Authorized Examination Centres

If you are registered for examination and have been issued an examination admittance and registration form, you can contact the authorized examination centre (AEC) of your choice to arrange an examination date.


Initial Non Destructive Testing (NDT) Examinations are offered at examination centres across Canada in a variety of methods and at different levels.

Except where otherwise noted, most of the examination centres listed below offer both written and practical examinations. The legend for NDT methods is:

  • RT = industrial radiography
  • UT = ultrasonics
  • MT = magnetic particle
  • PT = liquid penetrant
  • ET = eddy current

Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT)
Written & Practical: RT/UT/MT/PT/ET
1301-16 Avenue Northwest
Calgary, Alberta T2M 0L4
Email: Dennis Nagy
Tel.: 403-210-4344
Fax: 403-210-5813

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT)
Written: RT/UT/MT/PT/ET
Practical: RT/UT/MT/PT
Materials Testing Section
11762 - 106 Street,
Edmonton, Alberta T5G 2R1
Email: Dave Adams
Tel.: 780-471-7638
Fax: 780-471-7598

British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) School of Energy
Written: RT/UT/MT/PT/ET/
Practical: UT/MT/PT
3700 Willingdon Avenue,
Burnaby, British Columbia, V5G 3H2
Email: Nancy Naylor
Tel. 604-456-8027
Fax: 604-432-9572

Stasuk Testing & Inspection Ltd.
Written: RT/UT/MT/PT/ET
Practical: RT
8955 Fraserwood Court
Burnaby, British Columbia V5J 5H7
Email: Dave Stasuk
Tel. 604-420-4433
Fax: 604-420-2685

Red River College (RRC), Stevenson Campus
Written: RT/UT/MT/PT/ET
Practical: MT/PT
2280 Saskatchewan Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba   R3J 3Y9
Email: Vadsana Phommainh
Tel.: 204-945-6001
Fax: 204-948-2499

N.B. (New Brunswick) Research & Productivity Council
Written: RT/UT/MT/PT/ET
Practical: MT/PT
College Hill Road
P.O. Box 20000
Fredericton, New Brunswick   E3B 6Z9
Email:Chris Steeves
Tel.: 506-452-1212 ext. 216
Fax: 506-452-1395

College of the North Atlantic (CNA)
Written: RT/UT/MT/PT/ET
Practical: RT/UT/MT/PT
P.O. Box 760, Grand Bay Road
Port aux Basques, Newfoundland and Labrador, A0M 1C0
Email: Jan Peddle
Tel.: 709-695-3343
Fax: 709-695-2963

Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Trenton, Aerospace and
Telecommunications Engineering Support Squadron (ATESS)

Written & Practical: RT/UT/MT/PT/ET
NOTE: This examination centre offers limited examination availability on a case by case basis depending on the Department of National Defence’s operational mandates and restrictions. Please contact other AECs for full examination availability.
Aerospace and Telecommunications
Engineering Support Squadron / NDTC
16 Portage Dr. Bldg. 158, CFB Trenton
P.O. Box 1000 STN Forces, Astra, ON K0K 3W0
NDT Development and Training Supervisor
Tel.: 613-392-2811, ext. 3139
Fax: 613-965-2849

Canadian Institute for Non-destructive Evaluation (CINDE)
Written & Practical: RT/UT/MT/PT/ET
Prerequisite on-line examinations for Math and Materials and Processes for NDT c/o Mohawk College
135 Fennell Avenue West, Room E006A
Hamilton, Ontario   L9C 0E5
Email: Kim Waddell
Tel.: 905-387-1655
Fax: 905-574-6080

Quality Control Council (QCC) of Canada
Written: RT/UT/MT/PT/ET
10250 176 Street
Edmonton, Alberta T5S 1L2
Tel.: 780-918-7586
Fax : 780-488-3485

Collège d'enseignement général et professionnel (CÉGEP) de Trois-Rivières
Written & Practical: RT/UT/MT/PT/ET
3500 de Courval Road
Trois-Rivières, Quebec   G9A 5E6
Email: Jocelyn Magny
Tel.: 819-376-1721 ext. 2444
Fax: 819-691-1256

Collège Ahuntsic
Written: RT/UT/MT/PT/ET
9155 St-Hubert Road
Montréal, Quebec   H2M 1Y8
Email: Monique Bourgue 
Tel.: 514-389-5921 
Fax: 514-389-455

Keyano College
Written: RT, UT, MT, PT, ET
8115 Franklin Avenue
Fort McMurray, Alberta   T9H 2H7
Email: Marcella Rogerson

Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB) Group (5 locations)
Written: RT, UT, MT, PT, ET
Coordinator: Connie Hodgson

206-19th Ave, Nisku Industrial Park
Nisku, Alberta, T9E 0W8

203-1555 St. James Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 1B5

201 Brownlow Ave, Suite #44
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3B 1W2

8260 Parkhill Drive
Milton, Ontario L9T 5V7

4321 Autoroute des Laurentides
Laval, Quebec, H7L 5W5

Contact NDT

Find out how to contact the NRCan National NDT Certification Body, including our opening hours and how to direct your inquiry.