API Individual Certification Program offers several different UT certifications. For more details on each specific program click the appropriate link below.

QUTE (Ultrasonic Testing - Detection)

QUTE - PA (Ultrasonic Testing - Phased Array)

QUSE (Ultrasonic Testing - Sizing)

Please visit ICP Performance Demonstration Certification Programs for more information and the application process.

The dates currently available for testing are:

Exam Session

Application Deadline



January 23-27, 2017

December 23, 2016

March 20-24, 2017

February 17, 2017

May 22-26, 2017

April 21, 2017

July 24-28, 2017

June 23, 2017

September 18-22, 2017

August 18, 2017

November 27-December 1, 2017

October 27, 2017


Application deadline is four (4) weeks prior to the each exam session.

All API Performance Demonstration exams will be held at:

The San Jacinto 225 Extension Campus

San Jacinto College
3234 Pasadena Freeway
Pasadena, TX 77503

Please contact Valeen Young  (Youngv@api.org) if you have questions about the application process.

If you have questions for the exam administrator, please contact Kimberly Adams, Sr. Administrative Assistant at San Jacinto College. 

Phone: 281-478-3698 or Email: Kimberly.Adams@sjcd.edu