NDT Cadet Academy

Accelerate the certification of your NDT Inspectors!

NDT Cadet Academy LogoThe NDT Cadet Academy is an intense training course to achieve level 1 or level 2 for non-destructive testing (NDT) within a short time. Theoretic course contents are included, plus on-the-job training.

Testia’s NDT Cadet Academy offers you the most direct way to become an NDT inspector.  You are welcome to contact us for more information and an individual offer:

The NDT Cadet Academy concept

  • Complete NDT training including courses, exams & OJT (on the job training) – all wrapped in a single package
  • Training according to EN 4179 / NAS 410
  • Trained at Testia facility
  • Complete training within a few months, depending on NDT method

Learn from aviation experts

Our training facilities offer you great conditions: Trainers with long-time NDT experience in aviation, a great variety of real parts for practice and all necessary equipment directly at hand:

  • Modern equipment
  • Motivated trainers
  • Real aircraft parts for your training

Learn more about our training facilities and our general training program.

Your benefits as a trainee

  • More intricate course plan compared to ordinary 2-week training
  • Full availability of experienced trainers for the entire duration
  • Work with real aerospace structures and relevant equipment and devices
  • Gaining the needed experience hours for qualification via on the job training
  • Extra-curricular activities
  • Knowledge sharing with experienced NDT inspectors as well as graduates from previous cohorts of the NDT Cadet Academy

Testimonials from alumni of the NDT Cadet Academy

Portrait of Verghese Thomas

Varghese Thomas
NDT Inspector at Airbus Aerostructures

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“Here in NDT Cadet Academy I took a course on ultrasonic inspection. […]As a mechanical engineer, I have a chance to further increase my position from an NDT inspector to an NDT engineer later on in my career.”

Portrait of Rejin Vareed

Rejin Vareed
Graduate of NDT Cadet Academy UT level 1 course 2024

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“All in all my experience was quite good, because the course structure was similar to what I expected. […] And we have lot of CFRP parts here to inspect and we’ll get a good industrial experience.”