• Nondestructive Testing Technology

    Associate in Applied Science Degree , Certification Program

    Available at: West Campus
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    The Nondestructive Testing Technology program - is designed to prepare you for careers in industries ranging from aerospace, chemical and petrochemical, welding and the military. Graduates would perform duties as a level II nondestructive metal testing technician.

    Graduates are prepared to use industry standards to perform noninvasive metal testing methods including acoustic emission, neutron radiography, penetrant leaking, thermography, eddy current and ultrasonics to determine the acceptability or safety of materials and processes. You’ll learn how to locate a defect in an aircraft fuselage or a refinery pipeline without damaging those components.

    Specialized courses for this program include Ultrasonics, Liquid Penetrant/Magnetic Particle Testing, Metallurgy, Corrosion, Eddy Current and Radiography.

    Students majoring in welding, industrial machining and aviation maintenance may also benefit from integrating Nondestructive Testing courses into their curriculum. Del Mar College offers new, specialized laboratories that incorporate the latest in metal testing technology.
  • Contact Information

    Technology Education
    101 Baldwin Blvd.
    Corpus Christi, TX 78404
    (361) 698-1725
    fax: (361) 698-1839

    Office: Emerging Technology Building West Campus, Room 139