• NACE equips society to protect people, assets and
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CIP Bridge eCourse

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In the CIP Bridge eCourse, get specialized training related to coating inspection of bridges. The course focuses on how to inspect surface preparation and coating application of bridges, as well as the role of the inspector in the quality control process.

This 8-hour short course includes audio narration with transcripts and on-demand viewing and bookmarking capabilities that enable you to complete the course as your schedule allows.

Individual Pricing:

Member - $699.00 USD
Non-Member - $749.00 USD

Group or Corporate Pricing:

To learn more about options please contact the Senior Manager of the Education Portfolio

Who Should Attend

CIP participants seeking to expand their knowledge of bridge coating inspection. Other candidates for this course may include:

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  • • Quality assurance and program/project managers
  • • DOT bridge engineers and inspectors
  • • Fabrication shop and coating contractor inspectors
  • • Bridge material and equipment suppliers
  • • Asset maintenance managers
  • • Coatings contractors
  • • Inspection companies
  • • Surface preparers
  • • Applicators

Prerequisites

Recommended:


Course Description:

  • • Discuss the duties and responsibilities of a bridge inspector and define inspection concepts including personal and public safety issues associated with bridge inspections
  • • List the inspection equipment needs for various types of bridges and site conditions
  • • Describe, identify, evaluate, and document the various components and deficiencies that can exist on bridge components and elements
  • • List design characteristics and describe inspection methods and locations for common concrete, and steel structures
  • • Identify what preparation the inspector must make prior to the start of work in order to conduct effective inspections
  • • Describe nondestructive evaluation methods for basic bridge materials
  • • Demonstrate how to field inspect and evaluate common concrete, steel, and timber bridges
  • • Create inspection documentation, including a basic inspection plan

Exam

Upon successful completion of the CIP Bridge eCourse's end-of-course assessment, students will earn a printable certificate of completion and 8 PDHs. The Bridge Specialty certification exam is delivered via Pearson VUE and must be scheduled and paid for separately AFTER passing the CIP Bridge eCourse's end-of-course assessment. Please visit naceinstitute.org for more information.

All NACE online courses are subscription-based for a period of one year from the date of registration. Students have access to the course and any corresponding materials for one year and must complete all course work within that one year time frame before the subscription expires.