Accepted Training Organizations for NDT Certification

The Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) National Non-Destructive Testing Certification Body (NDTCB) manages the Canadian program that certifies individuals to perform non-destructive testing (NDT). Accepted Training Organizations (ATO) are organizations accepted by the NRCan NDTCB to conduct and administer NDT training course(s) in accordance with published NRCan NDTCB requirements. The following organizations, listed below by province or country, are considered by the NRCan NDTCB to be accepted training organizations for NDT.

Legend:

  • ET = Eddy Current
  • RT = Industrial Radiography
  • PT = Liquid Penetrant
  • MT = Magnetic Particle
  • UT = Ultrasonics
  • VT = Visual Testing
British Columbia

British Columbia Institute of Technology
School of Manufacturing, Electronics and Industrial Processes
3700 Willingdon Avenue
Burnaby, BC  V5G 3H2
Contact: Nancy Naylor
Telephone: 604-456-8027
Fax: 604-432-9572
E-mail: Nancy Naylor
Training in: UT-1, UT-2, MT-2, PT-2, Math Prerequisite, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

Elander Technologies Ltd.
11800 River Road, Suite 128
Richmond, BC  V6X 1Z7
Contact: Allan Elander
Telephone: 604-214-1318
Fax: 604-214-1349
E-mail: Allan Elander
Training in: MT-2

KF Aerospace (formerly Kelowna Flightcraft)
5655 Airport Way
Kelowna, BC  V1V 1S1
Contact: Tim Deagnon
Telephone: 250-870-7973
Fax: 250-807-5423
E-mail: Tim Deagnon
Training in: PT-2, MT-2, ET-1, ET-2, RT-1, RT-2, UT-1, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

S L Inspection
2326 Cape Horn Avenue
Coquitlam, BC  V3K 1J8
Contact: Yue-Choy Siggy Lai
Telephone: 604-781-9277
E-mail: Siggy Lai
Training in: UT-1, UT-2, MT-2, and PT-2

First College
209-3011 Louie Drive
West Kelowna, BC  V4T 3E3
Contact: Bernie Roy or Ken Laurie
Telephone: 778-754-2888
E-mail: Bernie Roy
Training in: PT-2, MT-2, Math Prerequisite, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

Alberta

Andrew Cunningham's Practical NDT Workshop
8 Osborne Close
St. Albert, AB  T8N 6T1
Contact: Andrew Cunningham
Telephone: 780-651-0699
Fax: 780-651-2310
E-mail: Andrew Cunningham
Training in: UT-2

Applus RTD
5504-36 Street Northwest
Edmonton, AB  T6B 3P3
Training in: UT-1, UT-2, UT-3, RT-1, RT-2, RT-3, MT-2, MT-3, PT-2, and PT-3
Courses for Math Prerequisite, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

Assured Quality Inspection Ltd.
8 Brookpark Place Southwest
Calgary, AB  T2W 2X3
Contact: William Lemisko
Telephone: 403-251-2102
E-mail: William Lemisko
Training in: PT-2

Canadian Institute for NDE
Nisku, AB
Contact: Sharon Bond
Telephone: 800-964-9488, ext. 222
Fax: 905-574-6080
E-mail: Sharon Bond
Training in: PT-2, PT-3, MT-2, MT-3, UT-1, UT-2, UT-3, ET-1, ET-2, ET-3, RT-1, RT-2, and RT-3
On-line courses for Math Prerequisite, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

CWB Institute (CWBi)
206-19th Avenue
Nisku, AB  T9E 0W8
Contact: Darcy Yantz or Cam Edgar
Telephone: 800-844-6790
E-mail: CWB Group
Training in: RT-1, RT-2, RT-3, UT-1, UT-2, UT-3, PT-2, PT-3, MT-2, MT-3, ET-1, ET-2, ET-3,
Film Interpretation, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

FGG Inspection Inc.
140 Portage Close
Sherwood Park, AB  T8H 2W2
Contact: Ed Gulliver, Christian Croteau or Jocelyn Dauphinais
Telephone: 780-464-3444 or 866-413-8282
Fax: 780-464-3462
E-mail: Ed Gulliver
Training in: MT-2, PT-2, ET-1 and 2, UT-1, UT- 2, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

