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The Coordinate Metrology Society has partnered with ASPRS to support their Certification Program. Information about the program and how to apply for CMS certification is available from the following resources:Program Guidelines
The Coordinate Metrology Society (CMS) has established a relationship with the American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) for the purpose of administering professional certification in Portable 3D Metrology. The Articles of Incorporation of (ASPRS) state that it will exert its influence towards the betterment of standards and ethics. Read More
How to apply
Persons interested in applying for certification or recertification, should follow this general procedure: Read More
The CMS examination is designed to address the key focus areas in approximately the following ratios: Read More
Honesty, justice, and courtesy form a moral philosophy which, associated with mutual interest among people, should be the principles on which ethics are founded. Each person who is engaged in the use, development, and improvement of coordinate metrology should accept those principles as a set of dynamic guides for conduct and a way of life rather than merely for passive observance. It is an inherent obligation to apply oneself to one's profession with all diligence and in so doing to be guided by this Code of Ethics. Read More
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- The NIST Guide for the use of the International System of Units
- International Vocabulary of Metrology
- Guide to the Expression of Uncertainly
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