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ANSI/ASNT CP-189 Revision Notice

Public Notice

The ANSI/ASNT CP-189:2020 ASNT Standard for Qualification and Certification of Nondestructive Testing Personnel standard has been revised and a new edition, CP-189 (2024), is set to release soon. The revised CP-189 (2024) standard applies to personnel whose specific tasks or jobs require appropriate knowledge of the technical principles underlying nondestructive testing (NDT) methods for which they have responsibilities within the scope of their employment. These specific tasks or jobs include, but are not limited to, performing, specifying, reviewing, monitoring, supervising, and evaluating NDT work. CP-189 (2024) is available for public review and comment from 1 September – 16 October 2023 (45 days).

Contact standards@asnt.org for a free electronic copy of the document to review. A fee of $20 (in US funds) is required to mail a hard copy.

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Submit Your Comment

Submit comments to the Standards Counsel Secretary at standards@asnt.org. Receipt of comments will be acknowledged. The final disposition of comments will be determined by the Standards Counsel.