according to items 3.1.3 of Attachment 6 to
of the Minister of Economics No. 9/2001. (IV.5.) GM;
conditions of obtaining a certificate
a) The applicant
meets the requirements if:
he/she holds a valid NDT certificate according to MSZ EN ISO 9712
extended to product area (w) for the professional industrial field
Metal Products (M);
he/she is aware of the directives of 97/23 EC and 9/2001.(IV.5.)GM
as well as the professional- specific parts of the Decree;
he/she is aware of the professional-specific parts of the harmonized
and supporting standards of Directive 97/23 EC, and passed an examination
on them by filling up tick-box tests with a mark of 70% (10/7).
in preparatory courses is not required only recommended. The curriculum
of the preparatory course includes:
A short description of Decree No. 9/2001.(IV.5.)GM and Directive
97/23 EC; justification of the differences and validities (2 hours).
Description, application and major sections of the professional-specific
parts of principal standards harmonizing with and supporting the
Directive (8 x 45 minutes)
MSZ EN 13445-5 Pressure vessels without heating. Part 5, Supervision
MSZ EN 13445-5 Item 6.6 and Attachment G. Internal and superficial
deviations. (97/23 EC, Attachment 1, Item 3.1.3).
MSZ EN 13445-5 Item 12. Documentation, Attachment G3.
MSZ EN 12953-5 Structural pressure units of boilers. Supervision.
MSZ EN 13480-5 Metal industry pipelines, Part 5: Supervision and
MSZ EN 13480-5 Item 8: (97/23 EC Attachment 1, Item 3.1.3) NDT testing
MSZ EN 13480-5 Item 8 (97/23 EC Attachment 1, NDT testing, Item
MSZ EN 13480-5 Items 9: Documentation.
MSZ EN 473:2001 Items 3, 4, 5.3 and 6.
MSZ EN 12952-5 Water-pipe boilers and auxiliary plants, Part 5.
Manufacturing of pressure loaded parts of the boilers.
consist of 10 questions; 5 questions concern the knowledge of laws and
directives while 5 others – the knowledge of standards. The applicant
shall select 1 answer (deemed as correct) of 4.
Assessment of suitability
On behalf of MHtE’s Material Testing Governing Body, the director
- on an MSZ EN ISO 9712 qualification certificate – using a special
stamp imprint designed for this purpose and his authenticating signature,
indicates for the user that the tester is apt to perform testing of
The certificate also bears a stamp imprint indicating that MHtE is the
organization designated for this purpose by the Ministry of Economics
In order to apply for an examination, please, fill in the application
form to be found on the website www.mhte.hu.