The applicant applies to the Independent body for attestation (certification) of personnel «EXPERT NK» (hereinafter - NOAP) to obtain basic information materials about timing, conditions and cost of attestation. Additional information about the initial set of documents for certification and the scope of qualification exams is contained in the document SDANK-02-2020 «Rules for certification of personnel in the field of non-destructive testing», knowledge of the main provisions of which is necessary for the candidate.
The applicant, after receiving information materials, sends a preliminary application for invoicing to the NOAP. This application is drawn up in any form, and it indicates: full name. candidates for certification, types of certification (primary, extension after 3 years, repeated after 6 years, extension to control objects), NDT methods, qualification levels and control objects for which candidates must be certified, the need to take an exam in accordance with the Safety Rules, applicant details , contact phone numbers of the applicant, fax or E-mail, which must be invoiced. Within 1-2 working days after the receipt of the preliminary application and if all the necessary information is available in it, the NOAP issues an invoice to the applicant. The application can be made on the website and immediately receive an invoice.
The applicant pays according to the invoice, completes in accordance with SDANK-02-2020 the initial documents for attestation of the candidate, by phone agrees with the NOAP the day of arrival of the candidate for attestation and, if necessary, the procedure for its preparation. In addition to the basic documents provided for by SDANK-02-2020, the candidate submits the following information about the applicant organization to the NOAP full and short name, INN, OKPO, OGRN, legal and postal addresses (with index), telephone (with code), address e-mail, as well as personal data: home address (with zip code), passport data.
On the day of arrival of the specialist for certification, the expert of the NOAP checks the completeness of the submitted documents and the correctness of their execution, and also conducts a preliminary interview with the candidate. Based on the results of the examination of the submitted documents, it is possible to issue comments on the completeness and correctness of their execution, or to make a decision on limiting the level of qualifications or the scope of certification.All comments received on the documents must be eliminated before the final decision on the certification of the candidate is made.
In addition to the list of documents for certification, the candidate must have a passport with him.
The specialist, in the prescribed manner and on time, undergoes (during the initial certification) training and passes qualification exams with the registration of all protocols. The scope of qualifying examinations is determined in accordance with SDANK-02-2020.
After passing the exams, a final interview is held with the candidate and the completed documents are sent to the Independent Certification Body to make a final decision on certification of the candidate for the declared methods, levels and objects of control.
A qualification certificate is issued within 1 to 7 working days from the date of the decision on certification and is issued to the candidate if the following conditions are met: