National Physical Laboratory

Instrumentation and Sensors

A three-day training course covering the main considerations when selecting and using different types of instrumentation and sensor systems.

Aims & Objectives

  • To provide principle knowledge, practical training and measurement best practice for a range of temperature, pressure, electrical, velocity, acceleration and vibration systems

Benefits to the learner

  • Understand the principles of operation and characteristics of instrumentation and sensor systems
  • Recognise and apply measurement best practice and identify ways to improve measurement results
  • Troubleshoot and solve problems in instrumentation systems
  • Instil and encourage a questioning culture


Please note that the information will not be divulged to third parties, or used without your permission