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 as prime contractors or sub-tiers for:

  • Huntington Ingalls/Newport News
  • General Dynamics Electric Boat

 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.