Cathodic Protection, Training, Assessment and Certification Courses are now compliant with BS EN ISO 15257: 2017

This International Certification Scheme evaluates the competence levels of cathodic protection personnel in accordance with BS EN ISO 15257:2017.  ICorr offers the following courses to provide the necessary training for the Certification Levels.  The award of Certification is based on both the training and the experience of the candidate

Courses Schedule 2019

  • Cathodic Protection Data Collector/Tester On-Land Metallic Structure – Level 1: Coming in July 2019
  • Cathodic Protection Technician On-Land Metallic Structure Level 2 location: IMechE ARL Training Centre Sheffield: W/C 20th May 29th July, 9th Sept, 11th November
  • Cathodic Protection Senior Technician On-Land Metallic Structure Level 3 Location: IMechE ARL Training Centre Sheffield: W/C: 24th June 26th Aug 28th October
  • Cathodic Protection Technician Reinforce Concrete Level 2 Location: IMechE ARL Training Centre Sheffield: W/C: 2nd September
  • Cathodic Protection Senior Technician Reinforce Concrete Level 3 Location; Sheffield: TBA
  • Cathodic Protection Technician Marine Metallic Structure Level 2 Location: Dover W/C: 17 June More TBA: East Coast and Scotland
  • Cathodic Protection Senior Technician Marine Metallic Structure Marine Level 3 Expected July on wards TBA: East Coast, South Coast and Scotland

Please click our conferences and events to see more on the courses date below: https://www.icorr.org/events/2019-05/

 

Course and examination inquiries

For more information regarding the course please contact our training partner IMechE Argyll Ruane

Tel: +44 (0)114 399 5720 or

Email: argyllruane@imeche.org

For Steel in Concrete the CPA http://www.corrosionprevention.org.uk/training-courses

Cathodic Protection Data Collector/ Tester – On-Land Metallic Structure Level 1

 

 

Cathodic Protection Data Collector/ Tester – On-Land Metallic Structure Level 1

 

Why attend this course?

The course and examination are in compliance with ISO 15257:2017 and are suitable for candidates with no previous experience in cathodic protection.  The course is also suitable for those who merely require an appreciation of Cathodic Protection of On-land Applications (underground metallic structures) without pursuing certification.

 

Course content

The following topics are relevant to this application sector:

  • Corrosion basics
  • Health and safety
  • Corrosion prevention
  • CP general principles and specific applications in soils;
  • CP measurement techniques;
  • CP Criteria;
  • touch potentials;
  • buried onshore pipelines;
  • Monitoring;
  • Fault finding.

 

The topics of this course are fully set out and described in ISO 15257 Clause 6. The rules governing training, examination and certification are set out in ICorr Qualification Procedure Document.

 

Course details

 Duration: 2 days

 

Course and examination enquiries

For more information regarding the course please contact our training partner:

Tel: +44 (0)114 399 5720 or

Email: argyllruane@imeche.org

Cathodic Protection Technician–On-Land Metallic Structures – Level 2

 

 

Cathodic Protection Technician-On-Land Metallic Structures-Level 2

 

Why attend this course?

The course and examination are in compliance with ISO 15257:2017 and are suitable for candidates with or without experience in cathodic protection. Please note that full certification to the level requires a minimum duration of 1 year’s approved experience.  The course is also suitable for those who merely require an appreciation of Cathodic Protection of Buried Applications (underground and immersed metallic structures) without pursuing certification.

 

Course content

The following topics are relevant to this application sector:

  • CP general principles and specific applications in soils and waters;
  • CP measurement techniques;
  • protection against corrosion by stray current from direct current systems;
  • interference alternating current and direct current;
  • touch potentials.

 

This application sector includes, for example, the following:

  • buried onshore pipelines;
  • sections of onshore pipelines crossing rivers, lakes or short lengths of sea;
  • landfalls of offshore pipelines protected by an onshore CP system;
  • buried tanks;
  • bottoms (external side) of above-ground tanks;
  • complex structures
  • well casings;
  • buried plant modules.

 

Course details

 Duration: 5 days

 

The topics of this course are fully set out and described in ISO 15257 Clause 6. The rules governing training, examination and certification are set out in ICorr QPD.

Course and examination enquiries

For more information regarding the course please contact our training partner:

Tel: +44 (0)114 399 5720 or

Email: argyllruane@imeche.org

Senior Cathodic Protection Technician – On-Land Metallic Structures Level 3

 

Senior Cathodic Protection Technician – On-Land Metallic Structures Level 3

 

Why attend this course?

 

The course and examination are in compliance with ISO 15257:2017 and are suitable for candidates with the requisite qualifying experience.  The course is suitable for those who took the Level 2 training course and those who merely require an appreciation of the cathodic protection of Buried Applications (Underground and Immersed Metallic Structures) at this higher level without pursuing certification.

