||Home Resources Courses in Nondestructive Testing
The following abbreviations are used:
AE Acoustic Emission Testing
ET Electromagnetic Testing
IR Infrared/Thermal Testing
LT Leak Testing
MT Magnetic Particle Testing
NR Neutron Radiographic Testing
PT Liquid Penetrant Testing
RT Radiographic Testing
UT Ultrasonic Testing
VA Vibration Analysis
VT Visual and Optical Testing
ASNT - American Society for Nondestructive Testing, 1711 Arlingate Lane, PO Box 28518, Columbus, OH 43228-0518; (614) 274-6003 or (800) 222-2768; fax (614) 274-6899; Website www.asnt.org. Offers regular refresher courses for those studying for Level III certification.
ASTM International - 100 Barr Harbor Dr., PO Box C700, West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959 . Contact: (610) 832-9603; Website www.astm.org.
ATS - Applied Technical Services, 1049 Triad Court - Marietta, GA 30062. Contact: (770) 423-1400; fax (770) 514-3299; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.atslab.com.
AWS - Education Department, 550 NW LeJeune Rd., Miami , FL 33126 . Contact: (305) 443-9353; fax (305) 443-7559.
Academy of Infrared Thermography - 177 Telegraph Rd., Ste. 720, Bellingham, WA 98226. Contact: (360) 676-1915; fax (604) 516-6674; e-mail email@example.com; Website www.infraredtraining.net.
Aerospace Inspection Training, Ltd. - Hangar A, Norwich Airport, Norwich, Norfolk NR6 6EG, England . Contact: Barbara Manson, center administrator; 44 1603 426 165; fax 44 1603 424 019; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.aerospacendt.co.uk . ISO 9001 approved NDT training and examination center. Training courses and examinations meet the recommendations of SNT-TC-1A , NAS 410, EN 4179 and ISO 9712. Approved PCN examination center.
Altran Corporation - 451 D St. , Boston , MA 02210 . Contact: NDT training instructor; (617) 204-1000; fax (617) 204-1010; Website www.altrancorporation.com.
American Petroleum Institute - 1220 L St. NW, Washington, DC 20005-4070. Contact: NDT training manager; (202) 682-8000; Website www.api.org.
Argyll-Ruane, Ltd. - Meadowbank Road, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S61 2NF, England . Contact: David Betts, course director; 44 1709 560459; fax 44 1709 557705; e-mail email@example.com; Website www.ruanetpo.com. Offers training certification and Level III services for NDT operators to most certification requirements including ISO 9712, EN 473, EN 4179, SNT-TC-1A and NAS 410. Subject areas include ET, IR, MT, PT, RT, UT, VT and many others.
Atlantic NDT Training - 24 Flat Rock Rd., Branford, CT 06405. Contact: Gary L. Chapman; (203) 481-4041.
BRL Consultants, Inc. - 123 W. Rhapsody, San Antonio, TX 78216. Contact: Bryan Lancon; (210) 341-3442; fax (210) 341-2844; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.brlconsultants.com. Offers training for Levels I, II and III refresher courses. Provides Level III services, quality assurance/quality control, surveillance, third party services, expert witnesses, auditing, procedure and technique development as well as limited engineering services.
Canadian Institute for NDE - 135 Fennell Ave. West, Hamilton, ON L8N 3T2. Contact: Alison Smit, training administrator; (905) 387-1655 X25; fax (905) 574-6080; e-mail email@example.com; Website www.cinde.ca. Offers intensive day and night school courses in NDT disciplines and applications. The NDT courses meet CAN/CGSB-48.9712 requirements to Levels I, II and III.
Conam School for NDT - 899 Carol Court, Carol Stream, IL 60188. Contact: Brian Odenbach; (800) 229-3134 or (630) 260-1650; fax (630) 260-1640; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.conaminsp.com. Courses meet SNT-TC-1A, CP-189, MIL-STD-410E, ATA Specification 105, industry and military standards.
Cooperheat-MQS, Inc. - 5858 Westheimer, Ste. 625. Contact: (800) 526-4233; fax (713) 735-6901; e-mail email@example.com; Website www.cooperheat-mqs.com. Measurement systems short courses.
EPD Technology Corporation - 14 Hayes St., Elmsford, NY 10523. Contact: (800) 892-8926; fax (914) 347-2181; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.epdtech.com.
EPRI NDE Center - 1300 W.T. Harris Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28262. Contact: Sherryl R. Stogner, registrar; (704) 547-6174; fax (704) 547-6028; e-mail email@example.com. Focus on NDT in the power industry including UT, VT engineering for engineers and specialized and advanced NDT methods.
