Structure of ICorr
The business of The Institute of Corrosion is steered by The Council and governed by the Trustees. The Council is chaired by the President of the Institute of Corrosion and supported by the Immediate Past President and The Past President giving the officers 9 years’ service to ensure continuity. The President is elected by The Council and ratified by The Trustees.
The trustees and council members listed in the current draft Trustees Report for 2019/2020 is as follows:
President: Gareth Hinds
Immediate Past President: Sarah Vasey
Past President: John Fletcher
Honorary Treasurer: Tony Collins
Honorary Secretary: Jane Lomas
Chair PDTC (Professional Development & Training Committee): Chris Atkins
Chair PAC (Professional Assessment Committee): Paul Lambert
Chair CSD (Corrosion Science Division): Julian Wharton
Chair CED (Corrosion Engineering Division): Nick Smart
Chair Young ICorr: Simon Bowcock
Chair Aberdeen branch: Yunnan Gao
Chair London branch: Paul Brooks
Chair Midlands branch: Bill Whittaker
Chair North East branch: Neil Wilds
Chair North West branch: Andy Bradley
Chair Yorkshire branch: Nigel Peterson-White
Technical Editor Corrosion Management: Brian Goldie
Co-Opted Council Members:
MD Correx: Steve Barke
Chair Course Approval Board/Quality Rep: Dave Harvey
EFC Liaison: Don Harrop
Chair CPGB sub-committee: Brian Wyatt
Science Council Rep: Brenda Peters
ISO 9001 and Quality Assurance
We are pleased to announce that Correx has achieved certification to ISO 9001: 2015 for the Correx Quality Management Systems. LRQA was engaged to carry out this certification and audited the company in May 2017. ICorr are still progressing towards certification and hope that it will be awarded by the end of 2017.
The scope of the ICorr Quality Management System covers:
- Professional assessment and sustainability of the membership of ICorr.
- Approval and monitoring of training and certification schemes such as Cathodic Protection, Coating Inspection and Industrial Coating Applications Training Scheme (ICATS).
The scope of the Correx Quality Management System is the Management of the Industrial Coatings Applicator Training Scheme. In addition to enhancing the operation of the scheme, it is also a requirement of Highways England that schemes approved for the Training and Certification of Personnel Engaged in Industrial Coatings Application for National Highway Sector Scheme 19A (NHSS 19A) comply with ISO 9001
Quality Assurance and ICorr
Our Quality System has been audited by LRQA and is now accredited with meeting the requirements of the ISO 9001:2015 Standard as shown on the certificate below.
The QMS will be audited both internally and externally to ensure ongoing compliance with the Quality System and continuous improvement of our system.
Correx are also separately accredited to this standard for ICATS
David Harvey, CEng, FICorr – Quality Assurance Adviser
ICorr Data Protection Policy
ICorr Req Doc (NHSS 19A)
Requirements for the Training and Certification of Personnel Engaged in Industrial Coatings Application for National Highway Sector Scheme 19A (NHSS 19A – For corrosion protection of ferrous materials by industrial coatings)