BINDT and your career
What is BINDT's role?
The British Institute of NDT is the professional institute for all those engaged in non-destructive testing, condition monitoring, diagnostic engineering and all other materials and quality testing disciplines. It is concerned with the education and training of its members and the advancement of the science and practice of the subject.
The British Institute of NDT is the qualifying body awarding various grades of membership. For example, as an NDT trainee you may join the Institute as an Affiliate member. As your career progresses you can upgrade to Associate (AMInstNDT) and possibly apply for Member grade (MInstNDT) or ultimately Fellow (FInstNDT). Visit the membership pages on this site for further details.
The British Institute of NDT is a nominated body of the Engineering Council. Holders of the Associate, Member and Fellow grades can be awarded Engineering Technician (EngTech), Incorporated Engineer (IEng) or Chartered Engineer (CEng) grades by the Engineering Council.
The Institute organises annual conferences and seminars on advances in NDT methods and produces technical publications, including Insight, its monthly journal, and the International Journal of Condition Monitoring. Its membership is divided amongst a number of Branches throughout the country and each Branch organises its own programme of lectures and activities.
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