ASNT Authorized Examination Center
Quality Testing Services is an ASNT Authorized Examination Center (AEC) located in St. Louis, Missouri, approved to administer ASNT NDT Level III, ASNT Central Certification Program (ACCP), ASNT NDT Level II, and Industrial Radiography and Radiation Safety Personnel (IRRSP) exams.
For over two decades, Quality Testing Services has been at the forefront in providing nondestructive testing services, training and consulting, and as an ASNT Authorized Examination Center (AEC) since 1999. ASNT Certification is the most recognized credential for NDT and has been reconginized as the standard for the nondestructive testing industry. ASNT certification provides employers an impartial validation of the competence of NDT personnel in the field.
ASNT develops and provides certification programs to meet the needs of industry and serve its mission of creating a safer world. ASNT is accredited as a certification body by the U.S. member to ISO, the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), in accordance with ISO/IEC 17024.
There are four ASNT certification programs currently available: ASNT NDT Level III, ASNT Central Certification Program (ACCP), ASNT NDT Level II, and Industrial Radiography and Radiation Safety Personnel (IRRSP). Quality Testing provides all of the above examinations, except proctoring the practical portion of the ACCP.
ASNT NDT Level III Program
The ASNT NDT Level III program provides third-party certification for NDT personnel whose specific jobs require appropriate knowledge of the technical principles underlying the tests they perform, witness, monitor, or evaluate. All ASNT NDT Level III candidates must successfully complete both: a Basic Examination, regardless of the method(s) for which the candidate seeks certification; and a Method Examination, which is given at the candidate’s request, in one or more of 11 different NDT methods.
ASNT NDT Level II Program
The ASNT NDT Level II certification program was developed to provide standardized Level II written examinations that employers may use to satisfy the general and specific examination guidelines of paragraphs 8.3 and 8.4, respectively, of Recommended Practice No. SNT-TC-1A.
ASNT Central Certification Program (ACCP)
The ASNT Central Certification Program (ACCP) was developed to improve NDT reliability by providing standardized requirements administered by an accredited certification body. The program provides prospective employers with NDT personnel that have achieved a high level of performance and competency within the NDT profession. Note, Quality Testing does not provide proctoring for the practical portion of the ACCP exam.
IRRSP Certification Program
ASNT Industrial Radiography and Radiation Safety Personnel (IRRSP) certification is applicable to those individuals who perform or supervise industrial radiography utilizing radiation-producing equipment. Three separate certifications are offered in the program: Radioactive Materials (RAM, or gamma), X-ray, or a combination of both X- and gamma radiography.
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Note: ANST certification does not constitute license or authorization to perform NDT, as the employer has the sole responsibility for authorizing employees to perform NDT.