Protective Coating Specialist

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This certification is for individuals who are experienced, knowledgeable and capable of performing work at an advanced level in both the theory and practice of corrosion prevention and control in the protective coatings field.

The Protective Coating Specialist covers areas including but not limited to:

  • Creating Paint Maintenance Programs
  • Conducting Site Surveys
  • Reviewing Bidders Lists
  • Understanding of appropriate safety, environment and health issues

Requirements for Protective Coating Specialist Certification

Option 1
Requirement
12 years’ work experience in protective coatings
Core Exam Requirement
Certification Exam – Protective Coating Specialist Exam Exam Preparation Guide
Application Requirement
Approved Protective Coating Specialist Application


Option 2
Requirement
  • 8 years’ work experience in protective coatings
  • One of the following:
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Sciences or Engineering
    • Protective Coating Technician Certification
    • CIP Peer Certification
    • Frosio Coating Inspector Level III
    • SSPC Protective Coating Specialist
Core Exam Requirement
Certification Exam – Protective Coating Specialist Exam Exam Preparation Guide
Application Requirement
Approved Protective Coating Specialist Application

To begin the certification process:

Apply for Certification

Upon successful completion of requirements, the candidate will be awarded a Protective Coating Specialist Certification.

Please contact certificationnew@nace.org for more details

Certification renewal requirements

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