About the conference

20-21 March 2018, Marriott Victoria & Albert Hotel, Manchester, UK 

The UK Conference on Certification and Standardisation in NDT/CM will take place on 20-21 March 2018 at the Marriott Victoria & Albert Hotel, Manchester, UK.

The British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing (BINDT) is pleased to announce the following event, which will be of interest to, and is in response to a demand from, a wide range of people and organisations involved in the NDT/CM supply and value chains:


  • Regulators, accreditation services and certification bodies
  • ‘End-user’ organisations
  • Insurers
  • Equipment and service providers
  • Researchers
  • Educators, trainers and examiners
  • Standards organisations
  • Structural integrity engineers.

The objectives of the event include:

  • To inform attendees about recent issues in PCN and how we are protecting the scheme going forward
  • To inform attendees about recent changes to the PCN Scheme
  • To update attendees on ISO 9712 revision
  • To describe the past, present and future of NDT/CM personnel certification from various perspectives
  • To consult with attendees about future developments of NDT/CM personnel certification.

For further information, contact:
Conference and Events Department, The British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing,
Midsummer House, Riverside Way, Bedford Road, Northampton NN1 5NX, UK.
Tel: +44 (0)1604 438300; Fax: +44 (0)1604 438301;
Email: karen.cambridge@bindt.org