Applicants who intend to apply for CGSB NDT certification are responsible for verifying their own eligibility with Natural Resources Canada (NRCan). NRCan manages Canada's nation-wide program for the certification of individuals performing non-destructive testing (NDT). The NDT Certifying Agency of NRCan is an independent body that certifies individuals according to the National Standard of Canada, CAN/CGSB-48.9712-2014 "Qualification and Certification of Non-Destructive Testing Personnel."
For further information on your eligibility contact NRCan: http://ndt.nrcan.gc.ca.
NAIT provides training only towards the educational requirements of certification.
Please note: the entrance requirements for Non-Destructive Testing have changed as of March 31st, 2015
A summary of the NDT Certifying Agency prerequisites follows. For complete information about overall prerequisites, contact the NDT Certifying Agency of NRCan: http://ndt.nrcan.gc.ca.
Materials and Processes Pre-requisite for training only.
Prior to taking any NDT training courses all students must complete the 32 hour MATE 650 course or provide evidence acceptable to NAIT that he/she has successfully passed an M & P examination administered by an NDT Recognized Training Organization (RTO).
Math Pre-requisite for training only.
Prior to taking any NDT training courses all students will be required to pass the NAIT math skills test or provide evidence acceptable to NAIT that he/she has successfully passed a math examination administered by an NDT Recognized Training Organization (RTO).
MATE 555 is a one day math refresher with the examination at the end of the day.
Students can challenge the NAIT math test by calling the NDT test center to book a time to write (780-471-7638) or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Career OpportunitiesStudents who achieve NDT certification will find opportunities with NDT/NDE firms and in quality assurance or quality control positions.
|MATE500||Magnetic Particle Inspection Level II|
|MATE555||NDT Math Preparation|
|MATE600||Liquid Penetrant Inspection Level II|
|MATE650||Materials and Processes for NDT|
|MATE680||Ultrasonic Inspection Level I|
|MATE685||Ultrasonic Inspection Level II|
|MATE700||Certified Exposure Device Operator|
|MATE710||Radiography Inspection Level I|
|MATE720||Radiography Inspection Level II|