SAQCC NDT

Certification Schemes

General NDT NDT Method Industrial Sectors Limitations Duration Eligibility
Industrial Radiographic Safety – Statutory DOH RT SafetyPre and In Service Testing Industrial radiography using isotopes or x- rays only Training 40hrs Older than 19 years
Examination 4 hrs Gr 12 with Math & Science
Experience 528 hrs for RT 1 OR
Proficiency
Appreciation of NDT for Engineers Pre and In Service Testing Introduction to basic theory and applications Training 40hrs Gr 12 with Math & Science
Examination N/A OR
Experience N / A At least 5 years’ experience in the operation and maintenance of engineering components

ISO 9712 : 2012 VS ISO 9712 : 2005

This summation highlights the change incorporated in ISO 9712 : 2012. Language updates to adresss past discrepancies or to facilitate a better understanding has all been noted

ISO 9712 – 2012 COMPARISON

Click on the link below to view details of the various certification schemes

VT 1 Certification Scheme
VT 2 Certification Scheme
ADV UT 2.8 Certification Scheme
ADV UT 2.9 Certification Scheme
ADV UT 2.10 Certification Scheme
ADV UT 2.11 Certification Scheme
ADV UT 2.5 2.6 2.7 Certification Scheme
UT 1 Certification Scheme
UT 2 Certification Scheme
ADV RT 2.9 Certification Scheme
RT 1 Certification Scheme
RT 2 Certification Scheme
PT 1 Certification Scheme
PT 2 Certification Scheme
MT 1 Certification Scheme
MT 2 Certification Scheme
ET 1 Certification Scheme
ET 2 Certification Scheme

Process Flow Chart

Fees

NON DESTRUCTIVE TESTING: CERTIFICATION FEES 2016

Method 2016 Initial certification 2016 5 year renewal 2016 10 year re-certification 2016 Lapsed or invalid certificate
MT L1 R2 170 R2 170 R3 751 10 year cost
MT L2 R2 170 R2 170 R4 632 10 year cost
PT L1 R2 170 R2 170 R3 751 10 year cost
PT L2 R2 170 R2 170 R4 632 10 year cost
UT L1 R2 170 R2 170 R4 102 10 year cost
UT L2 R2 170 R2 170 R4 102 10 year cost
RT L1 R2 170 R2 170 R4 102 10 year cost
RT L2 R2 170 R2 170 R7 561 10 year cost
UT Wall Thickness R2 170 R2 170 R2 745 10 year cost
RT Interpreters R2 170 R2 170 R3 797 10 year cost
PT, MT, UT & RT Level 3 R2 170 R2 170 R4 343 10 year cost
Lost certificates R 1 447

Application Forms

Download the application forms:

Training

Application – Training.pdf

Initial Examination

NDT Level 3
NDT Level 1 & 2

Rewrite Examination

Rewrite Examination – NDT Level 3
Rewrite Examination – NDT Level 1 & 2