BRIPC/ISO 9712 SCHEME


Introduction to BRIPC/ISO9712 Scheme
Training

To be eligible for examination the candidate shall provide documentary evidence of successful completion of a validated course of training at a BRIPC approved ATO which covers the relevant part of the published syllabus (ISO/TR 25107), that the candidate has satisfactorily completed training in the method and level for which the certification is sought.

The minimum duration of training undertaken by the candidate for certification shall be as defined in Table  (below) for the applicable NDT method,

NDT Method

Level 1 Hours

Level 2 Hours

Level 3 Hours

ET

40

40

48

PT

16

24

24

MT

16

24

32

RT

40

80

40

RI

N/A

56

N/A

UT

40

80

40

VT

16

24

24

PAUT

40

80

24

TOFD

40

80

24

NOTE: For RT, training hours do not include radiation safety training.


The possible reductions in training duration are as described in the scheme, provided that, when several reductions are applicable, the total reduction does not exceed 50% of the training duration.