Since Lavender International was established in 1976 we have developed a strong reputation among our varied and loyal customer base. Our highly experienced technical staff are supported by a knowledgeable business services department who work with our customers to ensure that the quality everyone expects from Lavender International can be exported around the globe.

We are able to provide NDT training and Level 3 Services anywhere in the world.

We currently offer various levels of training, exams and level 3 support in

  •  Greece
  • South Africa
  • Poland
  • Japan
  • India
  • Canada

Whether your company requires a full in-house training programme, a partnership arrangement or examination support, our flexible approach means that we can deliver a service tailored to your exact requirements.

Contact number: 01226 765769


Lavender International has a longstanding partnership with the Quality Control Council of Canada (QCCC) National Training Society (NTS) based in Edmonton, Canada. QCCC National Training Society is the leading educational centre offering practical, hands-on training courses and certification in all NDT methods, at their state-of-the-art training facilities.

Our team at Lavender has worked closely with QCCC since 2010. We have built up an established partnership to offer Lavender BINDT PCN training in advanced ultrasonics – including Level 2 Phased Array and ToFD at the QCCc’s modern Edmonton facility. Candidates can also take recertification examinations in PCN Level 2 PA and TOFD. The Edmonton centre offers equipment rental for MX2 as well as transducers probes to support students’ training needs.

The ToFD and Phased Array courses are currently scheduled to run four times per year at the QCCC NTS training center in Edmonton. For to latest course schedule, and more information about the QCCC NTS, visit:

All course bookings must be made through QCCC NTS in Canada.


Lavender International is partnered with Welding Inspection Services (WIS) in Ireland, offering NDT training and recertification examinations at a new training facility in Newcastle West, Ireland.

WIS is a leader in providing NDT Services in a range of comprehensive NDT methods to the engineering and construction industry. WIS has invested in a state-of-the-art training facility that has been fully equipped with a dark room, an automatic processor for film development, Magnetic bench units, Penetrant inspection equipment and new application stations.

This collaboration with WIS means Lavender can offer PCN Level 1 and 2 initial courses in RT, RI, ET, MT, PT, VT and UT. In addition, students can achieve PCN recertification with refresher training in MT, PT, VT, ET Welds, RI, BRS, UT Plate and Pipe and UT Plate Tester.

Tutors recently taught Level 2 MT, VT, RT and PT courses at the new training facilities based at WIS in Ireland.

We have an upcoming PCN Level 2 Eddy Current course from 19th – 30th September 2022, to book, contact the team:

Please see a list of nearby accommodation here 

Welding Inspection Services Ltd.,
Unit 6, Block D,
Desmond Business Park,
Newcastle West,
Co. Limerick,
V42 XD62

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