Personnel Non-Destructive Testing

Commitment to Excellence in Non-Destructive Testing

At TÜV UK we are dedicated to ensuring the highest standards of safety and quality in non-destructive testing (NDT). Our certification process for NDT personnel is accredited under ISO/IEC 17024, demonstrating our commitment to competence, consistency, and impartiality in the certification of professionals working within the pressure equipment sector.

ISO/IEC 17024 Accreditation: Ensuring Competent NDT Personnel

ISO/IEC 17024 sets the global benchmark for the certification of personnel, ensuring that certified professionals meet the industry's highest standards. This accreditation signifies our dedication to maintaining a rigorous certification process that assesses the competence and ability of NDT technicians and inspectors working with pressure equipment. By adhering to these standards, we help to ensure the safety, reliability, and regulatory compliance of pressure equipment across various industries.

Compliance with Pressure Equipment Regulations

Our NDT personnel certification process is fully compliant with the Pressure Equipment Regulations, ensuring that all certified personnel are qualified to inspect, test, and certify pressure equipment safely and effectively. These regulations are crucial for preventing accidents and ensuring the integrity of pressure equipment, protecting both public safety and the environment.

Publicly Available Information in Accordance with ISO/IEC 17024

In line with ISO/IEC 17024 requirements, we make  the following information publicly available to ensure transparency and trust in our certification process:

  • Scope of Certification: Detailed information on the specific skills, knowledge and competencies that our NDT personnel certification covers, ensuring clarity on the capabilites of certified individuals
  • Certification Process: A comprehensive overview of the steps involved in obtaining and maintaining certification, including initial assessment, examination, and ongoing recertification requirements.
  • Use of Certification Marks: Guidelines on how certified NDT personnel can use certification marks and logos to demonstrate their accredited status, promoting their qualifications and expertise.
  • Complaints and Appeals Process: Information on how to file a complaint or appeal related to the certification process, ensuring accountability and continuous improvement (

Ensuring the Integrity and Safety of Pressure Equipment

By certifying NDT personnel in accordance with ISO/IEC 17024 and the Pressure Equipment Regulations, TÜV UK plays a vital role in ensuring the integrity and safety of pressure equipment. Our accredited certification process supports the development of skilled, knowledgeable, and competent NDT professionals, contributing to the reliability and safety of pressure equipment operations worldwide.

Certification Status Information

In accordance with ISO/IEC 17024 requirements and our commitment to transparency, we provide certification status information for NDT personnel upon request. This ensures that stakeholders, employers, and clients can verify the qualifications and certification status of NDT professionals certified by TÜV UK. To request verification of an individual's certification status, please contact us directly at We are committed to providing this information promptly to support the integrity and reliability of certified NDT personnel.

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