Naval Shipbuilders NDT Level III

The Naval Shipbuilders NDT Level III Specific exam meets the Navsea Technical Publication T9074-AS-GIB-010/271 requirements. As part of an employer-based certification system, it is not a standalone certification. Examinations are available in Level III for ET, MT, PT, RT, UT, and VT. Eligibility is restricted to NDT Level III Test Examiners contracted to work for:

  • U.S. Navy
  • Huntington Ingalls/Newport News
  • General Dynamics Electric Boat
  • A prime contractor of these entities

 The written exam takes 2.5 hours and consists of 50 questions on naval shipbuilding industry standards. It is a one-part, open-book exam.

Apply for Certification

This exam is unavailable to the public. Contact your naval shipyard administrator to verify eligibility. There is no cost to take this exam.