IDL Inspection Ltd.
13 Airport Road Northwest
Edmonton, AB  T5G 0W6
Contact: Donald Lucic
Telephone: 780-721-2486
Fax: 780-489-2557
E-mail: Donald Lucic
Training in: MT-2, PT-2, UT-1, UT-2, Math Prerequisite, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

IRISNDT Corp.
5311-86 Street Northwest
Edmonton, AB  T6E 5T8
Telephone: 780-437-2022 
Fax: 780-438-1436
E-mail: Gordon Robertson
Training in: UT-1, MT-2, PT-2, and RT-1

Keyano College
8115 Franklin Avenue
Fort McMurray, AB  T9H 2H7
Contact: Karen Cartwright
Telephone: 780-791-4838
E-mail: Testing Services
Fax: 780-791-4841
Training in: MT-2, PT-2, UT-1, RT-1, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

Metalogic Inspection Services Inc.
7211-68 Avenue Northwest
Edmonton, AB  T6B 3T6
Contact: Dr. Aziz U. Rehman, P.Eng., PMP
Telephone: 780-469-6161
Fax: 780-496-6152
E-mail: Training
Training in: UT-1, UT-2, UT-3, RT-1, RT-2, RT-3, MT-2, MT-3, PT-2, and PT-3

Monik International Inc.
272 Bulyea Road Northwest
Edmonton, AB  T6R 1Z6
Contact: Vijay Malhotra
Telephone: 780-970-3703
E-mail: Vijay Malhotra
Training in: MT-2 and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology
11762-106 Street Northwest
Edmonton, AB  T5G 2R1
Contact: Jason Smith, Don Thompson, or Dave Adams
Telephone: 780-471-7638
Fax: 780-471-7598
E-mail: NDT_NAIT
Training in: MT-2, PT-2, UT-1, UT-2, RT-1, RT-2, ET-1, ET-2, Math Prerequisite, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

PML Inspection Services Limited
No. 2, 11110-88 Avenue
Fort Saskatchewan, AB  T8L 3K8
Contact: Phil Larochelle
Telephone: 780-992-9360
Fax: 780-992-9361
E-mail: Phil Larochelle
Training in: UT-1

Quality Control Council of Canada
10403 172nd Street, Suite 120
Edmonton, AB  T5S 1K9
Contact: Brian Paradis
Telephone: 780-488-3455
Fax: 780-488-3485
E-mail: Brian Paradis
Training in: RT-2, MT-2, PT-2, UT-1, UT-2, and UT-3, Math Prerequisite, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

Red Flame NDT Services Ltd.
6736-71 Street
Red Deer, AB  T4P 3Y7
Contact: Tim Rosenkranz
Telephone: 403-343-2012
Fax: 403-343-6202
E-mail: Tim Rosenkranz
Training in: UT-1, UT-2, and MT-2

Rees NDT Inspection Services Ltd.
15612 89 Street
Grande Prairie, AB  T8V 2N8
Contact: John Molloy or Ron Vader
Telephone: 780-539-3594
Fax: 780-532-8047
E-mail: John Molloy or Ron Vader
Training in: PT-2, MT-2, UT-1, UT-2, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

Southern Alberta Institute of Technology
1301 - 16 Avenue Northwest
Calgary, AB  T2M 0L4
Contact: Tracey Cunningham
Telephone: 403-210-4344
Fax: 403-210-5829
E-mail: Tracey Cunningham
Training in: UT-1, UT-2, MT-2, PT-2, ET-1, ET-2, RT-1, RT-2, and RT-3

UT Quality Inc.
1431 70th Avenue Northwest
Edmonton, AB  T6P 1N5
Contact: Kevin Hodgins
Telephone: 780-438-3005
Fax: 780-438-0800
E-mail: Kevin Hodgins
Training in: UT-1, UT-2, MT-2, PT-2, and Math Prerequisite for NDT

