Leadership Development Program

ASNT RISE is a 15-month-long exclusive leadership development program for nondestructive testing (NDT) professionals with less than 10 years of experience to give them the tools they need to guide the NDT industry into the future. Through in-person and online training, team projects, event participation, and mentorships, ASNT RISE participants will:

  • Develop and refine NDT professional skills and job knowledge
  • Learn essential leadership skills for career growth
  • Gain valuable knowledge and guidance from a personal mentor
  • Increase knowledge of ASNT history, programs, and more
  • Network with ASNT Board of Directors and industry insiders
  • Earn more than 160 contact hours


  • Maintain ASNT membership during the program and for no less than three years after program completion 
  • Attend all in-person sessions and complete all required program work  
  • Volunteer with ASNT or a local section for three years following program completion


For questions about ASNT RISE, email

RISE is supported by the ASNT Foundation, which focuses on advancing NDT research, scholarship, and workforce development.
Learn more about these programs and how you can contribute to these efforts by visiting the ASNT Foundation website.


If your company is interested in supporting the ASNT RISE program, email