Everest VIT - 199 Highway 206, Flanders, NJ 07836-4500. Contact: Michael Allgaier; (973) 440-6834; fax (973) 448-0044; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.everestvit.com Offers a comprehensive visual testing (VT) and remote visual testing training program in compliance with SNT-TC-1A . VT Level III refresher training is also offered. Certificates of completion are provided to successful candidates based on examinations and proficiency demonstrations. Aviation, power, process and security industries are served.
Flir Systems, Inc. - 16 Esquire Rd., North Billerica , MA 01862. Contact: John Sotirakos; (978) 901-8110; e-mail email@example.com; Website www.flirthermography.com.
Foerster Instruments, Inc. - 140 Industry Dr., RIDC Park West, Pittsburgh, PA 15275 . Contact: Sean Harris; (412) 788-8976 X2155; fax (412) 788-8984; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.foerstergroup.com. Offers eddy current courses with emphasis on operating Foerster's instruments and various applications.
GE Inspection Technologies - 50 Industrial Park Rd. , Lewistown, PA 17044 . Contact: (866) 243-2638; fax (866) 243-2638; e-mail email@example.com; Website www.geinspectiontechnologies.com. Offers courses in ET, RT and UT.
Hellier - Northeast: 277 W. Main St., Niantic, CT 06357; (860) 739-8950; fax (860) 739-6732; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Pacific: 2051 East Cerritos Ave., Ste. 8A, Anaheim, CA 92806; (714) 956-2274; fax (714) 956-2277; e-mail email@example.com; South Central: 16631 W. Hardy St., Houston, TX 77060; (281) 873-0980; fax (281) 873-0981; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website for all locations www.hellierndt.com. All divisions offer Level I and II training programs, as well as Level III refresher courses and specialty seminars in the major NDT methods. Also offers auditing, certification and outside Level III consulting services.
IPIA - International Pipe Inspectors Association., 8001 Almeda-Genoa Rd. , Houston , TX 77075 . Contact: Joseph L. Mackin; (713) 910-5550; fax (713) 910-5151; e-mail email@example.com; Website www.ipia.org. Special emphasis on oil country tubular goods testing training. Courses offered include: used drill pipe testing, bottom hole assembly, casing and tubing thread testing, NDT 6000 testing, MT Level I/II, UT Level I/II. Other courses are also available.
ITC - Infrared Training Center, 16 Esquire Rd. , North Billerica, MA 01862. Contact: Laurie Kelley; (978) 901-8291; fax (978) 901-8832; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.infraredtraining.com.
Industrial Training International, Inc. - PO Box 1660, Woodland, WA 98674. Contact: LeAnne Rust; (360) 225-1100; fax (360) 225-1122; e-mail email@example.com; Website www.wrrc.com. Offers a certified rigging gear inspector program that addresses the removal criteria for wire rope, wire rope slings, chain slings, synthetic slings and below the hook lifting devices, according to the applicable regulations and standards. NDT procedures emphasizing VT and dye penetrant testing are also covered. Certification is available to participants who pass the written exams and hands on tests.
JECNDT, LLC - 23927 NE 31st Way, Sammamish, WA 98074. Contact Jim Cox; (425) 898-9203; fax (425) 898-9236; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website http://jecndt.com. Professional Eddy Current Training and Service Resouse.
Kraft Technology Resources - 12001 Lorien Way , Oklahoma City , OK 73170-4734 . Contact: Karl E. Kraft; (405) 819-7786; fax (405) 692-6154; e-mail email@example.com. Offers Level I, II and III training and Level III examination preparation courses in Basic, ET, MT, PT, RT, UT and VT. Certificates are provided and continuing education credits are available upon request.
LaQue Center for Corrosion Technology, Inc. - 702 Causeway Dr., Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480. Contact: (910) 256-2271; fax (910) 256-9816; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.laque.com.
Lavender International NDT Consultancy Services Ltd. - Unit 7, Penistone Station, Sheffield S36 6HP , England . Contact: Steve Lavender; 44 1226 765769; fax 44 1226 760707; e-mail email@example.com; Website www.lavender-ndt.com. Training and examination services to SNT-TC-1A , ISO 9712, EN 473, NAS 410 and EN 4179 for ET, MT, PT, RT, UT and VT. Specific emphasis on emerging technologies in UT, including advanced programs in time of flight diffraction and phased array.
