National Physical Laboratory


  • Aim for the sky in our annual Water Rocket Challenge, which sees hundreds of participants, from school teams and company teams, to adult enthusiasts and youth groups, battling it out to become champions.
  • NPL's Dimensional X-ray Computed Tomography (dXCT) conference is an annual conference presenting and disseminating the latest developments in XCT for dimensional measurements and its industrial impact across a variety of applications.
  • Knowledge through Measurement, is the theme of the International Measurement Confederation's World Congress, held in the UK for the first time in over 40 years.

NPL Training

Training Courses

NPL's training courses encourage learners to make a difference within their workplaces, giving them the opportunity to generate a return on investment for their employers whilst simultaneously improving corporate measurement capability.

See a list of our courses (with upcoming training dates listed on each course page)


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