Wesley H. Weber – NDT Training
No. 304, 4607-20th Avenue Northwest
Edmonton, AB  T6L 5W7
Contact: Wesley Wes H. Weber
Telephone: 780-619-8395
E-mail: NDT Training
Training in: UT-1 and UT-2

WorldSpec NDT Training – A Division of Hellier NDT
4810 93 Street Northwest
Edmonton, AB  T6E 5W3
Toll-free telephone: 877-506-7773
E-mail: WorldSpec
Training in: UT-1 and MT-2 (practical only)

Manitoba

NET-CON
P.O. Box 17000, Suite 58, STN FORCES
Winnipeg, MB  R3J 3Y5
Contact: Kenneth J. Laurie
Telephone: 204-995-5365
E-mail: Ken Laurie
Training in: PT-2, MT-2, UT-1, Math Prerequisite, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

Red River College, Stevenson Campus
Aviation and Aerospace
2280 Saskatchewan Avenue
Winnipeg, MB  R3J 3Y9
Contact: Ms. Vadsana Phommainh
Telephone: 204-945-6001
E-mail: Stevenson Aviation
Training: PT-2, MT-2, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

Ontario

Acuren Group Inc.
2190 Speers Road
Oakville, ON  L6L 2X8
Contact: John Zirnhelt
Telephone: 905-825-8595
Fax: 905-825-8598
E-mail: John Zirnhelt
Training in: MT-2 and UT-2

Canadian Institute for NDE
135 Fennell Avenue West, Room E006A
Hamilton, ON  L9C 0E5
Contact: Sharon Bond
Telephone: 905-387-1655
Fax: 905-574-6080
E-mail: Sharon Bond
Training in: RT-1-2-3, MT-2-3, PT-2-3, UT-1-2-3, and ET-1-2-3
On-line courses for Math Prerequisite, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

CWB Institute (CWBi)
8260 Parkhill Drive
Milton, ON  L9T 5V7
Contact: Patrick Debideen or Cam Edgar
Telephone: 800-844-6790
E-mail: CWB Group
Training in: RT-1, RT-2, RT-3, UT-1, UT-2, UT-3, PT-2, PT-3, MT-2, MT-3, ET-1, ET-2, ET-3,
Film Interpretation, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

Durham College
2000 Simcoe Street North
Oshawa, ON  L1H 7K4
Contact: Katy Zaidman
Telephone: 905-721-3111, ext. 2063
E-mail: Katy Zaidman
Training in: UT-1, UT-2, MT-2, PT-2, RT-1, ET-1, Math Prerequisite, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

Eclipse Scientific Products Inc.
440 Phillip Street, Suite 100
Waterloo, ON  N2L 5R9
Contact: Larry Etherington
Telephone: 519-886-6717, ext. 222
Fax: 519-886-1102
E-mail: Larry Etherington
Training in: UT-1, UT-2, Math Prerequisite, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy Canada Inc.
1160 Monaghan Road
Peterborough, ON  K9J 7B5
Contact: Harris Goodyear
Telephone: 705-748-7924
Fax: 705-748-8166
E-mail: Harris Goodyear
Training in: UT-1

Intech International Inc.
20 Innovation Drive
Dundas, ON  L9H 7P3
Contact: Steve Simpson
Telephone: 905-689-7300
Fax: 905-689-3300
E-mail: Steve Simpson
Training in: ET-1, ET-2, ET-3, and UT-1

Northern College of Applied Arts and Technology
140 Government Road East
Kirkland Lake, ON  P2N 3L8
Contact: Joshua Fuller
Telephone: 705-567-9291, ext: 3750
Fax: 705-568-8186
E-mail: Joshua Fuller
Training in: UT-1, MT-2, PT-2, and RT-1

Ontario Power Generation, Inspection and Maintenance Services
230 Westney Road South
Ajax, ON  L1S 7R3
Contact: Karen Mitchell
Telephone: 905-428-4000, ext. 4014
E-mail: Karen Mitchell
Training in: UT-1, UT-2, ET-1, and ET-2

RD Tech Probes Inc.
P.O. Box 1599
Deep River, ON  K0J 1P0
Contact: Val Cecco
Telephone: 613-589-1441
Fax: 613-584-1441
E-mail: Val Cecco
Training in: ET-1 and ET-2

Specialized NDE Inc.
100 Easton Road, Units 1-3
Brantford ON  N3P 1J5
Contact: Eric Kivlin
Telephone: 905-667-4630
E-mail: Eric Kivlin
Training in: UT-1, UT-2, UT-3, ET-1, ET-2, ET-3, MT-2, MT-3, PT-2, and PT-3

Quebec

Alstom Power
7B Place du Commerce Street
Brossard, QC  J3P 2E4
Contact: Guy Berube
Telephone: 450-923-7070
Fax: 450-465-4403
Training in: UT-1 and UT-2

CEGEP de Trois-Rivières
3500 Courval Street
Trois Rivières, QC  G9A 5E6
Contact: Non-Destructive Testing
Telephone: 819-376-1721, ext. 2273
Fax: 819-691-1256
E-mail: CEGEP NDT
Training in: ET-1, ET-2, UT-1, UT-2, UT-3, MT-2, MT-3, PT-2, PT-3, RT-1, RT-2, RT-3, Math Prerequisite, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

FGG Inspection Inc.
700-15 Lajeunesse Street
Kingsey Falls, QC  J0A 1B0
Contact: Christian Croteau
Telephone: 819-363-9344
Fax: 819-363-2272
E-mail: Chris Croteau
Training in: MT-2, PT-2, ET-1 and 2, UT-1, UT- 2, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

Géni-Métal Laboratoire de Métaux
139 Amsterdam Street
Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, QC  G3A 2V5
Contact: Serge Tremblay
Telephone: 418-878-3218
Fax: 418-878-3257
E-mail: MetalQA
Training in: MT-2, UT-1, and UT-2

Inspec-Sol Inc.
3061 Joseph-A.-Bombardier Street
Laval, QC  H7P 6C5
Contact: Robert Labelle
Telephone: 514-333-5151, ext. 2003
Fax: 514-333-4674
E-mail: Robert Labelle
Training in: MT-2, PT-2, UT-1, and UT-2

Laboratoire d'Essai Mequaltech
8740 Pie IX Boulevard
Montréal, QC  H1Z 3V1
Contact: Yvan Couture
Telephone: 514-593-5755
Fax: 514-593-8338
E-mail: Yvan Couture
Training in: UT-1, UT-2, MT-2, PT-2, RT-1, RT-2, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

Labcan Ltée
175 Dessureaut Street
Trois-Rivières, QC  G8T 2L5
Contact: François Rodier
Telephone: 819-378-8612
Fax: 819-378-9449
E-mail: François Rodier
Training in: RT-1 and RT-2

Les Inspections Atlas Québec Inc.
12200 April Street
Montréal, QC  H1B 5N5
Telephone: 514-645-2209
Fax: 514-645-5333 
E-mail: Vincent Houle
Training in: RT-1 and RT-2

Métaltec inc.
765 De l’Église Street
Lévis, QC  G6W 5M6
Telephone: 418-837-4664
Fax: 418-837-4784
E-mail: Info @ Metaltec
Training in: MT-2, RT-1, RT-2, UT-1, UT-2, ET-1, ET-2, Math Prerequisite, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

Omnitest NDT
1131 Pie-XI Boulevard South
Québec, QC  G3K 1J9
Contact: Sylvain Tremblay
Telephone: 418-574-6684
E-mail: Sylvain Tremblay
Training in: MT-2, UT-1, and UT-2

Nucleom
4050 Jean-Marchand Street, Suite 107
Québec, QC  G2C 1Y6
Contact: Francis Boudreault-Leclerc
Telephone: 418-614-7111, ext. 210
Fax: 581-742-3997
E-mail: Francis Boudreault-Leclerc
Training in: MT-2, PT-2, UT-1, UT-2, and UT-3

