Certification Schemes

Course Code Duration Examination Special Note
  • 3 or 5 Days course (class room)
    The 5 day course is suitable for all candidates. A 3 day version is available for ICorr Painting Inspectors who do not want to revisit the subject areas common to both Painting Inspection and Pipeline Coating Inspection.
  • Theory and Practical
  • Painting Inspectors should revise their ICorr Painting Inspector information, especially the surface preparation detail, if attending the 3 day course. It has been agreed by PDTC (ICorr) to add experience assessment to all ICorr certifications for personnel engaged in painting and coating inspection.
Prerequisites/Entry Requirements
Who Should Attend
  • Required
    If examination is required, candidates must hold ICorr Painting Inspector certification. No certification needed if course is used for information only. A 2 day course route to certification is available without holding a Painting Inspector approval.
  • Introduction to Painting Inspection course.
    Coating Inspector ICorr Level 1. Painting
    Inspector ICorr Level 1.
  • The course is suitable for candidates with or without experience in pipeline coating or inspection and will also be applicable to those who require knowledge of pipeline coating inspection.
Course Content
  • Quality assurance and document control Equipment control and calibration Inspection and quality control, Normative documents, Epoxy resin powder coatings, Enamel coatings, Multicomponent liquids. Wrapping tapes, Elastomeric coatings, Polyolefins / plastic coatings Fillers, Surface preparation, Internal coatings, Application methods, Advantages, disadvantages of systems Repair methods, Inspection methods, Ditching and backfill, Cathodic protection, Standards, Health and safety, Pearson survey and Handling and storage.