Standard Guide for Evaluating Capabilities of Nondestructive Testing Agencies
|Publication Date:||10 June 1999|
|ICS Code (Product and company certification. Conformity assessment):||03.120.20|
|ICS Code (Non-destructive testing):||19.100|
1.1 This guide establishes areas for review and provides a survey form that can be used in determining the competence of a nondestructive testing agency.
1.1.1 Criteria from Practices E 543, E 1212, and ASNT SNT-TC-1A, CP-189, and ACCP-Rev. 1, were used in the preparation of this guide.
1.2 Areas for review should include, but are not limited to, the following: description of the agency, its facilities and organization; documentation of policies or practices, or both, including a) contract review, b) equipment calibration, and c) personnel qualifications.