It is the policy of the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) to support and encourage engineering technicians and technologists of the engineering team, to:
- Achieve and promote certification by the National Institute of Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET).
- Achieve and maintain harmony in professional activities between certified engineering technicians and technologists with those of licensed professional engineers.
- Avoid actions and activities that place certified engineering technicians/technologists and licensed professional engineers in an adverse relationship.
"Technicians and Technologists Relations”
PP No. 66, “The Engineering Team”
OP No. 84, “Competency, Recognition and Certification in Engineering Technologies”