Infrared Thermography for Integrated Pest Management Professionals is a 34 hour theory and applications course for the application of thermal imaging for Pest Detection, P/PM, Condition Monitoring, Quality Assurance and Forensic Investigations.
This course covers infrared theory, heat transfer concepts, equipment operation and selection, standards compliance, image analysis and report generation.
Students are trained to identify and document thermal patterns caused by improper design, workmanship or material failure. Applications include: detection of pests and pest related damage, electrical distribution systems, mechanical systems, steam systems, refractory systems, underground piping, active thermography, building envelopes and flat roofs.
Students are trained to identify and document thermal patterns caused by improper design, workmanship or material failure. Self directed learning activities are provided to help student gain practical experience; however, one need not have a camera to successfully complete the course.
Course tuition includes 24 hour access to all online course presentations, Student Reference Manual, online quizzes, self-directed field assignments, proof of course completion, and free ground shipping of course materials to continental US. Student must complete training within 60 days of registration.
Course completion qualifies student to take the Infraspection Institute Certified Infrared Thermographer® exam. Exams are available at no charge at the end of regularly scheduled open enrollment classes, or at our annual IR/INFO Conference. For a fee, exams may be taken via secure video link or at authorized testing centers.