Quality Assurance Services

Professional Witnessing

Professional witnessing is required when a client or specification requests an objective, unbiased third party to witness a critical process, procedure or hold point. 

Primary Applications: 

  • Hydrostatic testing of pressure vessels, tanks or piping systems.
  • Torqueing of joints and fasteners.
  • Temperature and humidity validation prior to coating application.

ISO 17025 Auditing

Maintaining Laboratory Accreditation

ISO 17025 auditing can be performed by the QMS NDT Laboratory Manager/Level III on any Non-Destructive Testing laboratories which hold ISO 17025 accreditation or who are looking to engage a consultant to guide them through NATA laboratory accreditation. Audits are performed on both the technical and administrative capabilities of the laboratory against the requirements of ISO 17025 and advice given on areas requiring resolution.

Primary Applications:

  • Confirming an organisations compliance to ISO 17025.
  • Auditing technical procedures.
  • Document and report reviewing.

AINDT Level III Consultancy / Lab Management

Laboratories who currently hold or who are wishing to gain NATA accreditation for Non-Destructive Testing may wish to contract an external Level III consultant to fulfill the requirements of the laboratory manager. A level III consultant can work part-time with the organisation and provide, training guidance and support on:

  • Written procedure and practice
  • Staff training and proficiency