December 23, 2013
Use of Codebooks at Computer Testing Centers
As part of the changes associated with computer-based testing, candidates will no longer need to bring codebooks to the testing centers. Read the details here.
October 29, 2013
ICP Introduces Computer Based Testing
Starting in March 2014 API will change the examination delivery method from paper-and-pencil to computer-based-testing (CBT). We are certain that this change will provide for a better and more consistent testing experience for our clients. Please view the announcement to find out about changes to your testing experience.
September 15, 2013
API is pleased to announce the launch of a new certification program for Source Inspectors
This basic program will test the applicants’ core knowledge in relevant standards/codes; inspection reference documents; manufacturing processes and inspection tools and methods. The program is open to any applicant and there are no prequalification requirements. Please visit our Source Inspector information page to learn more about this exciting new opportunity and see how to apply.
July 25, 2013
Change in ICP Directory listing
As of August 1, 2013 participation in the API ICP Directory is no longer optional. The directory will include all certified individuals. Each individual will have the option of a privacy setting for partial or full listing. Partial listings will only include your name and a country/state of residence. Full listings will include your addresses and phone numbers as well. You may still make changes to your privacy setting by logging in to MYICP at www.api.org/myicp
May 13, 2013
Supplemental certifications are now a stand-alone credential
Qualification requirements for API 571, 577 and 580 have been changed. Applicants are NO LONGER required to be certified in one of the basic programs.
For more details please click here
July 25, 2012
CHANGES TO 510, 570 and 653 EXAM ADMINISTRATION
READ THIS DOCUMENT
It outlines the changes and provides answers to some questions you might have regarding the upcoming changes.
July 25, 2012
Performance Demonstration Certifications (QUTE -- QUSE -- QUTE-PA)
Please go to "Specific Info on Each ICP Program
" for details.
Application deadline is four (4) weeks prior to the exam session desired.
All API Performance Demonstration exams will be held at:
San Jacinto College
8060 Spencer Highway
Pasadena, TX 77505