non-destructive testing specialist


Non-destructive testing specialists carry out testing of vehicles, vessels, other manufactured objects, and construction structures without having to damage them. They use special equipment such as X-ray, ultrasound, radiographics, or infrared instruments to perform testing activities and report based on the observed results.

Alternative label

  • non-destructive testing technologist

  • non-destructive testing technology specialist

  • non-destructive testing technician

  • nondestructive testing specialist

  • non-destructive test specialist

  • non-destructive testing assistant

  • nondestructive test specialist

  • non-destructive testing technology expert

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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