Infrared Thermography Training and Certification

The Mobius Institute Board of Certification™ has established an accredited certification program for ISO 18436-7 Category I. The Scheme Committee has developed the required policy documents, and the Technical Committee has developed an exam.

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If you wish to have your training course approved by the independent Mobius Institute Board of Certification™ [MIBoC] Technical Committee, please write to

According to ISO 18436-2, the training and certification requirements are:

Training duration:

  • 32 hours, typically over four days


  • Training and certification: ISO 18436-7
  • Certification: ISO 18436-1, ISO/IEC 17024
  • Training: ISO 18436-3


  • Two-hours
  • 50 multiple-choice questions
  • 75% passing grade
  • Can be taken online or in-person at the course

Certification requirements:

  • Training course completed
  • 12-months of work experience, verified by an independent person
  • Pass the exam

Certification duration:

  • Five years

It is advised that all candidates have their color perception tested by the Ishihara 24 plate test.