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The American Society for Nondestructive Testing, Inc. (ASNT) is the world's largest technical society for nondestructive testing (NDT) professionals. Through our organization and membership, we provide a forum for exchange of NDT technical information; NDT educational materials and programs; and standards and services for the qualification and certification of NDT personnel. ASNT promotes the discipline of NDT as a profession and facilitates NDT research and technology applications.


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SAINT is the South African Institute for Non-destructive Testing which is made up of personnel involved in Non-destructive Testing (NDT) in South Africa. It is administrated by an elected council. Any person involved in any way with NDT can join SAINT, this includes operators, technicians, technologists, engineers, NDT company personnel, third party inspections organizations and NDT equipment supply companies.
Regular networking of ideas and problems. SAINT is promoting the official recognition of the NDT practitioner via the ECSA route of registering him, which provides protection and support to both the practitioner and his employer.


The SAIW offers a wide variety of courses ranging from practical welding, to technical courses on various welding-related subjects, IIW technical courses to international standards, NDT training as well as Qualification and Certification for the various courses. The Technical Consultancy Department offers expert advice on Welding Quality Assurance; Joining, Surfacing and Cutting; Design and Manufacturing; Materials and Weldability; Failure analysis and Industrial Research and development. The Membership Services offers many benefits to both corporate and individual members.


SANDE was founded in 1980 by ASNT Fellow Eric Guest and now has 5 fully qualified instructors teaching both scheduled and in-house courses, nationally and internationally. Between them SANDE’s instructors have more than 80 years NDT experience in the aerospace and general industry and hold ASNT (American Society of Non Destructive Testing) NDT Level 3 in RT, MP and UT and ISO EN 473 in RT, MP, UT and LP. SANDE holds SA Civil Aviation approval as an NDE Training Organization and is accredited by SA Qualifications Authority (SAQA). SANDE also holds the sub-committee Energy Sector Education and Training Authority (SETA). SANDE presently educates more than 2000 students a year in Level 1 & 2 in MP, LP, UT, RT and EC.