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Our courses cover coating inspection, non-destructive testing, weld inspection, quality assurance and NDT appreciation. We also offer bespoke non-destructive testing training services.

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We administer examinations from the Engineering Training Centre in Sheffield, UK and support a global network of examination centres, allowing NDT professionals around the world to obtain, renew or upgrade their qualifications.


About us

Argyll-Ruane Ltd are global leaders in providing training in non-destructive testing and inspection, examination services for certification and Level 3 services for businesses in need.

Acquired by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers in 2012, Argyll-Ruane Ltd continues to deliver, and improve on, the high level of quality customer service expected by clients

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E: arl@imeche.org

T: +44 (0)114 399 5720
F: +44 (0)114 243 0035

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Level 3 Services

Are you in need of a quick cost-effective solution for your NDT needs from trusted experts in the industry?

Level 3 Services provides organisations with consultancy, auditing, procedure writing, employer based certification and training services.

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