Course - Marine Coating Technology


The Marine Coating Technology Course covers the fundamental issues that are specific to coatings in the marine industry. After a description of the most common types of ships, the course describes the corrosion types affecting the ships’ areas, the types of coatings and linings that are effective in the marine environment, the shipbuilding process, the surface preparation, application and inspection techniques, the IMO PSPC for Ballast Tanks, Cargo Tanks and Voids, as well as in-service survey and inspection, inspection records and procedures. This course was prepared by a team of experts with more than 20 years of experience in marine coating industry developed with both shipowners and shipyards.

NACE is recognized as an Authorized Provider of Continuing Education Units by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). In order for a learner to “Successfully Complete” a NACE course and thereby receive a Certificate of Completion and CEUs, the following criteria must be met:

    •Attend the entire course
    •Successfully pass each learning assessment for the course with a score of 70% or higher

Learning assessments may include: a cumulative average quiz score, a practical exam, and/or a written exam.

For learners who do not meet the two criteria above, a retake of the course and the related learning assessments will be required, in order to receive a Certificate of Completion with CEUs and “Successfully Complete” the NACE course.

Disclaimer: This Certificate of Completion denotes successful completion of the NACE course, and should not be interpreted as the award of a NACE Institute Certification.

At the conclusion of the course you will be asked to complete a course evaluation.

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Course content written under the assumption that students have completed CIP level 1. CIP Level 2 is highly recommended.
Coatings and Linings in marine environments Shipbuilding process Surface preparation Application and inspection techniques IMO PSPC for ballast tanks, cargo tanks and voids
  • Marine Coating Technology Manual
  • Marine Coating Technology CD
Schedule Summary
 Start TimeEnd Time
Day 18:00 AM5:00 PM
Day 28:00 AM5:00 PM
Day 38:00 AM5:00 PM
Day 48:00 AM5:00 PM