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Pipeline Coatings Inspector: ICorr Level 2

Why attend this course?

Inspection of over 15 types of coatings applied in both the factory and field are addressed. The 5-day course is suitable for all candidates. A 3-day version is available for certified ICorr Painting Inspectors who do not want to revisit the subject areas common to both Painting Inspection and 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
  • Multi-component 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
  • Handling and storage

Course details

Duration: 3 or 5 days

Code: RTO/QA27

Special note: 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 an experience assessment to all ICorr certifications for personnel engaged in painting and coating inspection. Full details of the changes are to be published in the ICorr REQ DOC

Approved by Institute of Corrosion (UK)

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Meet the trainer

Nigel Peterson-White MICorr - Trainer and Examiner

Nigel Peterson-White 

Nigel has over 30 years working in the protective coatings industry and joined IMechE Engineering Training Solutions in 2014 teaching our Coatings and Inspection courses on behalf of the Institute of Corrosion.


Institute of Corrosion (ICorr): Painting Inspector Level 3, Pipeline Coatings Inspector Level 2, Fireproofing Inspector Level 2, Insulation Inspector Level 2

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