NTS Test Systems Engineering Achieves Highest LabVIEW Certification Level

National Technical Systems Inc. (NTS) announces Guy McDonnell’s new Certified LabVIEW Architect (CLA) status, the highest level of LabVIEW certification offered by National Instruments.   McDonnell is a Senior Systems Integrator of NTS Test Systems Engineering (TSE) group.

Albuquerque, NM (PR Web) May 5, 2008 -- National Technical Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: NTSC) (NTS), a leading provider of engineering services, is pleased to announce the achievement of Certified LabVIEW Architect (CLA) status by Guy McDonnell, Senior Systems Integrator of NTS Test Systems Engineering (TSE) group.

The CLA certification is the highest level of LabVIEW certification offered by National Instruments and represents the pinnacle of LabVIEW programming skills. Mr. McDonnell is now one of only 120 CLA certificate holders worldwide, and only the second achiever of this status in New Mexico.

NTS TSE group in Albuquerque, NM, a National Instruments Alliance Select Partner, is home to over half of all Certified LabVIEW Developers (CLD) in New Mexico, and is in the top 1% of the National Instruments Alliance Program in terms of LabVIEW certifications with seven certified team members.   Learn more about the NTS TSE group: www.ntscorp.com/about/locations/albuquerque

“The entire team here at TSE is exceptionally proud of Guy’s achievement.” stated Lance Butler, NTS TSE General Manager. “We intend to add several more CLD and CLA programmers to our team this year as we look forward to keeping pace with the significant increase we have seen in our LabVIEW work.”

For more information on the National Instruments LabVIEW certification program and a list of certified developers please visit http://www.ni.com/services/certification.htm.

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