The Technology Design range of advanced ultrasonic instruments offer a user-friendly platform, however we do recommend our Product Familiarisation training for the best performance, efficient use and effective results from your unit.

Product Training is available in a range of formats:

One to one or group Classroom Training is available either in-house at our UK headquarters or remotely via video conferencing. Worldwide On-site Training is also available on request for single or group sessions. If you have a particular training requirement with TD instruments a bespoke training programme can be designed to meet your needs. Please contact us with a brief outline of your training requirements at

NDT Training Providers

Technology Design recommend the following accredited organisations for internationally recognised Non-destructive Testing (NDT) Training and examinations:

Lavender International is a global brand for Non-destructive Testing (NDT) Training,


Lavender International is a global brand for Non-destructive Testing (NDT) Training, Examination and Consultancy Services. Accredited by major NDT organisations, to provide Training and Examinations suitable for internationally recognised central and employer-based certification schemes. We provide Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3 programmes for PCN (BS En ISO 9712:2012), EN4179, NAS410 and SNT-TC-1A employer-based programmes.

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IMechE Argyll Ruane is a global leader in providing training in non-destructive testing


Established over 30 years ago in Yorkshire, UK, IMechE Argyll Ruane is a global leader in providing training in non-destructive testing (NDT) with the most comprehensive selection of programmes within the industry. Six Level 3 Consultants offer training which strictly follows the syllabus of the PCN (Personnel Certification in Non-Destructive Testing) – an international scheme for the certification of NDT technicians and supervisors and meets BS EN ISO 9712 requirements. Examinations can be taken at the training centre in Sheffield, UK or at one of the global examination centres.

For more information on IMECHE click here

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Zion Link

Based in Mexico, Zion offer Non-destructive Testing (NDT) courses developed according to ANSI/ASNT CP 105-2016. Courses comply with SNT-TC-1A and are endorsed by as ASNT Level 3 in each of the methods taught.

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The SGS NDT Training Centre offers world-class ultrasonic testing training, examination and certification in accordance with European, international and American standards. SGS hold accredited training status by the British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing (BINDT) and are authorised to conduct training and examinations for NDT technicians according to the PCN system – the largest NDT personnel certification scheme in the world. Courses are held at the SGS NDT Training Centre in Shanghai or can be delivered onsite anywhere in the world.

For more information on SGS courses, please click here

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With over 50 years’ experience, highly knowledgeable staff and a worldwide network of locations, TWI are trusted by industry to deliver high quality NDT training. Offering first-class facilities around the world, TWI has a long history in the expert delivery of NDT training courses and certification for conventional and advanced NDT techniques.

For more information on TWI courses, please click here

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