George C. Wheeler Excellence in Personnel Certification Recognition

Award Information

This recognition honors George C. Wheeler, ASNT Past President, Honorary Member, and former Sr. Manager of Technical Services at ISC, whose main initiatives were based on certification practices, as well as improving the Society through change.

Purpose

To recognize and honor individuals who have made significant contributions to the development and advancement of professionalism of ASNT’s programs for the qualification and certification of personnel for nondestructive testing (NDT).

Eligibility

Nominees for the recognition must:

  • Be long-time members of the Society (minimum of 20 years)
  • Have maintained an ASNT NDT Level III certification at least 10 years
  • Have membership on the ASNT Certification Management Council, including PTCC, NCB, LPC, etc., for at least six (6) years and served as a chairman of an examination method for at least three (3) years
  • Be involved in the development of personnel qualification and certification program documents, innovations, and/or enhancements
  • Have examination supervisor or proctor roles including at least one international assignment
  • Have service as a member of an ISO committee, task group, or document development group in certification

Nomination

The nomination shall be in the form of a letter setting forth the reason the candidate should receive the recognition and list specific examples of how they meet the eligibility requirements listed above.

Award Timeline

  • Nomination deadline: 1 March
  • Notification shall be sent to the recipient via registered mail.
  • The recipient will be acknowledged at the Annual Awards Ceremony.

Form of Award

Frame Award

Current Award Recipient(s)

  • Darrell Harris
    Darrell Harris

*Recipient Biography will be published in the month year Issue of magazine.

ISC Contact

Jessica Ames
Awards and Honors Program
ASNT, Inc.
1711 Arlingate Lane
PO Box 28518
Columbus, OH 43228
Phone: 614-274-6003 Ext. 233 Fax: 614-274-6899
Email: james@asnt.org