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NDT training and qualification center

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Non-destructive testing training and qualification center

Safran’s non-destructive testing (NDT) training and qualification center is being improved and upgraded to serve you better. With our team of experienced trainers, and drawing on Safran’s network of experts, we’re ready to meet your qualification requirements.

The training and qualification center

Located at the Safran Aircraft Engines site in Villaroche, east of Paris, the school has been delivering training and issuing qualifications in non-destructive testing for almost 40 years. Part of the NDT Industrial Competency Center, the school benefits from the support and innovative strengths of the development units in its areas of expertise: radiology, visual inspection, dye penetrant, magnetic particle, acoustic emission and eddy current testing. It also has all the facilities and equipment needed for the smooth and efficient delivery of training.

What we offer

Training

The NDT training and qualification center provides training for over 600 people every year, with more than 60 courses and seven examination sessions.
Specializing in courses leading to an aerospace sector qualification, it delivers training onsite and at customer premises.
Instruction is given in French or English (on request).

What we offer

Qualification

The center is approved by COFREND, the French confederation for non-destructive testing, to award Level 1 and 2 qualifications. Candidates successfully passing the exam are duly qualified, so their employer can then certify them.

How to enroll

Register for a course
Purchase order addressed to Safran Aircraft Engines or agreement number from the funding body.
Signed agreement.

Enroll for a qualification
Reminder: you must enroll online and pay the fee to AFENDA one and a half months before the examination date.
Purchase order addressed to Safran Aircraft Engines or agreement number from the funding body.

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