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Diploma in Protective Coatings - DPC

Course Overview

This course is designed to educate personnel involved in protective coating application and maintenance work such as foreman's, supervisors, engineers, managers, plant operators etc. The course will give a deep understanding of the protective coatings, application requirements, drying and curing mechanism, inspection & testing, instruments used etc.

Who Should Enroll

- Inspectors and engineers
- Coating  Contractor Workforce (Managers, Engineers, Inspectors, Supervisors, Foremen, or Insulators)
- Anyone who wish to start his/her career in insulation field and/or wish to gain knowledge in

coating application, inspection and maintenance can enroll this training program.

Training Highlights/Course Content

  • Corrosion and corrosion control

  • Coating types and curing mechanism

  • Different types of surface preparation methods

  • Different types Coating application methods

  • Mixing and application techniques

  • Metallic and Non-metallic coatings

  • Above and underground coating systems

  • Pipeline and field joint coatings

  • Lining and CWC coatings

  • Blasting and Coating Application Media

  • Application and inspection requirements

  • Applicable industry codes and standards

  • Various types of inspection instruments and their use

  • Coating defects and their cause

  • Calculation and mathematics

  • Duties and responsibilities of coating personnel

  • Adhesion, holiday, peel, dine, and impact testings

  • WFT and DFT measurement

  • Contractor malpractices

  • Non-conformance reporting

  • Preparation of an accurate and clear report

  • Corrosion control by CP (Basic)

  • Coating specification review

  • Coating inspection stages as per ITP

  • Inspections and quality control

  • Health and safety considerations

Course Fee

USD 1149.00/-

Learning Mode

Classroom (Training & Exam)


6 Days (5 Days Training followed by 6th Day Exam)

Eligibility to Participate

None, anyone who wishes to start his/her career in protective coating field and/or wishes to gain knowledge in protection coating application,  inspection, and maintenance can enroll this training program.


Candidate gets certified under IOGS certification scheme, IOGS issues a certificate of achievement and a wallet card to a successful candidate who gets 70% or higher marks in the closed book examination taken after the training.


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