National ITC (NITC), the certification company, offers a wide variety of certification tests for professionals in the Plumbing, Pipefitting, Medical Gas, HVACR, and Fire Protection & Safety System industries.
Of the almost 50 different examinations and certifications NITC offers, only four are accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Their primary role is overseeing the creation, implementation, and use of thousands of norms and guidelines that directly impact businesses in a variety of sectors. ANSI also accredits organizations that have demonstrated conformance to their standards. The four ANSI accredited exams NITC offers are listed below…
Medical Gas Installer 6010
The American Society of Sanitary Engineering (ASSE) developed the Series 6000 Standard for medical gas systems personnel. From the time it was introduced, Series 6000 has become the industry standard. It provides municipalities and employers with a nationally recognized standard, ensuring that personnel working on the installation or maintenance of critically important medical gas systems possess the knowledge and experience required to handle them safely and properly. In addition, these individuals are expected to possess a general knowledge of applicable local, state, and federal laws, codes & regulations. Ideal candidates for the Medical Gas Installer 6010 certification are those who work on (or with) piping and its related components, including brazers.
STAR HVACR Mastery
Candidates for the STAR HVACR Mastery certification exam will be expected to have knowledge in all facets of their trade, including: the practical installation, repair, and service of various HVACR systems; the operation and planning of systems, including blueprint reading… Along with knowledge of both occupational and personal safety. If the candidate passes their examination and earns his or her NITC STAR HVACR Mastery Certification, then they have truly earned the title of master.
Medical Gas Verifier 6030
Administered in accordance with the American Society of Sanitary Engineers (ASSE) and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 99: Health Care Facilities Code, the Medical Gas Verifier 6030 certification qualifies an experienced individual who competently and proficiently installs, inspects, and verifies medical gas and vacuum systems, along with their components. In addition, candidates are expected to possess a general knowledge of applicable local, state, and federal laws, codes & regulations, along with their respective listing agencies.
Medical Gas Instructor 6050
With requirements sImilar to the Medical Gas Verifier 6030 certification, the Medical Gas Instructor 6050 is for those who take on the noblest of all professions… teaching. Administered in accordance with the American Society of Sanitary Engineers (ASSE) and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 99: Health Care Facilities Code, this certification qualifies an experienced individual who has competently and proficiently installed medical gas and vacuum systems and their components. Additionally, candidates are expected to have prior teaching experience. These individuals must possess a general knowledge of applicable local, state, and federal laws, codes & regulations, along with their respective listing agencies.
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