SNT-TC-1A and Related Materials

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Recommended Practice No. SNT-TC-1A

Recommended Practice No. SNT-TC-1A: Personnel Qualification and Certification in Nondestructive Testing provides guidelines for employers to establish in-house certification programs for the qualification and certification of nondestructive testing personnel. Since 1966, employers have used this industry-valued document as the general framework for their NDT certification programs.

* Available In: Softcover
* Editions: 2020 2016 2011 2006

NDT Personnel Training, Qualification and Certification — Audit Checklist SNT-TC-1A

This checklist is based on the Recommended Practice No. SNT-TC-1A: Personnel Qualification and Certification in Nondestructive Testing. The document was developed to help company personnel prepare for an NDT personnel training, qualification, and certification audit

* Available In: Softcover
* Editions: 2020 2016 2011

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A Model Written Practice

A Model Written Practice is a conceptual guide for writing employer-specific procedures that address NDT personnel qualification and certification. Written specifically for those companies using SNT-TC-1A, it is organized in such a way as to allow the user to expand, limit or modify its content to match each individual employer's setting. Sample forms for maintaining employee examination and qualification records are included.

* Available In: Softcover
* Editions: 2020 2016


A Guide to Developing NDT Certification Examinations

This new edition is vital for those involved with the creation of certification exams. Written by Dr. Larry Early and George C. Wheeler, this book addresses current approaches to writing test questions. An emphasis on the science of test development will enable the creation of valid and reliable certification exams. Writing techniques, style, test layout and test evaluation for written exams as well as computer based and practical exams are discussed

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Interpreting SNT-TC-1A

A collection of responses from the SNT-TC-1A Interpretation Panel to inquiries about Recommended Practice No. SNT-TC-1A submitted from 1976 through 2020. The responses clarify the intent of ASNT’s Technical and Education Council, Standards Council, and the recommendations of SNT-TC-1A. This book is updated annually to include the previous year’s inquiries and responses.

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A Guide to Personnel Qualification and Certification

It is important to conduct personnel qualification and certification in order to ensure that NDT personnel thoroughly understand the technology, principles, and practices of the NDT method being used as well as the proper use of techniques.   This guide reviews the most common certification and qualification means developed by ASNT, as well as international certification schemes and various certification programs of specific industries. Developed by NDT experts, it is designed to assist those seeking to better navigate the complexities of NDT qualification and certification.   This book covers the 2020 editions of ANSI/ASNT CP-105, SNT-TC-1A, ANSI/ASNT CP-189, and the most current ISO/TS 25107. It explains the differences between employer-based and central certification programs. In addition, it discusses how codes and standards can be applied to some of the more frequently used industrial specifications.

* Available In: Softcover