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ASNT and JSNDI Sign Agreement

November 18, 2009

COLUMBUS, OH - The American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT) and the Japanese Society for Nondestructive Inspection (JSNDI) have signed an agreement that allows JIS Z 2305 Certificate holders certified by JSNDI to gain certification in the ASNT Central Certification Program (ACCP).

Access will be limited to individuals who have obtained their JIS Z 2305 certification by examination directly from JSNDI and who have taken the required ACCP supplemental examinations developed by JSNDI and approved by ASNT. Personnel that have attained JSNDI certification through third-party agreements such as memorandums of understanding or reciprocity agreements will not be eligible to apply for ACCP certification under this agreement.

Details on the ACCP certification process can be found by contacting JSNDI here, and the supplemental examination application can be downloaded JSNDI PCP Application.