Leak Testing Specialists, Inc. - 5790 Hoffner Ave., Suite 505 , Orlando , FL 32822 . Contact: Gary Elder; (407) 737-6415; fax (407) 737-6416; Website www.leaktestingspec.com . Special emphasis on leak testing courses, including Levels I, II and III, bubble testing and mass spectrometer leak testing.
Llog SA de CV - Cuitlahuac 54 Col. Aragon-La Villa, Mexico City 07000. Contact: 52 5 750 1188; fax 52 5 750 1414; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.llogsa.com.
Munson NDT Consultants - 1607 Melrose Trace Lane, Crozier, VA 23039-2442. Contact: (804) 784-4122; fax (804) 784-2232; e-mail email@example.com. Offers Level II courses in ET, MT, PT and UT; also courses in radiation safety.
NACE International - 1440 South Creek Dr. , Houston , TX 77084-4906 . Contact: Membership Services; (281) 228-6200; fax (281) 228-6300; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org ; Website www.nace.org .
NDE Engineering Associates, Inc. - 515 Tristar, Webster, TX 77598. Contact: Anmol Birring; (281) 488-8944; fax (281) 488-8485; e-mail email@example.com ; Website www.nde.com/training.htm. Level I and II courses in introductory NDT, ET, MT, PT, RT, UT and VT. Also provide Level III refresher courses to prepare for ASNT Level III exams. Training can be arranged on an as needed basis.
NDE Professionals, Inc. - 7505 NE Ambassador Place, Suite N, Portland, OR 97220 . Contact: Jennifer Martel; (503) 287-5255; fax (503) 287-5992; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.qnpi.com. QA/QC/NDT training courses. MT, PT, RT, UT and VT Level I and II training programs and Level II tutoring.
Noria Corporation - 1328 E. 43rd Court, Tulsa, OK 74105. Contact: NDT training manager; (800) 597-5460; fax (918) 746-0925; Website www.noria.com.
Odyssey Technology Corporation - 2987 Babcock Blvd., Ste. 101, Pittsburgh, PA 15237. Contact: Carol Sansieri; (412) 364-9511; fax (412) 364-9521; e-mail email@example.com; Website www.odysseytest.com.
Olympus NDT (formerly R/D Tech) - 505, boul. du Parc-Technologique, QC G1P 4S9, Canada; (418) 872-1155; fax (418) 872-5431; Website www.olympusNDT.com; Email info@olympusNDT.com.
ET Level I/II. Panametrics-NDT - 221 Crescent St., Waltham, MA 02453; (781) 899-2740; fax (781) 899-1552; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.panametrics-ndt.com.
Petroleum Institute for Continuing Education - Bankers Hall, Box 22325 , Calgary , AB T2P 4J1 , Canada ; (403) 284-1250; fax (866) 406-7281; Website www.peice.com .
Physical Acoustics Corporation - 195 Clarksville Rd., Princeton Junction, NJ 08550. Contact: David Sinay; (609) 716-4088; fax (609) 716-0706; e-mail email@example.com; Website www.pacndt.com. Offers a broad range of AE courses and Level I, II and III inspector certification courses. Application specific courses are offered in areas such as bucket truck testing and railroad tank car testing. Also offers internships in its engineering department.
Plumstead Quality and Training Services - PQT Services, Inc., 806 Botany Rd., Greenville, SC 29615. Contact: William Plumstead; (864) 292-1115; fax (864) 292-0228; e-mail Bill.Jr@pqt.net; Website www.pqt.net . Offers training courses in MT, PT, RT, UT and VT to satisfy initial training requirements for all levels of personnel qualification. Also offers training in radiation safety. Certificates of training and continuing education credits are provided upon successful completion of each course.
Porous Materials, Inc. - 20 Dutch Mill Rd., Ithaca, NY 14850. Contact: (607) 257-5544; fax (607) 257-5639; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.pmiapp.com.
QCI International - 17055 Quailridge Rd. , Cottonwood, CA 96022. Contact: (530) 347-1334; fax (530) 347-6987; Website qci-intl.com . Training and consulting; dozens of training videos available; publisher of Quality Digest magazine and the free newsletter Timely Tips for Teams .
Quality Control Company - 3 Nablus St., Mohandessein, Cairo , Egypt. Contact: Abdel Hamid Hassanein or Ahmed Afifi; 20 2 3456 809; fax 20 2 3456 037; e-mail email@example.com. Offers courses in MT, PT, RT, UT and VT.
Quality Testing Services - 4003 Fee Fee Rd. , St. Louis , MO 63044 . Contact: (314) 770-0607; fax (314) 770-0103; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org ; Website www.qualitytesting.net .
