Level 2 CP Senior Technician Course, Marine Metallic Structure
Poole Museum and RNLI Poole Base

Why attend this course?

Certification of cathodic protection personnel competence is a requirement for the cathodic protection industry throughout Europe in accordance with BS EN 15257 (soon to become an ISO Standard).  This includes all personnel i.e. Technicians, Senior Technicians/Junior Engineers, Field Engineers, Designers and Consultants carrying out cathodic protection duties such as survey, design, installation, testing, monitoring and maintenance and within the UK and Europe.

Course Content

The topics of this course are fully set out and described in BS EN 15257 for Level 2 at Annex B1 and B3 and cover the application of cathodic protection (CP) to the following marine structures:

  • Harbours
  • Wharves, pilings and walls
  • Jetties
  • Subsea structures
  • Offshore pipelines (submerged and buried)
  • Offshore platforms
  • Ship external hulls

The rules governing training, examination and certification are set out in ICorr REQ DOC (CP). For more information regarding both of these contact trainingsolutions@imeche.org or visit http://www.icorr.org/education_training, CP certification scheme 

How do I obtain Certification?

Certification is awarded to those candidates who:

  1. Attend the 5 day training course;
  2. Sit and pass the examination (held on a separate day after the course). The examination will be conducted at Engineering Training Solutions (IMechE) at Sheffield.
  3. Provide satisfactory evidence of required C.P. Experience.


Course Details

Duration:       5 days
Location:       Poole Museum, 5th Floor, 4 High Street, Poole, BH15 1BW
Field Testing will be carried out at RNLI Base, Poole.

Course and Examination Cost (excluding Accommodation).

Cost:              £1050.00 + VAT
Examination: £325 + VAT

Course Providers

The Course will be conducted by Engineering Training Solutions (part of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers) on behalf of Institute of Corrosion

Principal Lecturer: David Harvey CEng, FICorr, ICorr Level 3.

Course and examination enquiries.

+44 (0)114 3995720 or trainingsolutions@imeche.org