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Written and Practical Exams can be attempted at CINDE's Approved Test Centre (Hamilton facility only), conducting Canadian General Standards Board (CSGB) examinations on behalf of Canada's NDT certification agency, the Department of Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), and Certified Exposure Device Operator (CEDO) examinations for the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC).

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Register for practical and/or written examinations. Exams are available most Tuesdays and Thursdays, starting a 9:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m. Ample time should be allowed for registration on the day of the exam; fifteen (15) minutes are suggested. All registration is in the main office (Room E006a).
Register for practical and/or written examinations. If you wish to take your written exam consecutively with your practical, please do so at this same link. CINDE is equipped to conduct examinations in radiography, ultrasonics, liquid penetrant, magnetic particle and eddy current. |
- scientific calculator
- pens and pencils
- scrap paper
For students taking their practical exam, safety shoes and long pants are mandatory. If a lunch is brought in for a practical exam, it will be checked. |

Type, Method & Level | Duration | Exam Fee |

Practical - CEDO | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Eddy Current Level 1 | 1 Day | $500.00 |

Practical - Eddy Current Level 1 - Repeat | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Eddy Current Level 1 recertification | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Eddy Current Level 2 | 1.5 Days | $750.00 |

Practical - Eddy Current Level 2 (challege direct to Level 2) | 2 Days | $1000.00 |

Practical - Eddy Current Level 2 - Repeat | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Eddy Current Level 2 recertification | 1 Day | $500.00 |

Practical - Eddy Current Level 3 recertification | 1 Day | $500.00 |

Practical - Liquid Penetrant Level 2 | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Liquid Penetrant Level 2 - Repeat | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Liquid Penetrant Level 2 recertification | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Liquid Penetrant Level 3 recertification | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Magnetic Particle Level 2 | 1 Day | $500.00 |

Practical - Magnetic Particle Level 2 - Repeat | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Magnetic Particle Level 2 recertification | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Magnetic Particle Level 3 recertification | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Radiography Level 1 | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Radiography Level 1 - Repeat | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Radiography Level 1 recertification | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Radiography Level 2 | 2 Days | $1000.00 |

Practical - Radiography Level 2 (challenge direct to Level 2) | 2 Days | $1000.00 |

Practical - Radiography Level 2 - Repeat | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Radiography Level 2 recertification | 1 Day | $500.00 |

Practical - Radiography Level 3 recertification | 1 Day | $500.00 |

Practical - Ultrasonics Level 1 | 1 Day | $500.00 |

Practical - Ultrasonics Level 1 - Repeat | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Ultrasonics Level 1 recertification | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Ultrasonics Level 2 | 2 Days | $1000.00 |

Practical - Ultrasonics Level 2 (challenge direct to Level 2) | 2.5 Days | $1250.00 |

Practical - Ultrasonics Level 2 - Repeat | Half-Day | $250.00 |

Practical - Ultrasonics Level 2 recertification | 1 Day | $500.00 |

Practical - Ultrasonics Level 3 recertification | 1 Day | $500.00 |

Written - Course Repeat Exam (by proctor) | 4 Hours | $100.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 1 | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 1 - repeat (one paper) | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 1 - repeat (two papers) | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 2 | 4 Hours | $150.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 2 - repeat (one paper) | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 2 - repeat (two papers) | 4 Hours | $150.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 3 - Basic exam | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 3 - Basic exam - repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 3 - EMC - Codes & Applications | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 3 - EMC - Codes & Applications - repeat | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 3 - General | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 3 - General - repeat | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 3 - General and EMC - Codes & Applications | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 3 - General and EMC - Codes & Applications - repeats | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 3 - written procedure | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 3 - written procedure - repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 3 - written procedure review | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 3 - written procedure review - repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 3 recertification | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Eddy Current Level 3 recertification - repeat | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - EDO (Preparation for CEDO) | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - EDO (Preparation for CEDO) - repeat | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - foreign candidate Eddy Current Level 2 challenge course exam | 4 Hours | $100.00 |

Written - foreign candidate Liquid Penetrant Level 2 challenge course exam | 4 Hours | $100.00 |

Written - foreign candidate Magnetic Particle Level 2 challenge course exam | 4 Hours | $100.00 |

Written - foreign candidate Radiography Level 2 challenge course exam | 4 Hours | $100.00 |

Written - foreign candidate Ultrasonics Level 2 challenge course exam | 4 Hours | $100.00 |

