The PCN Scheme is an international programme for the certification of competence of non-destructive testing personnel, which satisfies the requirements of a number of European and international standards. The Council of the British Institute of NDT constitutes a Certification Management Committee and delegates to the CMC the responsibility for maintaining a management overview of the operations of its Certification Services Division.
The candidate shall fulfil the minimum requirements of vision and training prior to the qualification examination and shall fulfill the minimum requirements for industrial experience prior to certification.
To be eligible for examination, the candidate shall provide documentary evidence of successful completion of a validated course of training.
For all levels, the candidate shall satisfactorily complete a course of theoretical and practical training recognized by BINDT.