The ASTM Coal Chemistry Technician Personnel Certificate Program is offered to those individuals who attend the Coal Chemistry Technician Training Course and have been verified to have successfully passed the examination. The purpose of a one and a half-day training program on good laboratory practices in coal chemistry is to focus on the standards most frequently used in coal chemistry labs. Individuals who pass the examination at the end of the course shall receive a signed certificate from ASTM and be listed in the Directory of Certificate Holders. The benefits of receiving a certificate include:
Each attendee will have the option of taking an examination to receive an ASTM Coal Chemistry Technician Training Personnel Certificate. The examination will be comprised of multiple choice questions. Each student who receives a score of 70% or better will receive a certificate.
An applicant for the certificate program shall do the following:
The fee to take the Personnel Certificate examination is $95. It must be taken in conjunction with the Coal Chemistry Technician Training Course ($995 fee).
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Individuals who have received an ASTM Coal Chemistry Technician Personnel Certificate are listed in the Directory of Certificate Holders.