 

Course content

 

The following topics are relevant to this application sector:

  • CP general principles and specific applications in soils and waters;
  • CP measurement techniques;
  • protection against corrosion by stray current from direct current systems;
  • interference alternating current and direct current;
  • touch potentials.

 

This application sector includes, for example, the following:

  • buried onshore pipelines;
  • sections of onshore pipelines crossing rivers, lakes or short lengths of sea;
  • landfalls of offshore pipelines protected by an onshore CP system;
  • buried tanks;
  • bottoms (external side) of above-ground tanks;
  • complex structures
  • well casings;
  • buried plant modules.

 

The topics of this course are fully set out and described in ISO 15257 Clause 6. The rules governing training, examination and certification are set out in ICorr QPD.

 

Course details

Duration: 5 days

 

Special note: Applicants must hold either ICorr Level 2 Cathodic Protection Technician – Buried Applications (Underground and Immersed Metallic Structures) Certificate or, where the applicant does not hold this certification, have at least 1 year approved experience and attended the Level 2 training course or satisfies the educational and experience requirements set out in ICorr QPD.

 

Course and examination enquiries

For more information regarding the course please contact our training partner:

Tel: +44 (0)114 399 5720 or

Email: argyllruane@imeche.org

Cathodic Protection Technician – Marine Metallic Structures Level 2

 

Cathodic Protection Technician – Marine Metallic Structures Level 2

 

Why attend this course?

 

This course and examination, for Level 2 Technicians, are in compliance with BS EN 15257 and are suitable for candidates with or without experience in cathodic protection but note that full certification to the level requires a minimum duration of approval experience. The course is also suitable for those who merely require an appreciation of the protection of Marine Metallic Structures without pursuing certification.

 

Course Content

The following topics are relevant to this application sector:

  • CP general principles
  • CP measurement techniques
  • specific applications in seawater and marine sediments.

 

This application sector includes, for example, the following:

  • ships (external hulls and ballast tanks)
  • CP measurement techniques
  • fixed offshore structures (platforms, jackets, monopiles, offshore windfarms, tension leg platforms, etc.)
  • floating structures (buoys, semi-submersible platforms, floating production storage and offloading structures (FPSO)
  • underwater structures (well heads, manifolds, piping)
  • coastal and offshore pipelines, risers
  • landfall of offshore pipelines protected by an offshore CP system
  • harbour facilities, piers, jetties and lock gates.

 

The topics of this course are fully set out and described in ISO 15257 Clause 6. The rules governing training, examination and certification are set out in ICorr QPD.

 

Course Details

Duration 5 days

 

Course and examination enquiries

For more information regarding the course please contact our training partner:

https://argyllruane.imeche.org/training/coating-inspection/cathodic-protection-courses-technician-(icorr)/cathodic-protection-technician-marine-metallic-structures-icorr-level-2

Tel: +44 (0)114 399 5720 or

Email: argyllruane@imeche.org

Senior Cathodic Protection Technician – Marine Metallic Structures Level 3

 

Senior Cathodic Protection Technician – Marine Metallic Structures Level 3

 

Why attend this course?

 

The course and examination are in compliance with ISO 15257:2017 and are suitable for candidates with the requisite qualifying experience.  The course is suitable for those who took the Level 2 training course and those who merely require an appreciation of the cathodic protection of marine structures at this higher level without pursuing certification.

 

Course Content

The following topics are relevant to this application sector:

  • CP general principles
  • CP measurement techniques
  • specific applications in seawater and marine sediments.

 

This application sector includes, for example, the following:

  • ships (external hulls and ballast tanks)
  • CP measurement techniques
  • fixed offshore structures (platforms, jackets, monopiles, offshore windfarms, tension leg platforms, etc.)
  • floating structures (buoys, semi-submersible platforms, floating production storage and offloading structures (FPSO)
  • underwater structures (well heads, manifolds, piping)
  • coastal and offshore pipelines, risers
  • landfall of offshore pipelines protected by an offshore CP system
  • harbour facilities, piers, jetties and lock gates.

 

The topics of this course are fully set out and described in ISO 15257 Clause 6. The rules governing training, examination and certification are set out in ICorr QPD.

 

Course Details

Duration 5 days

 

Special note: Applicants must hold either ICorr Level 2 Cathodic Protection Technician – Marine Metallic Structures Certificate or, where the applicant does not hold this certification, have at least 1 year approved experience and attended the Level 2 training course or satisfies the educational and experience requirements set out in ICorr QPD.

 

Course and examination enquiries

For more information regarding the course please contact our training partner:

Tel: +44 (0)114 399 5720 or

Email: argyllruane@imeche.org

 

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