Nuclear Quality Assurance (NQA-1) Program

ICET is a certified Nuclear Quality Assurance-1 (NQA-1) facility and has developed a Quality Assurance Program to ensure that all aspects of testing adhere to the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) NQA-1 requirements. This program includes implementing systematic methods for control for processes involving company organization, procurement documents, records, items and services purchased, receipt inspection, test procedures, measuring and test equipment, handling, storage, and shipping, nonconformance items, corrective action reports, and audits. ICET staff members undergo extensive initial and ongoing training of NQA-1 guidelines to safeguard the integrity and reliability of all testing activities and results.