6.2Documented training and/or experience gained in positions and activities comparable to those of Levels I, II,and/or III prior to establishment of the employer’s written practice may be considered in satisfying the criteriaof Section 220.127.116.11To be considered for certification, a candidate should satisfy one of the following criteria for the applicableNDT level:6.3.1NDT Levels I and IITable 6.3.1 A lists the recommended training and experience hours to be considered by the employer inestablishing written practices for initial qualification of NDT Level I and Level II individuals.Table 6.3.1 B lists initial training and experience hours which may be considered by the employer forspecific limited applications as defined in the employer’s written practice.Limited certifications should apply to individuals who do not meet the full training and experience ofTable 6.3.1 A. Limited certifications issued in any method should be approved by the NDT Level IIIand documented in the certification records.6.3.2NDT Level III18.104.22.168Have graduated from a minimum four-year college or university curriculum with a degree inengineering or science, plus one additional year of experience beyond the NDT Level IIrequirements in NDT in an assignment at least comparable to that of an NDT Level II in theapplicable NDT method(s), or:22.214.171.124Have completed with passing grades at least two years of engineering or science study at a uni-versity, college, or technical school, plus two additional years of experience beyond the NDTLevel II requirements in NDT in an assignment at least comparable to that of NDT Level II inthe applicable NDT method(s), or:126.96.36.199Have four years experience beyond the NDT Level II requirements in NDT in an assignment atleast comparable to that of an NDT Level II in the applicable NDT method(s).The above NDT Level III requirements may be partially replaced by experience as a certified NDTLevel II or by assignments at least comparable to NDT Level II as defined in the employer’s writtenpractice.7.0Training Programs7.1Personnel being considered for initial certification should complete sufficient organized training. The organizedtraining may include instructor led training, self-study, virtual instructor led training, computer based trainingor web based training. Computer based training and web based training should track hours and content of train-ing with student examinations in accordance with 7.2. The sufficiently organized training shall be such as toensure the student is thoroughly familiar with the principles and practices of the specified NDT method relatedto the level of certification desired and applicable to the processes to be used and the products to be tested. Alltraining programs should be approved by the responsible NDT Level III.
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- The American, Nondestructive testing, Code , Standard, NDT Level III