RNDT, Inc. - Nondestructive Testing and Research Services, 228 Maple Avenue , Johnstown , PA 15901 . Contact: Fred E. Raco, Jr.; (814) 535-5448; fax (814) 535-5667; Website www.rndt.net. Offers Level I, II and III courses in AE , MT , PT, RT, UT and VT.
Radiatronics - PO Box 2649 , Shawnee Mission , KS 66201 -2649. Contact: Neil Breslow; (913) 432-7080; fax (913) 432-0320; e-mail email@example.com ; Website www.radiatronics.com
Reinhart and Associates, Inc. - PO Box 81545, Austin, TX 78708-1545. Contact: Eugene R. Reinhart; (512) 834-8911; fax (512) 834-1266; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.reinhartassoc.com. Offers courses for Basic, ET, MT, PT, RT, UT and VT; all levels including Level III refreshers. Also offers technical seminars including NDT for engineers and power plant engineers, design for automated NDT systems and imaging of concrete. Classes are offered in Austin , San Antonio and Houston .
SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Contact: PO Box 10 , Bellingham WA 98227-0010 ; (360) 676-3290; fax (360) 647 1445; e-mail email@example.com; Website spie.org.
Smart Associates, Inc. - 1900 S. Harbor City Blvd., Suite 333, Melbourne, FL 32003. Contact: (321) 984-1900; fax (321) 951-4227; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Offer NDT training in ET, MT, PT, RT, UT and VT; radiation safety training for IRRSP, radiation safety officer and hazardous materials. Level III services and outside agency services. NDT and radiation safety program development, radiation safety officer and quality assurance services.
Snell Infrared - PO Box 6, Montpelier, VT 05601-0006. Contact: (800) 636-9820; fax (802) 223-0460; e-mail email@example.com; Website www.snellinfrared.com. Offers courses in NDT using active thermography. Predictive maintenance training in thermography for Levels I, II and III, including specialty classes in electrical, mechanical and building applications, are also available.
Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering - 1161 Parkview Dr., Covina, CA 91724-3748. Contact: (626) 331-0616; fax (626) 332-8929; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.sampe.org.
Society for Experimental Mechanics - 7 School St. , Bethel , CT 06801-1405 . Contact: Pat Deuschel; (203) 790-6373; fax (203) 790-4472; e-mail email@example.com ; Website www.sem.org .
Society of Manufacturing Engineers - One SME Dr., Dearborn, MI 48121. Contact: NDT instructor; (800) 733-4763; (313) 271-1500; fax (313) 271-2861; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.sme.org.
Staveley Schools for NDT - 421 N. Quay St., Kennewick , WA 99336. Contact: (509) 736-2751; fax (509) 735-4672; e-mail email@example.com; Website www.staveleyndt.com.
Steel Structures Technology Center, Inc. - 24110 Meadowbrook Road, Suite 104 , Novi , MI 48375-3406 ; (248) 893-0132; fax (248) 893-0134; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org ; Website www.steelstructures.com .
Stein Engineering Services, Inc. - 5602 E. Monte Rosa , Phoenix , AZ 85018-4646 . Contact: Peter K. Stein; (800) 632-7797 or (480) 945-4603; fax (480) 945-4603; e-mail email@example.com .edu; Website home.earthlink.net/~meas.sys/ . Measurement systems engineering.
Thielsch Engineering - 195 Frances Ave., Cranston, RI 02910-2211. Contact: (401) 467-6454; fax (401) 467-2398; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.thielsch.com.
USAir - USAir Inspection Department, Greater Pittsburgh International Airport, Pittsburgh, PA 15231. Contact: Ray Leseck; (412) 472-7251; fax (412) 472-4620; e-mail email@example.com. Offers ET (40 h), MT (16 h), PT (16 h), RT (40 h), UT (40 h) and composite testing (24 h) courses. Also offers a recurrent training class of 4 h for each method.
Veritec Sonomatic, Ltd. - Ashton House, The Village, Birchwood Park, Warrington, Cheshire WA3 6FZ, England. Contact: 44 1925 414000; fax 44 1925 655595; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Website www.vsonomatic.com. Offers training in the time of flight diffraction technique. SNT-TC-1A certification is offered in conjunction with Argyll-Ruane, Ltd. (see Argyll-Ruane, Ltd.).
Zetec - 8226 Bracken Place SE, Snoqualmie , WA 98065. Contact: (800) 643-1771 or (425) 392-5316; fax (425) 392-2086; Website www.zetec.com. Eddy current and remote field testing training Levels I, II, IIA, III, qualified data analyst.