SGS X-Per-X Inc.
3420 Saint Joseph Boulevard East
Montréal, QC  H1X 1W6
Contact: Gérard Landry
Telephone: 514-255-1492
Fax: 514-252-0071
E-mail: Gérard Landry
Training in: RT-1, RT-2, RT-3, UT-1, UT-2, UT-3, ET-1, ET-2, MT-2, and PT-2

SGS Canada Inc.
2345 De la Métallurgie Street
Saguenay, QC  G7X 0B8
Contact: Louis Munger
Telephone: 418 547-6631
Fax:: 418 547-6896
E-mail: Louis Munger
Training in: UT-1, UT-2, MT-2, and PT-2

Tecnickrome Aéronautique Inc.
12 264 April Street
Montréal, QC  H1B 5N5
Contact: Fausto Mini
Telephone: 514-640-0333
Fax: 514-640-6457
E-mail: Fausto Mini
Training in: PT-2

Nova Scotia

Passmore Inspection and Consulting Limited
10 Faulkner Street
Dartmouth, NS  B3A 3A3
Contact: Richard Passmore
Telephone: 902-463-7378
Fax: 902-461-1520
E-mail: Richard Passmore
Training in: UT-1

Prince Edward Island

Vector Aerospace Engine Services - Atlantic Inc.
800 Aerospace Boulevard, Hanger 8
Slemon Park, PE  COB 2A0
Contact: Carter Walsh
Telephone: 902-436-1333
Fax: 902-888-4779
E-mail: Carter Walsh
Training in: MT-2 and PT-2

Newfoundland and Labrador

College of the North Atlantic—Port aux Basques Campus
P.O. Box 760
Port aux Basques, NL  A0M 1C0
Contact: Jan Peddle
Telephone: 709-695-3343, ext. 24
Fax: 709-695-2963
E-mail: Jan Peddle
Training in: RT-1, RT-2, UT-1, UT-2, MT-2, PT-2, Math Prerequisite, and Materials and Processes Prerequisite for NDT

Eastern Technical Services Ltd.
27 Austin Street
St. John's, NL  A1B 4C3
Contact: Fred O'Keefe
Telephone: 709-726-4622
Fax: 709-726-4626
E-mail: Fred O'Keefe
Training in: MT-2, PT-2, UT-1, UT-2, ET-1, ET-2, RT-1, and RT-2

Haas Inspection Service
199 Tolt Road
Portugal Cove-St. Philip's, NL  A1M 1R6
Contact: Clayton Haas or Peter Smith
Telephone: 709-895-2170
E-mail: Clayton Haas
Training in: UT-2

SNC-Lavalin Industrial Atlantic Inc.
20 Maverick Place
Paradise, NL  A1L 0J1
Contact: Cecil Barnes
Telephone: 709-758-4994
Fax: 709-722-8730
E-mail: Cecil Barnes
Training in: MT-2 and PT-2

Thornhill Inspection Services Inc.
74 Western Island Pond Drive
Torbay, NL  A1K 1L7
Contact: Ross Thornhill
Telephone: 709-769-4340
Fax: 866-708-5788
E-mail: Ross Thornhill
Training in: UT-1, MT-2, and PT-2

Trinidad

NDE Institute of Trinidad Ltd.
15 Robertson Street, Les Efforts East
San Fernando, Trinidad, W.I.
Contact: Sonny James
Telephone: 868-653-9343
Fax: 868-657-6572
E-mail: Sonny James
Training in: MT-2, PT-2, UT-1, and UT-2

 

Online Courses

Note: A practical workshop is mandatory for all correspondence courses.

In order to provide candidates with the appropriate learning experience, the NRCan NDTCB is recommending that a minimum of 40% of course time be devoted to practical, hands-on training. For example, a 40-hour course would require a minimum of 16 hours of practical workshop training.

WorldSpec NDT training – A division of Hellier NDT
1541 East 12th Avenue
Vancouver, BC  V5N 2A3
Contact: Parker Ray
Toll-free telephone: 877-506-7773
E-mail: WorldSpec
Training in: UT-1, UT-2, MT-2, PT-2, RT-1, and RT-2

Note that practical workshops are still mandatory for correspondence courses. At least 40% of course time should be devoted to practical, hands-on training.

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