Certification: Material Selection/Design Specialist

This certification is geared toward 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 materials selection/design field.

Application Procedure

NACE is currently not accepting the Material Selection/Design Specialist Certification application until further notice.
Please contact Marie Newton at 281-228-6211 for further information.

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Requirements Necessary to Achieve Certification

Option 1

  • Application - Materials Selection/Design Specialist
  • Certification - Senior Corrosion Technologist

Option 2

  • Application - Materials Selection/Design Specialist
  • 4 Years Work Experience in Responsible Charge
and one of the following:
  • Req - BA with Advanced Degree in Physical Sciences or Engineering
  • Req - Bachelor's Degree in Physical Sciences or Engineering
  • Req - Engineer-in-Training Registration or Equivalent
  • Req - Professional Engineer's License
ReCertification Requirements
All NACE Certifications must be renewed every three (3) years.
  • Professional Development Hours (60)
  • Work Experience Years (1.5)
  • ReCertification Application (1)
  • Renewal Fee (Members $265.00 USD; Non-members $475.00 USD)

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