Volunteer Councils

Supported by members and volunteers, ASNT councils represent interests relating to certification, engineering, technical knowledge and education, and section operations under the guidance of Board of Directors. Learn how to get involved in the Volunteer Portal.

Visit the Volunteer Portal


Icon of a trophy

Awards and Honors Council

Approves additions or revisions to awards and bestows recognition for the Society awards.

Icon of three women

Council for Women in NDT

Advocates, supports, and develops opportunities for women in the industry.

Icon of half of a gear with motherboard style wires completing the other half of the circle

Engineering Council

Develops and executes programs focused on enhancing engineering activities in the Society.

Icon of page with a line graph being inspected by a magnifying glass

Research Council

Promotes industry research and programs that support the advancement of industry knowledge.

Icon of three people connected by a circle

Section Operations Council

Supports local section and membership activities focused on growing and strengthening the Society.

Paper with check list with a seal of approval on it

Standards Council

Develops and maintains ASNT Standards and documents for the qualification and certification of NDT personnel.
Oversees ANSI/ISO TC135 Technical Advisory Group.

Icon of a book with a gear on top of it

Technical and Education Council

Empowers the Society to serve the needs of members, academic institutions, industry, and government.