ISO/IEC 17024 - General Requirements for Bodies Operating Certification of Persons
Personnel certification plays an important role in verifying the competence of an increasingly mobile and global workforce.
ISO/IEC 17024 – General requirements for bodies operating certification of persons provides a global benchmark for personnel certification programs, ensuring that they operate in a consistent, comparable and reliable manner worldwide. It provides assurance that an individual’s competencies are applicable across national boundaries.
SGS acts as an independent third party, operating according to the requirements of ISO 17024, to verify and certify individuals in a wide variety of occupations and professions. Through verification and certification, we confirm that they:
- Possess the minimum requirements for working as a professional in their industry
- Respect their industry’s code of conduct
- Remain updated on all relevant competencies
- Professionals – by demonstrating that they have the necessary knowledge and skills to perform their work
- Businesses and organizations – by promoting consumer and public confidence in the capabilities of their workers
We provide the following certifications:
- Magnetic Particle Testing Level I according to ASNT TC 1A
- Magnetic Particle Testing Level II according to ASNT TC 1A
- Ultrasonic Testing Level I according to ASNT TC 1A
- Ultrasonic Testing Level II according to ASNT TC 1A
- Dye Penetrant Testing Level I according to ASNT TC 1A
- Dye Penetrant Testing Level II according to ASNT TC 1A
- Eddy current Testing Level I according to ASNT TC 1A
- Eddy current Testing Level II according to ASNT TC 1A
- Magnetic Flux Leakage Testing Level I according to ASNT TC 1A
- Magnetic Flux Leakage Testing Level II according to ASNT TC 1A
Individuals who have been certified for competence in their respective fields are listed in the SGS Database.
As the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company, we are recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. Our rigorous certification process makes us the ideal choice for professional certification solutions.
|Personnel Certification for NDT||Download (PDF 436 KB)|
|Appeals & Complaints Form||Download (PDF 250 KB)|
|Application Form for NDT Certification||Download (PDF 449 KB)|
|Recertification Process||Download (PDF 258 KB)|
|Surveillance Process||Download (PDF 253 KB)|
|Use of SGS Authorization Logo||Download (PDF 254 KB)|
|Appeals & Complaints||Download (PDF 185 KB)|
|SGS Integrity Policy||Download (PDF 596 KB)|
|SGS Quality Professionalism Policy||Download (PDF 136 KB)|