Cathodic Protection Buried ISO 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
  • 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 and Price

Course details

Duration: 3 days over 1 week. 2 days training and 1 day exam

(excl. VAT)

£940 (£600 Course & £340 Exam)

Available Training Dates

These ICorr courses and Examinations are provided by our partner in steel in concrete, the Corrosion Prevention Association (CPA). Dates Can be seen here. If you wish to book a course contact them on 01420 471614 or send an email to

Certification enquiries

For all queries regarding Certification and Re-Certification please access the Institute of Corrosion web site:   All Certification and Re-Certification Application Forms along with Guidance Notes can be downloaded from this page.

If you need any specific assistance please contact the Institute of Corrosion at Corrosion House at Tel:  + 44 (0)1604 438222 or Email:

ICorr office will be closed from Thursday 22nd December 2022, and will reopen Tuesday 3rd January 2023