Re: Equivalence between EN4179 and SNT-TC-1A Reply by Udo Schlengermann:
this is only to give the correct document titles:
The question is related to the following standards:
1. ASNT-TC-1A (2001)
Recommended Practice (guideline for employers to establish their own written practice for the qualification and certification of NDT personnel.
2. ANSI/ASNT-CP-189 (1995)
Standard for qualification and certification of nondestructive testing personnel.
3. EN 4179 (2000)
Aerospace series - Qualification and approval of personnel for nondestructive testing.
4. EN 473 (1993)
Qualification and certification of NDT personnel.
5. ISO 9712 (1992)
Nondestructive testing - Qualification and certification of personnel.
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: Sorry if the question seems to be obvious but I am quite new in this business:I have an inspector qualified by ASNT SNT-TC-1A but Joint aviation regulation-145 (JAR-145) tells me to be qualified against EN 4179. Which are the differences? On aviation industry, Could it be considered equivant?.
: Thanks in adavance.
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