The SSPC Protective Coatings Specialist certification program (PCS) identifies and awards recognition to individuals who have in-depth knowledge in the principles and practices of industrial coatings technology. Applicants should understand the mechanisms and effects of corrosion for a variety of materials and be knowledgeable of the role coatings play in industrial corrosion control.
PCS should also exhibit competence in management and planning of contracts for new construction and maintenance painting.
Prerequisites: Example - Minimum 5 Years Industrial Ctg Work Experience, C1 and C2 eCourses/exams, References. See other prerequisite options below in the product Overview section.
Candidates must complete a comprehensive multiple choice and essay question exam and pass with a 70% or better. The Certification is valid for four years, subject to verification of current status as a protective coating professional.
For further details contact: Silvia.Palmieri@ampp.org