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API获得安全和可持续性的认证计划的认证


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WASHINGTON, April 27, 2021 – The American Petroleum Institute (API) is pleased to announce the American National Standards Institute’s (ANSI) accreditation of three of its inspector certifications, validating API’s ongoing commitment to deliver world-class programs to support safe and reliable natural gas and oil operations.

“认证ANSI National Accreditation Board confirms that我们的认证计划是透明的,并通过共识,以加强整个行业的安全和可持续性,“全球行业服务高级副总裁(GIS)德布拉菲利普斯表示。“认可在美国和国际市场中提供了我们的计划,因为我们看到了几乎每个地区的参与数字增加。”

This accreditation formally recognizes that the API inspector certification programs for API 510 for Pressure Vessels, API 570 for Piping and API 653 for Aboveground Storage Tanks meet the rigorous requirements established under the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 17024,符合性评估 - 机构的一般要求人员认证。为了有资格获得认证,ICP等认证机构需要满足ISO 17024,以证明人员资格的能力。

“ANSI认证可确保通过整个凭证流程来制定高度的一致性和问责制,”API的ICP管理员Andri孤儿还表示。“就像我们的检查人员通过获取我们的认证证明他们的价值,通过ANSI接受这种认可验证了我们提供的能力认证会满足全球标准。“

The three ICP certifications that have been accredited by ANSI include:

  • API 510 – Pressure Vessel Inspector, a certification program designed to determine if an individual possesses the knowledge required to conduct inspections of repairs, alterations, and maintenance activities of pressure vessels.
  • API 570 – Piping Inspector, a certification program used to determine a candidate’s knowledge related to maintenance, inspection, alteration and repair of in-service metallic piping systems.
  • API 653 – Aboveground Storage Tank Inspector Certification Program, establishes a uniform knowledge base relating to tank inspection and repair of aboveground storage tanks that meet国家和地方政府法规。

API的个别认证计划为天然气和石油工业提供独立认证的技术和检验人员,具有展示的知识和经验。与行业领导者合作开发的ICP测试,用于证明检查员和人员可以证明对能源设施安全和可持续运行的领域的能力。The new accreditation serves to identify ICP certifications as meeting the highest standard for openness and integrity.

The ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB) is a non-governmental organization that provides认证向公共和私营部门组织提供服务和培训,提供全球市场。Anab是北美最大的认可机构,在75多个国家提供服务。

API代表了美国天然气和石油工业的所有部分,支持超过一百万美国的工作,并被成长的基层衡量数百万美国人。我们的600名成员制作,流程和分销全国的大多数能量,并参与API Energy endervence., which is accelerating environmental and safety progress by fostering new technologies and transparent reporting. API was formed in 1919 as a standards-setting organization and has developed more than 700 standards to enhance operational and environmental safety, efficiency and sustainability.