Training Classes & Seminars

Instructor-led Classes

We offer classes both in our facility or at your location. Costs vary as to location and number of students. Our training classroom can accommodate up to 30 people, comfortably. We offer classroom education and hands- on experience in the field with our equipment. Beverages and snacks are provided for all our training classes held at the corporate office location in Wheat Ridge, Colorado, USA.


Structural Condition Assessment of Existing Structures / ASCE Course

Learn the latest techniques and procedures for assessing the physical condition of buildings. Includes assessment approach, structural material and system assessment, non-destructive examination, report writing and case studies.

  • Day 1: Covers concrete and masonry
  • Day 2: Covers wood and steel
  • Earn 1.4 Continuing Education Units (1.4 CEUs)

Instructors:
Brian K. Brashaw, Ph.D.
Thomas M. Gorman, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE
Larry D. Olson, P.E., M.ASCE
Dennis A. Sack, P.E.
Steven Smith, CWI

On/Off-Site Training

NDT / Equipment Training at Olson Instruments Facility

Training is offered for a fee at our Wheat Ridge, Colorado corporate office:

Olson Instruments, Inc.
12401 W. 49th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO USA 80033-1927
ph: 303.423.1212
fax: 303.423.6071


NDT / Equipment Training at Your Facility

In order to accommodate our customers who prefer training at their facility, we offer to send our instructor to your location. Please note that the location must be safe to travel to and that decision is up to the discretion of Olson Instruments and the Instructor. Please call 303.423.1212 for a quote.

NDE and Geophysics Users Seminar - March 10 - 12, 2020

Register Early — seating is limited!

Olson DC Office | Rockville, Maryland
Price: $350/day, per person
7.5 PDH's awarded/day

In addition to NDE and Geophysical method presentations, questions/discussion sessions and hands-on demonstrations will be conducted for most test methods with an instructor's guidance. A total of 7.5 PDH certificate hours will be awarded each day for use in Professional Engineering registration continuing education requirements.

Classes start at 8:30 am and end at 5:00 pm, with lunch provided by Olson. Coffee, drinks, and snacks provided daily.

  • Day 1 (Tues, March 10): Structures
    Structural NDE Methods for Concrete, Masonry, and Wood & Concrete Condition Assessment and Quality Assurance
  • Day 2 (Wed, March 11): Foundations/Pavements
    Quality Assurance & Forensic NDE Methods for Pavements and Foundations
  • Day 3 (Thurs, March 12): Geophysics
    Applied, Engineering and Environmental Near-Surface Geophysics
    NDT Training Classes in the US, NDT Training by Olson Instruments 303.423.1212

Download PDF of Course Syllabus

How to Register:

Contact us at 303.423.1212 or email: or

Register by PayPal using the drop-down menu below to select how many days you will be attending. *During checkout, please be sure to let Olson know which days you will be attending when you are on the PayPal "Buy" page under "Instructions to Merchant" (eg: Tues-Wed only).

IMPORTANT - Select the number of days you will be attending from the drop-down menu below FIRST before you select the "Begin Registration" button.

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