Certified AABA Courses


Mission

The Mission of AABA, through the process of education as well as experience is to assess and certify boiler assessors through successive levels in the standardization of techniques and procedures of boiler inspection.

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Certified Boiler Assessor

Level I Certified Boiler Assessor

1. (80) Formal class hours are required provided by a Certified Master Boiler Assessment Engineer (CMBE Level IV) Instructor.

2. Candidate must successfully pass an AABA Level I written examination with a score of 80% or higher.

3. Refresher testing will be required every 60 months to verify candidate’s competency

Level II Certified Boiler Assessor

1. Level I certification and a minimum of 4,160 hours of verifiable boiler inspection experience.

2. (80) Formal class hours are required provided by a Certified Master Boiler Assessment Engineer (CMBE Level IV) Instructor.

3. Candidate must successfully pass an AABA Level II written examination with a score of 80% or higher.

4. ASNT level I or above in "UT", "PT", "MT" or a CWI certificate are required to qualify for an AABA Level II status.

5. Refresher testing will be required every 60 months to verify candidate’s competency

Level III Certified Boiler Assessor

1. Prerequisites are Level II certification and 10,400 hours of verifiable boiler inspection experience

2. (80) Formal class hours are required provided by a Certified Master Boiler Assessment Engineer (CMBE Level IV) Instructor.

3. Candidate must successfully pass an AABA Level III written examination with a score of 80% or higher.

4. ASNT level II or above in "UT", "PT", "MT" are required to qualify for an AABA Level III status. (10) Ten years of active NDE Level II experience or a CWI certificate and other pertinent experience exceeding (10) years in duration can be substituted for this requirement.

5. Refresher testing will be required every 60 months to verify candidate’s competency

Certified Boiler Assessment Engineer

Level I Certified Boiler Assessment Engineer

1. Prerequisites are:

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree in engineering and a minimum of one (1) year of related experience.

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree in engineering technology and a minimum of two (2) years of related experience.

Other related Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degrees and a minimum of five (5) years of related experience.

Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree and a minimum of ten (10) verifiable years of related experience.

Any science based degree four or more years or (15) years of verifiable engineering experience directly related to boiler assessment engineering are required to qualify as a Level I Certified Boiler Engineer candidate.

2. (80) Formal class hours are required provided by an Certified Master Boiler Assessment Engineer (CMBE Level IV).

3. ASNT level I or above in "UT", "PT", "MT" are required to qualify AABA Level I status

4. Candidate must successfully pass a Level I written examination with a score of 80% or higher.

5. Refresher testing will be required every 60 months to verify candidate’s competency

Level II Certified Boiler Assessment Engineer

1. Prerequisites are Level I certification and (4,160) verifiable hours of boiler engineering experience as a AABA Level I.

2. (80) Formal class hours are required provided by an Certified Master Boiler Assessment Engineer (CMBE Level IV).

3. ASNT level II or above in "UT", "PT", "MT" or a CWI certificate are required to qualify for an AABA Level II status.

4. Candidate must pass an examination with a score of 80% or higher.

5. Refresher testing will be required every 60 months to verify candidate’s competency

Level III Certified Boiler Assessment Engineer

1. Prerequisites are Level II certification and (10,400) verifiable hours of boiler engineering experience as an AABA Level II.

2. (80) Formal class hours are required provided by a Certified Master Boiler Assessment Engineer (CMBE Level IV) trainer.

3. Candidate must pass an examination with a score of 80% or higher.

4. ASNT level II or above in "UT", "PT", "MT" are required to qualify an AABA Level III status. (10) Ten verifiable years of active NDE Level II experience or a CWI certificate can be substituted for this requirement.

5. Refresher testing will be required every 60 months to verify candidate’s competency 

Certified Master Boiler Assessment Engineer (CMBE Level IV)

The Certified Master Boiler Engineer (CMBE Level IV) is geared for the boiler engineer Level III specifically in the boiler availability education field. This certification confirms your ability, talent and knowledge to specifically direct and perform operations associated with boiler assessment training and classroom instruction including preparation of training materials including manuals.

Level IV Certified Master Boiler Assessment Engineer (CMBE)

1. Individuals with a Certified Boiler Assessment Engineer level III with (20) verifiable years experience as a CBE level III or acting or performing duties now classified as a Level III CBE Level III for (20) verifiable years.

2. Refresher testing will be required every 60 months to verify candidate’s competency