Pipeline

Pipeline Certification

Pipeline Program

Whether buried in the ground, exposed to the atmosphere, or submerged in water, pipelines must be properly maintained and protected from corrosion. These NACE International Institute (NII) certifications demonstrate competencies in implementing or developing, managing integrity of, and internal corrosion control programs related to pipelines.

Internal Corrosion Technologist

Acknowledges a thorough understanding of electrochemical and corrosion principles and the ability to perform the field tests required to appropriately monitor an internal corrosion control program.

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Pipeline Corrosion Integrity Management (PCIM) Technician

Focuses on implementing and managing a pipeline integrity management program in addition to the remediation technology and field techniques needed for carrying out integrity assessments.

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Pipeline Corrosion Integrity Management (PCIM) Technologist

Certifies skills and knowledge possessed regarding the implementation and management of an integrity management program with an emphasis on integrity verification and maintenance optimization.

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Senior Internal Corrosion Technologist

Indicates a strong understanding of electrochemical and corrosion principles. This certification demonstrates one’s ability to determine corrective action for internal corrosion problems as well as the implementation of internal corrosion integrity programs.

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