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BASIC CORROSION – 5 days, Monday, August 6 to Friday, August 10, 2018

This course focuses on corrosion and the potential problems caused by corrosion.  It provides a basic but thorough review of causes of corrosion and the methods by which is can be identified, monitored, and controlled.  Successful completion of the Basic course may be used towards obtaining certification through the NACE Parallel Path to Certification as a NACE Corrosion Technician.

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CP3 - CATHODIC PROTECTION TECHNOLOGIST -  5.5 days, Monday, July 23 to Saturday, July 28, 2018

This course is an intensive 6-day course that presents CP technology to prepare students for the NACE Cathodic Protection Technologist Certification Examination.  It builds on the technology presented in the CP 2-Cathodic Protection Technician Course covering both theoretical concepts and practical application of cathodic protection with a strong focus on interpretation of CP data, CP troubleshooting and mitigation of problems that might arise in both galvanic and impressed current systems. This course is presented in a format of lecture, discussion and hands-on, in-class experiments and group exercises. There is a written examination at the conclusion of the course. 

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CP4 – CATHODIC PROTECTION SPECIALIST – 5.5 days, Monday, July 30 to Saturday, August 4, 2018

This course is an intensive 6-day course that focuses on the principles and procedures for CP design on a variety of structures for both galvanic and impressed current systems. The course discusses the theoretical concepts behind the design and considerations that influence the design (environment, structure type/materials of construction, coatings), design factors, and calculations (including attenuation).  The course involves lecture and in-class discussion and practice with design examples on various structures (i.e., pipelines, tanks and well casings, offshore applications and steel reinforcing in concrete structures). The course concludes with the written NACE CP Specialist Examination.

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CP INTERFERENCE – 6 days, Monday, July 16 to Saturday, July 21, 2018

The Cathodic Protection Interference course focuses on AC, DC, and telluric interference. The course provides in-depth coverage of both concepts and practical application of identifying interference and interference mitigation techniques. Students will learn to identify the causes and effects of interference, conduct tests to determine if an interference condition exists, perform calculations required to predict AC interference.

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COURSE REGISTRATIONClick on the link of each course name above to go to the class schedule page and search Downey as the location. To find additional information on each course, go to the NACE website course search page. *To qualify for savings, advanced registration payment must be received at NACE Headquarters at least 35 days before the start of the course.

CLASS LOCATION:  Farwest Corrosion Control Company, 12029 Regentview Avenue, Downey, CA.

HOTEL RESERVATION
:  Students are responsible for hotel reservations.  HOTEL RESERVATIONS IN DOWNEY: Students are responsible for hotel reservations. Nearby hotels are Embassy Suites Hotel, 8425 Firestone Blvd, Downey, 562-861-1900, www.hilton.com, and Days Inn, 11102 Lakewood Blvd., Downey, 562-861-0931, www.daysinn.com. Additional hotels and motels are available in the area.

Click on the course title above to go to the Course Search feature on the NACE website. Search Location: Downey

Contact Sylvia Hall or any Section Board Member for additional information.