform basic image editing and analysis, configure the Quick Report settings and output a basic final report document using the Quick Report feature. It is also designed for ITC trained thermographers with Fluke thermal imagers who require guidance on using the software to complete the Field Assignment portion of their infrared certification.

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How to Create a Report with FLIR Tools

How to Create a Report with FLIR Tools

This live tutorial will cover how to import, edit and conduct basic analysis of your thermal images using the FLIR Tools software, plus how to create simple reports with the program's available built-in templates.

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The Basics of Unmanned Aerial Systems and Thermal Imaging

The Basics of Unmanned Aerial Systems and Thermal Imaging

This tutorial is designed to introduce you to the world of aerial infrared thermography by describing the potential applications, types of equipment, business opportunities, and regulations one needs to consider if entering this new and rapidly growing field of thermography.

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Thermography Q&A: A Conversation on the Basics of Camera/Software Operation

Thermography Q&A: A Conversation on the Basics of Camera/Software Operation

Bring your questions and we'll provide the answers during this live, one-hour, discussion on the basics of operating an infrared camera and running the FLIR Tools software. Whether you want a refresher on how best to adjust span and level or would like to learn more about creating simple reports, this session is for you! Think of it as a free consultation with your peers in the industry. Open to all thermographers whether you've had training or are new to the technology.

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The Basics of Building Moisture Inspections

The Basics of Building Moisture Inspections

This tutorial covers the basics of a building moisture inspection including the various thermal patterns detected. We'll touch briefly on some of the physics behind how IR works for this application.

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Overview of IR Optical Gas Imaging

Overview of Optical Gas Imaging

An overview of how thermal imaging technology is successfully used for gas leak detection. Learn what type of infrared camera is needed, examples of gases that can be identified, environmental conditions required, safety considerations, and much more. A basic overview of thermal science will also be discussed to demonstrate how this application works as well as what thermographers who are using this technology can do to get the most out of their equipment.

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Introduction to FLIR ResearchIR Software for Thermography Cameras

Introduction to FLIR ResearchIR Software for Thermography Cameras

This tutorial is designed as an introduction to the ResearchIR software and is for individuals who are considering the program or want an overview of the basics and where it can be utilized.

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HVAC and IR Inspection Basics Webinar

HVAC and IR Inspection Basics

This tutorial will provide a basic overview of how IR is applied when inspecting HVAC equipment. It will include a number of real-world examples where the technology helps contractors better diagnose faults and improve their efficiency while working on HVAC systems.

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Introduction to IR for Electrical Applications

Introduction to IR for Electrical Applications

Join us for an introduction to IR for electrical applications. This tutorial will provide an overview of how thermographers are using infrared to detect electrical faults early reducing downtime and saving money.

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Introduction to IR for Building Systems

The Basics of Using IR to Evaluate Residential Building Enclosures

Join us for an introductory tutorial on using IR for residential building enclosures. This session will introduce you to the ways in which infrared is used to locate air leakage and insulation issues, plus explain some of the science behind how the technology works and showcase some specific challenges that building thermographers encounter. Please note...the main presentation runs until 31:20 and is followed by an extended Q&A segment that includes questions taken via Facebook Live.

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IR Electrical Safety Basics

IR Electrical Safety Basics

Join us to learn the basics of IR for electrical safety as it relates to to infrared thermography, including an important overview of how NFPA 70E applies to thermographers who are inspecting electrical systems.

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Certification and Qualification for Thermographers

Certification and Qualification for Thermographers 

Join us for an overview of thermography certification as well as the industry standards, guidelines and protocols that thermographers must understand and follow when performing certain professional activities. This tutorial will present an overview of these and how being properly qualified is essential for one to be successful with the technology.

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Basics of Using IR for Home Inspections

Basics of IR for Home Inspections

This tutorial will provide an overview of where and how thermal imaging can assist you during a property inspection. Whether it is locating insulation and air leakage issues, detecting potential moisture and mold problems, or finding hot spots in electrical systems, thermal imaging provides an important data point that your eyes may fail to see or that your other diagnostic tools may miss entirely.

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Infrared Thermography Basics

Infrared Thermography Basics

Join us to learn the basics of infrared thermography. This tutorial will also discuss what an infrared camera can do for you and provide an overview of the information that every thermographer should know.

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Introduction to IR for Mechanical Applications

Introduction to IR for Mechanical Applications 

Join us for an introduction to IR for mechanical applications. This tutorial will provide an overview of where infrared thermography is applied in mechanical applications, the conditions needed and the procedures to follow.

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Basics of IR Camera Specifications

Basics of IR Camera Specifications

In this session we will breakdown and explain some of the more important infrared camera specifications that are found in the camera's manual or in product literature, including a few that are often misunderstood or confused altogether

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Why New Thermographers Need Infrared Training Tutorial

Why New Thermographers Need Infrared Training

In this session we will provide a focus on common technical mistakes made by new and untrained thermographers.

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The Basics of Using IR to Evaluate Residential Building Enclosures

The Basics of Using IR to Evaluate Residential Building Enclosures

Join us for an introduction to IR for residential building enclosure evaluations. This tutorial will introduce you to the best ways in which infrared is applied to the building enclosure, explain some of the science behind how the technology works and showcase some specific challenges that building thermographers will encounter when using thermal imaging.

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FLIR Tools+ Advanced Software

FLIR Tools+ Advanced Software

FLIR Tools+, the upgraded version of FLIR Tools, contains advanced features for thermographers, and thermography programs, seeking more flexibility and utility from their infrared reporting software. If you're considering an upgrade to FLIR Tools+, but are not sure of the many benefits, this tutorial is for you.

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Camera Maintenance Best Practices

Camera Maintenance Best Practices 

This tutorial addresses the best practices of maintaining and servicing a thermal imager.

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Mechanical Insulation Basics

Mechanical Insulation Basics 

This tutorial will help attendees understand the basics of how thermal imaging is used to identify missing and/or damaged mechanical insulation throughout a number of different industries and across a variety of equipment types.

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Basics of Commercial Roof Moisture Inspections

Basics of Commercial Roof Moisture Inspections 

Learn the basics of using thermal imaging to detect moisture in low-slope, commercial, roof systems. This tutorial provides an overview of the thermal imaging equipment needed, the procedures utilized, and any safety issues that thermographers need to consider.

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IR & Electrical Safety - The Latest on NFPA 70E

IR & Electrical Safety - The Latest on NFPA 70E

When inspecting electrical systems, thermographers are exposed to the potential of electrical shock or, far worse, an arc flash. This live tutorial will discuss the latest information regarding NFPA 70E, the standard for electrical safety in the workplace. We will briefly address the basics of electrical safety as it relates to infrared thermography, plus provide an important overview of how NFPA 70E applies to thermographers inspecting electrical systems.

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