PCN is personnel certification in NDT, training is conducted by an Approved Training Centre (ATO) by BINDT and examination is conducted by an Approved Qualification Body (AQB) by BINDT. If the candidate is successful in the examination, BINDT (UK) will issue the certificate and mail it to the candidate’s postal address directly. For more details refer to PSL 10
ASNT qualification is as per employer’s written practice for personnel qualification which is based ASNT’s document SNT-TC-1A. Employer’s NDT Level III or an outside Agency like A-Star Training & Consultancy will train and conduct the examination based on employer’s written practice. In the absence of the company written practice, recommendation of SNT-TC-1A will be followed for training, industrial experience and examination. Qualification records will be issued which will be signed by NDT Level III, employer can issue the NDT Level I or NDT Level II based on this qualification record.