ASNT Level III Refresher Courses

The ASNT refresher courses are considered Level III courses and are designed for those who are currently Level II or III and are looking to become an ASNT Level III or to maintain their Level III status.

Our courses are structured around the same Body of Knowledge as the ASNT NDT Level III examinations. See complete course syllabi, a list of the many materials included with the courses, and a downloadable brochure and registration form.

Registration Forms

Course Dates

Method Fall 2016
NDT Basic 12 - 16 September 2016
Electromagnetic Testing (ET) 7 - 9 September 2016
Magnetic Particle Testing (MT) 22 - 23 September 2016
Liquid Penetrant Testing (PT) 29 - 30 September 2016
Radiographic Testing (RT) 26 - 28 September 2016
Ultrasonic Testing (UT) 19 - 21 September 2016
Registration/Cancellation/Transfer Deadline for Courses 22 August 2016

Course Fees

Method Length Fee
NDT Basic 5 Days $2000
Electromagnetic Testing 3 Days $1200
Magnetic Particle Testing 2 Days $800
Liquid Penetrant Testing 2 Days $800
Radiographic Testing 3 Days $1200
Ultrasonic Testing 3 Days $1200

The course fee includes study material and refreshments made available during the class. Fax or mail the registration form with payment to ASNT. Payment must accompany the registration form in order to be processed. ASNT will accept checks, money orders, Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express. Purchase orders will not be accepted. All foreign payments to ASNT must be made in U.S. currency drawn from a U.S. bank. Checks and money orders should be payable to ASNT.

CEUs and Recertification Points

Those who plan to recertify by points will earn Continuing Education Units by attending ASNT refresher courses. CEUs convert to recertification points at the rate of 1 CEU = 2.5 recertification points. Full course attendance is required to receive CEU credit.

Method CEUs Recertification Points
NDT Basic 4.0 10.0
Electromagnetic Testing 2.4 6.0
Magnetic Particle Testing 1.6 4.0
Liquid Penetrant Testing 1.6 4.0
Radiographic Testing 2.4 6.0
Ultrasonic Testing 2.4 6.0

ASNT Level 3 Exams

Please note this is a separate registration process from the refresher courses)


Winter 2016

Saturday Exams

Spring 2016

Saturday Exams

Fall 2016

Saturday Exams


30 January 2016

7 May 2016

10 September 2016


6 February 2016

14 May 2016

17 September 2016


13 February 2016

21 May 2016

24 September 2016




1 October 2016

Registration Deadline

18 December 2015

1 April 2016

5 August 2016

Cancellation/Transfer Deadline for Exams Only

18 January 2016

18 April 2016

22 August 2016

ASNT offers NDT Level III and IRRSP exams on the Saturdays immediately following each week of Refresher courses offered in Columbus, Ohio. Examination applications must be submitted prior to the course registration deadline.

The application for these exams can be found at

Questions on exams? Contact the Certification Department at 1-800-222-2768 or 614-274-6003