Written - Liquid Penetrant Level 2 | 4 Hours | $150.00 |

Written - Liquid Penetrant Level 2 - one paper repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Liquid Penetrant Level 2 - two paper repeat | 4 Hours | $150.00 |

Written - Liquid Penetrant Level 3 - Basic exam | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Liquid Penetrant Level 3 - Basic exam - repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Liquid Penetrant Level 3 - EMC - Codes & Applications | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Liquid Penetrant Level 3 - EMC - Codes & Applications - repeat | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Liquid Penetrant Level 3 - General | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Liquid Penetrant Level 3 - General - repeat | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Liquid Penetrant Level 3 - General and EMC - Codes & Applications | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Liquid Penetrant Level 3 - General and EMC - Codes & Applications - repeats | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Liquid Penetrant Level 3 - written procedure | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Liquid Penetrant Level 3 - written procedure - repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Liquid Penetrant Level 3 - written procedure review | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Liquid Penetrant Level 3 - written procedure review - repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Liquid Penetrant Level 3 recertification | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Liquid Penetrant Level 3 recertification - repeat | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Magnetic Particle Level 2 | 4 Hours | $150.00 |

Written - Magnetic Particle Level 2 - one paper repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Magnetic Particle Level 2 - two paper repeat | 4 Hours | $150.00 |

Written - Magnetic Particle Level 3 - Basic exam | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Magnetic Particle Level 3 - Basic exam - repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Magnetic Particle Level 3 - EMC - Codes & Applications | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Magnetic Particle Level 3 - EMC - Codes & Applications - repeat | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Magnetic Particle Level 3 - General | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Magnetic Particle Level 3 - General - repeat | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Magnetic Particle Level 3 - General and EMC - Codes & Applications | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Magnetic Particle Level 3 - General and EMC - Codes & Applications repeats | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Magnetic Particle Level 3 - written procedure | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Magnetic Particle Level 3 - written procedure - repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Magnetic Particle Level 3 - written procedure review | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Magnetic Particle Level 3 - written procedure review repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Magnetic Particle Level 3 recertification | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Magnetic Particle Level 3 recertification - repeat | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 1 | 4 Hours | $165.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 1 - one paper repeat | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 1 - three paper repeat | 4 Hours | $165.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 1 - two paper repeat | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 2 | 4 Hours | $150.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 2 + Radiation Safety paper (if not completed at Level 1) | 4 Hours | $225.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 2 - one paper repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 2 - three paper repeat | 4 Hours | $225.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 2 - two paper repeat | 4 Hours | $150.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 3 - Basic exam | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 3 - Basic exam - repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 3 - EMC - Codes & Applications | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 3 - EMC - Codes & Applications - repeat | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 3 - General | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 3 - General - repeat | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 3 - General and EMC - Codes & Applications | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 3 - General and EMC - Codes & Applications - repeats | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 3 - Radiation Safety | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 3 - written procedure | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 3 - written procedure - repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 3 - written procedure review | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 3 - written procedure review - repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 3 recertification | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Radiography Level 3 recertification - repeat | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 1 | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 1 - one paper repeat | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 1 - two paper repeat | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 2 | 4 Hours | $150.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 2 - one paper repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 2 - two paper repeat | 4 Hours | $150.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 3 - Basic exam | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 3 - Basic exam - repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 3 - EMC - Codes & Applications | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 3 - EMC - Codes & Applications - repeat | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 3 - General | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 3 - General - repeat | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 3 - General and EMC - Codes & Applications | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 3 - General and EMC - Codes & Applications - repeats | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 3 - written procedure | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 3 - written procedure - repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 3 - written procedure review | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 3 - written procedure review - repeat | 4 Hours | $75.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 3 recertification | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - Ultrasonics Level 3 recertification - repeat | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - XRF Level 1 | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - XRF Level 1 - repeat | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - XRF Level 2 | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - XRF Level 2 - repeat | 4 Hours | $55.00 |

Written - XRF Levels 1 & 2 | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Written - XRF Levels 1 & 2 - repeat | 4 Hours | $110.00 |

Payment for written and practical examinations must be prepaid in order to reserve facilities. The following are the various forms of payment accepted by the Canadian Institute for Non-destructive Evaluation ... cash, cheque, money order, debit card, AMEX, VISA and Mastercard.

For more information about Canada's NDT Certification Agency for CGSB or CEDO examinations, please call 1-866-858-0473 or click here.