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International Association for Radio, Telecommunications and Electromagnetics, Inc.iNARTE Certifying Excellence
About iNARTE Established by industry leaders in 1982 in response to the FCCs deregulation and encouragement of industry certified personnel. As an objective third party certification body, NARTE developed an evaluation process based on measurable skills and experience. NARTE established industry standards of basic competency and benchmarks for advanced practitioners. In 2007, recognizing our growing international membership, NARTE developed into iNARTE
EMC Certification In 1988, the US Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) selected NARTE to co-develop a certification program for Electromagnetic Compatibility specialists. A US Navy command mandated NARTE certified personnel for government contract services. As EMC/EMI specialists increased in the private sector, iNARTE EMC certification has become recognized worldwide.
EMC Certification Without personnel certification, there exists no minimum standard with which to gauge the practicing EMC Engineer/Technician. If you are considering a career in EMC or looking to continue your growth in this field, obtaining certification will provide enhancement to your career.
iNARTE Certification The iNARTE certification program for EMC Engineers/Technicians provides an excellent basis for identifying and endorsing EMC skills to an established standard. It provides, for example: Acknowledgement and matching capabilities among peers. Recognition within the EMC community and their place of work. Means for technical and positional advancement within their organization.
Certification Process PHASE I: The application; The application form and applicable fee. The resume equivalent form or a current resume; Transcripts from colleges and/or Universities; Three references, one supervisory. The development of 10 original multiple choice questions.
Certification Process PHASE II: The application items are compiled and screened at the headquarters office to insure the candidates information is complete. When it passes this screening, it is forwarded to the Review Committee for review.
Certification Process PHASE III: An examination is randomly generated by computer, applicable to the area requested for certification (Technician or Engineer). The exam is then sent to the Test Center and is proctored on date scheduled. Exams are then returned to iNARTE headquarters for grading. Note: The exam may also be taken prior to or during the application process.
Taking the EMC Exam 1. Choose Test Center site. 2. Submit Application with Fee. 3. In the USA iNARTE will contact you to coordinate your exam appointment. 4.Overseas your regional iNARTE partner may establish the test schedule
Exam Format AM PartPM Part AM Part PM Part 8am till Noon1pm till 5pm General FundamentalsTechnical AreasAnswer 40 of 48 Questions* * All Multiple Choice/True-False Questions. Separate examination for Techs & Engineers. Open Book – Bring your own references. Computers allowed but no power or internet access is guaranteed. 70 % average needed to pass.
Certification Process PHASE IV: The file is processed and reviewed by the Review Committee. If there is a unanimous agreement that the candidate meets all of the criteria, the applicant is approved and Certified. Certificate is mailed within 2 weeks. If the Committee does not agree; there may be additional information requested from the candidate.
Without question, the most valuable and tangible benefit of being an iNARTE certified Engineer and/or Technician is the certification itself. It speaks of competence, training, expertise, professional conduct and ethical practices. iNARTE Benefits It is a pedigree of distinction recognized by many employers as proof of ability; a differentiate for the can doers versus the say they cans. In many corporate environments, it is a criteria for hiring, promotion and salary advancement.
iNARTE Benefits Other Benefits of iNARTE Membership/Certification include: iNARTE Chapters The NARTE News Publication Networking with fellow professionals and the iNARTE Member Directory iNARTE Credit Card Discounts on Rental Cars, Publications Free On-Line Consultant Listing Free Employment Services
EMC Careers EMC careers can be found in all aspects of electrical and electronic fields. Careers in EMC provide ample growth for individuals technically and financially. Individuals with motivation and initiative will find rapid advancement and growth in the field of EMC. EMC Engineers play a large role in the design of EMC, hardening techniques into current products and analysis of EMC for these products. EMC Technicians provide a major role in EMC test laboratories and field service relating to EMC.
Certifications Value iNARTE Certification represents career performance excellence. Provides credentials in specific areas of expertise based on recognized standards. iNARTE Certification has been recognized as proof of professional competence in many US Courts. The US Government and more than 500 US companies, including telephone companies, public utilities, railroads and state municipalities value iNARTE certification to the extent of reimbursing certification fees. To the Certified Individual
Certifications Value iNARTE Certification assures the employer a measurable level of expertise and quality of work. Certification levels provide incentive for achievement to employees. Provides a demonstrable benchmark to which organizations can train and evaluate their technical staff. Certification fosters industry growth by demanding standards of technical excellence. Organizations fostering iNARTEs reputable certification enjoy an enhanced public image. To the Employer
iNARTE certification - an industry proven career credential. For More Information... iNARTE, Inc. 167 Village Street, Medway, MA PH (508) NARTE International Association for Radio, Telecommunications and Electromagnetics, Inc.