Fees for XRF Analyzer Operator Certification

The NRCan NDTCB is implementing a user fees update to existing fees; this update will take effect July 1st, 2017. Additional new services and fees will be introduced at a later date. Application and fee submissions to the NRCan NDTCB that are postmarked, emailed or faxed after June 30th, 2017 are subject to the new fee schedule.

The following table shows the fees for initial x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzer operator certification for validity periods of one and five years from the date of issue of certification.

XRF Analyzer Fees
  1-Year Validity 5-Year Validity Examination Centre Fees (Suggested)
NRCan NDTCB Application Fee $55 $140 -
Level 1 Exam $55 $55 $50
Level 1 Totals $110 $195 $50
Level 2 Exam $35 $35 $30
Level 2 Totals $145 $230 $80

Notes about fees

  • All fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • Examination centre fees are payable directly to the examination centre.
  • Payment of fees does not complete or guarantee the application and examination process. Examinations will not be processed until full completion, verification, and Natural Resources Canada Non-Destructive Testing Certification Body approval of application, required fees and requisites are met.
  • To protect your payment information, we ask that all forms containing credit card information (MasterCard, Visa, American Express) be submitted via fax or mail only. Do not send credit card information by e-mail.  If you have any questions, please call 1-866-858-0473.
  • Fees and other process requirements are subject to change. All fees are subject to the current fee schedule in effect.
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