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Infrared Thermography Certification

ITC Infrared Thermography Certification is the gold-standard qualification within the thermography industry. ITC certification verifies that a thermographer can:

  • Operate an infrared camera
  • Collect quality data
  • Produce professional infrared inspection reports
  • Understand the techniques and limitations of infrared thermography for specific applications

ITC certifications exceed the requirements of international infrared certification standards. All ITC courses are developed and taught by ASNT-certified instructors with advanced academic degrees and extensive field experience.

To earn an ITC thermography certification, students must attend an infrared certification / training course, pass closed-book examinations and quizzes, and submit a field assignment demonstrating understanding of their application and proper use of the infrared camera. ITC offers three levels of certification. Students maintain and advance their infrared certification through continuing education and further training.

North and South America Infrared Thermography Certification

ITC Infrared Certification Courses meet or exceed ASNT SNT-TC-1A guidelines. Level I certification and Level II certification training are both accredited by NETA (International Electrical Testing Association, an accredited standards developer for the American National Standards Institute, ANSI).

Certified ISO 9001 (International Organization for Standardization), ITC is committed to making sure students know how to use their cameras before they receive certification. In fact, ITC has more ASNT Level III thermal / infrared certified staff members than any other organization offering infrared thermography certification. In addition, ITC Latin America operates under the ITC Eurasia certification scheme for ISO 18436 (please see below).

Infrared Thermography Certification in EMEA, APAC and LA

ITC offers infrared training, certification, and recertification in all aspects of infrared thermography use.

The ITC quality management system for training, education, and certification of professional users of thermal infrared sensors and systems complies with SS-EN ISO 9001:2008. ITC Germany is a training and an examination center providing infrared thermography accreditation for Level 1, in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9712. ITC in the UK is an authorized training organization under BINDT PCN according to ISO 18436-1. The ITC headquarters have been audited as the central body in all of the standards compliance stated above. ITC, its staff, and its partners are active in the development of regional and international standards for the practice of thermography, and the certification of personnel working within thermography

The ITC business model in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia-Pacific, and Latin America has been built upon ISO 18436 (Condition monitoring and diagnostics of machines – Requirements for training and certification of personnel). Applicable parts include ISO 18436-1 (International Standard) (Requirements for certifying bodies and the certification process), ISO 18436-3 (Requirements for training bodies and the training process), and ISO 18436-7 (Thermography).

ITC is the perfect place to get high-quality interactive thermography training all over the world, provided by the most qualified international thermography instructors: from ITC Category I–III and DIN EN ISO 9712 TT certifications to specialized instruction in building diagnostics, electrical and industrial inspection, optical gas imaging, R&D, and other application areas.