Our NDT Level III subject matter experts (SME) combine in-depth hands-on practical experience with extensive technical knowledge, training, and advanced certifications, positioning Sound NDT Solutions as your one-stop shop for NDT expertise and project support. Our Level III SMEs are ASNT/ACCP/ISQ/PCN certified and can support all of your NDT program and code compliance needs, including developing Inspection & Test Plans, examination procedures, NDT written practices and protocols, technician training and qualification programs, and conducting data evaluations and quality audits.

  • General introduction and review of the most common NDT methods
  • Methodology for matching inspection needs with NDT methods, technologies, and techniques
  • Hands-on technology demonstrations and introduction to Advanced NDT Technologies
  • Development of NDT Written Practice for Personnel Training & Certification Programs
  • NDT Procedure Development
  • Code Compliance and Quality Assurance
  • Recommended Reporting Requirements and Formats
  • Planning and strategies for effective utilization of NDT data and results

Training and Certification

SNS offers comprehensive nondestructive testing training conducted by certified ASNT Level III subject matter expert instructors to support client NDT personnel certification programs. Programs can be designed to meet the client’s specific needs and project requirements, including those for basic NDT methods, advanced technologies, specialty AUT applications, and technology overview and appreciation courses developed to help our clients better understand the different NDT methods and technologies available and how to best employ them to gain maximum return on their inspection efforts and spend. Our training programs are developed to comply with the latest industry best practices and code standards, including ASNT, ASME, API, AWS, BNDT and others. Leverage the knowledge, experience, testing equipment, flaw samples, and training materials of SNS to assist you to develop and implement your company’s NDT training and certification Written Practice.

NDT Written Practice Program Management

SNS can develop, implement, and manage employer/client Written Practice programs for the training and certification of NDT personnel, including quality audits, supplemental training, and re-certification, including regular reviews to ensure the program is current and in compliance with latest standards.

Code and Regulatory Compliance

SNS has extensive experience and in-depth knowledge of applicable industry codes and standards and related NDT compliance requirements, including ASME, API, AWS, BSEE, ASTM. Our subject matter experts work closely with client management and technical teams to ensure examination procedures are regularly reviewed and maintained in accordance with latest industry standards and best practices.