TABLE D-1 University-Based Continuing Education

School

Focus

Format, Location, Length

Topics Covered

General Corrosion

Defense Acquisition University

Corrosion awareness

100% online learning

Introduction to corrosion

Planning, implementation, and management

Corrosion characteristics, effects, and treatment

Preventing corrosion

Controlling corrosion

Nonmetallic material degradation

Corrosion prevention and control overview scenario

Examination

Survey

Ohio State University

Advanced general corrosion

Lectures and one lab, online, one quarter

Fundamentals of electrochemistry

Thermodynamics of corrosion

Electrochemical kinetics

Corrosion laboratory

Corrosion phenomenology

Passivity

Localized corrosion

Environmentally induced cracking

Coatings

Inhibition

Cathodic protection

Atmospheric corrosion

Corrosion in concrete

Microbially assisted corrosion

North Dakota State University

Advanced general corrosion

70% lecture/30% lab, on campus, 5 days, 8 hours/day

Corrosion basics

Thermodynamics and kinetics

Polarization

Passivation and inhibition

Electrical impedance spectroscopy

Types of corrosion

Materials selection

Cathodic protection

Corrosion control by coatings



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