Maximum points allowed per certification period
|A1||Teaching NDT courses for which academic credit or IACET accredited CEUs ARE given:||1 point per 2 contact hours||16|
|A2||Teaching NDT courses for which academic credit or IACET accredited CEUs are NOT given:||1 point per 2 contact hours||10|
A maximum of 16 points may be claimed in Category A
|B||Additional classroom or computer-based NDT training.
(Documentation must include number of contact hours and verification of successful completion.)
|1 point per 4 contact hours||10|
|C||Authoring or co-authoring technical NDT presentations at local technical society* or national meetings*.
(To receive credit, the individual must have contributed at least 50 percent of the content.)
|2 points per initial presentation||8|
|D||Attending technical sessions, seminars or panels at local ASNT Section or at NDT-related national meetings*.
||1 point per 3 contact hours||10|
|E||Preparing and publishing an original NDT-related peer-reviewed paper or full article* in a technical society publication*.
(To receive credit, the individual must have contributed at least 20 percent of the content.)
|3 points per paper or full article||12|
|F||Authoring short technical tips in the ASNT NDT Technician Newsletter or other NDT-related technical publication.
||1 point per published Tip||6|
|G||Development and technical review of ASNT publications||See definitions||15|
|H||Documented NDT contributions to NDT-related technical society committee projects.
||2 points per completed project||12|
|I||Other non-ASNT third party technical certifications such as CWI, API, NACE, ASQ, etc.
||1 point per certification||5|
|J||Membership in the American Society for Nondestructive Testing‡
||1 point per year||5|
|K||Serving as ASNT trained Monitor or Assistant Monitor at ASNT examinations.||1 point per 1/2 day session||6|
|L||Performance of external NDT audits*
||2 points per audit||8|
|M||Receiving a patent* for an NDT related product||4 points per patent||12|
This list should serve as an overview for you. For complete definitions and details about renewal points and documentation, please download the complete renewal document.