12.0Recertification12.1 All levels of NDT personnel shall be recertified periodically in accordance with one of the following criteria:12.1.1Evidence of continuing satisfactory technical performance.12.1.2Reexamination in those portions of the examinations in Section 8 deemed necessary by theemployer’s NDT LevelIII.12.2 Recommended maximum recertification intervals are 5 years for all certification levels.13.0Termination13.1The employer’s certification shall be deemed revoked when employment is terminated.13.2A Level I, Level II, or Level III whose certification has been terminated may be certified to the former NDTlevel by a new employer based on examination, as described in Section 8, provided all of the followingconditions are met to the new employer’s satisfaction:13.2.1The employee has proof of prior certification.13.2.2The employee was working in the capacity to which certified within six (6) months of termination.13.2.3The employee is being recertified within six (6) months of termination.13.2.4Prior to being examined for certification, employees not meeting the above requirements shouldreceive additional training as deemed appropriate by the NDT Level III.14.0Reinstatement14.1A Level I, Level II, or Level III whose certification has been terminated may be reinstated to the formerNDT level, without a new examination, provided all of the following conditions are met:14.1.1The employer has maintained the personnel certification records required in section 126.96.36.199.2The employee’s certification did not expire during termination.14.1.3The employee is being reinstated within six (6) months of termination.
Recommended Practice SNT-TC-1A (2006) 9Table 6.3.1 A: Recommended Initial Training and Experience LevelsNotes:1.0For Level II certification, the experience shall consist of time at Level I or equivalent. If a person is being qualified directly to Level II with no time at Level I, therequired experience shall consist of the sum of the times required for Level I and Level II and the required training shall consist of the sum of the hours required forLevel I and Level II. 2.0For Level III certification, the required experience shall consist of the sum of the time required for Level I and Level II, plus the additional time required in 6.3.2 asapplicable. The required formal training shall consist of the Level I and Level II training, plus any additional formal training as defined in the employer’s written prac-tice.3.0Listed training hours may be adjusted as described in the employer's written practice depending on the candidate's actual education level, e.g. grammar school, collegegraduate in engineering, etc.4.0Training shall be outlined in the employer's written practice. Magnetic Particle training hours may be counted towards Magnetic Flux Leakage training hours as definedin employer’s written practice.