Frequently Asked Questions


How do I learn about getting into Nondestructive Testing?

         Click link on Best Practices Guide to a Career in NDT


What are the prerequisites I need to take for NDT classes?

         Each course registration form will detail the prerequisites.


How do I know that my prerequisites have been accepted?

         You will be contacted by NTS staff if there is an issue.


How do I send you a copy of my certificates?

         Attach the forms in the registration form area.


Which NDT course should I take first?

         Normally, MT 2, PT2, UT 1 or CEDO are entry level positions.


Do I need to take all the courses to get a job?

         No, obtaining your first ticket in NDT is the most important first step.


Do you provide employment after training?

         No, see Best Practices Guide to a Career in NDT


My company is paying - how do I register?

         If  you are having issues please contact the NTS.


Our company is registering a group of students, how do we register them?

         If  you are having issues please contact the NTS.


If the course is full can I be added to a wait list?

        Yes, there will be a prompt during the registration process.  You will be contacted and given 24 hours   to reply.


When do I have to pay?

        Payment is due within 24 hours to hold your spot.


What kinds of payments do you accept?

        Credit card. 


What's the refund policy if I have to cancel?

        See the registration form for details.


What should I bring to class?

        Information can be found on the details for each course.


I am a union member how do I get reimbursed for training?

     Contact DA Townley for information for reimbursement.



Do I have to be a union member to attend your courses, workshops or exams?

      No, we are also open to the public.


Where can I stay while attending your location?

     We have arrangements currently with the Staybridge Suites West Edmonton call for details.


How do I find your Edmonton location?

     Suite 120 A 10403 172 Street.  Directions and parking information will be sent to you.


Do you have to pay for parking?

     No parking is free at all of our locations.


What is NRCan and how do I find out about applying for certification?

     Best Practices Guide to a Career in NDT