API 571 (Supplemental Certification – Corrosion & Materials)
The objective of this optional Supplemental Inspection Certification program is to provide documented evidence of advanced (above the basic core API 510, 570, & 653 examinations) knowledge and expertise in the area of Corrosion and Materials based on the information contained in API RP 571.
An API Supplemental Inspection Certification is defined as “Documentation that indicates that minimum requirements have been met for additional qualification in the designated area of expertise”. This would include an API issued letter, certificate, and a wallet card.
- Current certification as either API 510, 570, or 653 inspector.
- Successful completion of the supplemental inspection certification examination by at least 70%, based on fixed pass point.