Additional requirements for certification to Level 3 NDT technician
Level 3 Instructions
APPLICATION FOR NDT CERTIFICATION
PROGRESSIVE NDT EXPERIENCE
The NDT Certifying Agency must in addition to Form AP3, detailed information regarding the applicant's progressive experience in terms of responsibility and type of work, materials and equipment used. At least the following aspects must be brought out for the test method applied for.
- Increased competence in using new or established techniques on a broader and/or more complex range of applications; development of new techniques;
- Development and/or use of more complex evaluation procedures;
- Increased use of codes, standards and specifications;
- Increased ability in interpreting test results;
- Also improved performance in selecting and applying other NDT methods;
- Published technical papers;
- Any other information deemed relevant.
The documentation must be signed by both the applicant and his supervisor.