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CMS Certification

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CMS Certification Program

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

Examination Matrix

The CMS examination is designed to address the key focus areas in approximately the following ratios: Read More

Coordinate Metrology Society Code of Ethics

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

Application for CMS Certification

Complete the online PDF application to begin the process: Continue to Form

Reference Form for CMS Certification

Complete the first page of this PDF reference form and folow the instructions on the form to complete the process: Continue to Form

Search for Certified Metrologists

A database of all active certified metrologists is available, searchable by name or location. Search the database.

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