CIP 1 (Basic Coatings Inspector Certification) (6 day) | 23-28 Jan | JHB

CIP 1 (Basic Coatings Inspector Certification) (6 day) | 23-28 Jan | JHB

CIP 1 (Basic Coatings Inspector Certification) (6 day) | 23-28 Jan | JHB

This course offers instruction on the technical and practical fundamentals for coatings inspection work on structural steel projects. The course provides students with knowledge of coating materials and techniques for surface preparation and application that prepares the student to perform basic coating inspections using non-destructive techniques and inspection instrumentation.

Course aimed at:

Although specifically designed for coating inspector trainees, this course benefits anyone interested in gaining a better understanding of coatings application and inspection including project engineers, quality assurance managers, contractors, technical sales representatives, blasters, paint applicators and maintenance personnel.

Course subjects covered:

  • Recognise coating types and curing mechanisms
  • Understand coating specifications including service environments and coating life cycle
  • Understand surface preparation equipment, methods and standards for abrasive blasting, solvent cleaning and power and manual tool cleaning
  • Apply coating by brush, roller, mitt and conventional and airless spray
  • Perform inspection procedures and the role of the inspector including safety, ethics and conflict prevention and decision making
  • Test for environmental or ambient conditions and non-visible contaminants
  • Utilize non-destructive test instruments such as wet-film and dry-film thickness gauges and low and high voltage holiday detectors
  • Measure surface profile using replica tape and anvil micro meters, surface profile comparators and digital surface profile gauges
  • Identify quality control issues, recognising design and fabrication defects and coating failure modes
  • Use Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and product technical data sheets
  • Log and document data

Course outcomes:

Course minimum entry requirements:

  • English literacy
  • Matric or higher qualification
  • 1 year industry experience

Course Cost:

Course duration:

5 day course

Course supplied:

  • Course manual and workbook
  • Lunch, light snacks and refreshments

Course notes:

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