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ASNT STANDARD 2ANO EDITION TOPICAL OUTLINES FOR QUALIFICATION OF NONDESTRUCTIVE TESTING PERSONNEL ‘The American Society for ne. This newly approved ANSI Standard, ANSI/ASNT CP Training Outlines for Qualification of Nondestructive Personnel, replaces the recommended training. ASNT Central Certification Program is administered and maintained by an independent . ANSI/ASNT CP A Standard of Topical Outlines for. Qualification.

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This is reflected throughout the 2 documents by the choice of verbs used Again it must be approved by the Level III.

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I found through Anst. Florida West Coast – Section Oh btw, this is from the February issue of Quality Magazine: Level III examinations also require a procedure be prepared for the practical exam. The ASNT Recommended Practice is used in many industries, including oil and gas, transportation, power plants, construction, bridge fabrication, and bridge inspection.

Nevada – Section Clear 015 Oktoberfest Beer eh? Vision Requirements – The vision requirements for near vision acuity are more stringent in CP requiring acuity to read the Jaeger 1 instead of Jaegar 2.

The downside is that the employer-based program is often abused, resulting in a lower level of achievement than what the program had intended. Rochester – Section Arizona – Section Awnt supermoto Date So basically there’s no requirement from ASNT to use one system over the other because that decision is up to the contractor to make and the aznt to follow Thanks for your response. Additionally, ASNT does not have an audit function to assure that compliance to the intent of the document is met.

Of course, the most fundamental difference to remember is that CP is a standard that 150 minimum requirements, while SNT-TC-1A is a set of recommendations for an employer-based program. CP adds certification levels of trainee and instructor. Is this a quantifiable value or a misnomer of accuracy?

Although both routes to certification have attributes and detriments they do ensure adequate coverage of all industrial needs with flexible options to address specific requirements. The document intends that employers will create their own programs based on their business streams and needs by developing a written practice. For an individual to become certified 15 multiple test methods, each method must be represented by method-specific training, experience and examinations.


Certification in accordance with EN and ISO is differs from those previous by classification as central certification in a similar vein to college examination bodies.

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This certification meets the requirements for the basic and method specific examination, leaving only the practical examination to be administered by the employer. CP uses “shall ” throughout to zsnt a mandatory requirement”, whereas SNT – TC – lA uses the verb ” should” to emphasize a recommendation” People who perform an audit of an NDE certification program are often not specialists in the field or are not thoroughly familiar with the original intent of the employer-based program.

Should you require any further guidance on any of the points mentioned in this paper please asnf Lavender International NDT Ltd. Surely by virtue of demonstrating continuous performance by an internal or external means of assessment, automatically achieves traceability and quantification.

San Francisco – Section North Asng – Section Puget Sound Olympic – Section I know the reason for creating it and being more stringent as a standard an not a recommended practice.

SNT-TC-1A is not a mandatory standard or code but rather is an employer-based program with recommended guidelines for initial training, experience and testing of NDE personnel for qualification and certification. By ssbn Date I tried to do some research on here and other places but I couldn’t find anything which states CP was required except in some NRC documents and random employers written practice.

By far the most important fundamental difference is in the concept that CP is a national standard and must be treated as a minimum requirement not simply a set of guidelines which may be altered I’m only asking because it seems silly to even reference the certification if they don’t have any specific qualifications and also I wan’t to know as much as possible since it may come up on the Level III basic exam.


But this approach is little short of the certification process advocated by many as costly and unnecessary.

Certification schemes are available to operate as company internal quality measures with internal or external moderation. An age-old phrase of justification is that of “continued satisfactory performance” but what does this mean?

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Not logged in American Welding Society Forum. The intent was to produce a new document that provided strict requirements rather than simply guidelines. The CP outlines five levels of certification rather than three. Levels assnt qualification – There are 5 levels of qualification instead of 3 the additional 2 being “Instructor” 15 “Trainee”.

Another difference is in the visual acuity exams: When a company decides to follow CPthey must accept all the requirements of that standard, cl little or no adjustment or leeway and the relevant training requirements! A brief list of some of the major differences below: Each category specifies visual applications and is available at levels 1 or 2 with specific criteria pertaining to eligibility of trainers and prospective level 3 persons. Powered by mwForum 2.

Again this is not cpp comprehensive list of the differences, but simply the “major” fundamental differences in the asny Best regards – Al. The PdM certification and all of either have very few references and information for this certification.

As to where it is used, well that is dictated by client and contract specifications I would guess, but most likely boiler and pressure vessel type fabrications! I concur Al, Here’s an interesting synopsis covering both the guidelines and the standard: