UT or MT

It is recognized that the effectiveness of non destructive testing (NDT) applications depends upon the capabilities of the personnel who perform NDT. The NDT Level II program provides third-party examinations for NDT personnel whose specific jobs require appropriate knowledge of the NDT method(s) for which certification is sought.

Course Coverage: 

Ultrasonic Testing (UT) – Level II

  1. Review of Level-I course
  2. In-depth study of test Variables
  3. Immersion Techniques
  4. Principles of DGS/DAC Methods
  5. Echo dynamics for Reflector Evaluation
  6. Codes, standards and Procedures
  7. Acceptance Standards
  8. Evaluation of Test Equipment
  9. Manufacturing Process and Discontinuities

Magnetic Particle Testing (MT) – Level II

  1. Review of Level-I course
  2. Selection of Techniques
  3. Codes, standards and Procedures
  4. Acceptance Standards
  5. Manufacturing Process and Discontinuities
  6. Interpretation of Indications
  7. Preservation of Indications
  8. Evaluation of Test Equipment

Participant Profile:

Metallurgy engineers, academia and engineering students.

Bachelors with 2 years experience or 1 year as level I, Intermediate and Matric with 1 year as level I. 

Instructor Profile:

An experienced and highly qualified professional in the field of NDT will conduct this course. 


This course will be delivered through lectures, multimedia presentations, videos and hands-on practice. 

Learning Outcome:

Participants that successfully complete the examination requirements will be issued a NIDA NDT Level II certificate. The certificate shall show the test method(s) and industrial sector(s), as applicable, covered by this certification.