API certification allows qualified personnel to establish a career path and make valuable
contributions to the safety and quality of industry operations.
API's individual certification programs benefit the industry by: Providing knowledgeable specialized inspectors
Establishing a minimum standard of knowledge and skill for the personnel,
Providing higher management control of inspection practices,
Increasing employer’s confidence and peace-of-mind,
Helping maintain safety and high level of performance,
Reducing potential for downtime because of equipment failure.