Basic metrology

Have you just been introduced to “the world of metrology” and would you like to know more about the basic principles? In our one-day basic metrology course, you learn about the foundations of metrology, including quantities, SI units, statutory obligations, uncertainty calculations and the characteristics of measuring systems. This also provides the basis for specific follow-up training courses.

The training is intended for a wide range of participants, including measuring instrument users, employees who measure, calibrate, examine or verify and for inspectors


The course addresses the following subjects:

 Foundations of measurement

 General characteristics of measuring systems

 Calibration as a basis for metrological quality

 Uncertainty calculations


Duration: 1 day
Level: Medium or higher educated technicians (MBO/HBO)
Language: English (if all participants speak Dutch, the course will be given in Dutch)
Minimum number of participants: 6
Maximum number of participants: 16
Venue: NMi Delft
Investment: EUR 645 per person, excluding VAT, including course documentation, certificate of attendance lunch and refreshments.

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If you would like to know more about our customised in-company training, please contact us. Let us know the specific needs of your organisation, so that we can prepare an appropriate proposal tailored to your wishes.

NMi Trainingen
T +31 88 636 2308

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