TABLE D-3 Corrosion Courses Offered by Private Vendors



Format, Location, Length

Topics Covered

General Corrosion

Corrosion College

General corrosion

Short course


Corrosion engineering: Fighting corrosion loss and damage

Theory of corrosion

Corrosion prevention methodology

Plant operations and relevance to corrosion

Applications: Consequences of real-world corrosion

Corrosion prevention: Installation tools

CTC/U.S. Army Corrosion Office

Basic corrosion control


Introduction to corrosion

Why corrosion occurs

Corrosion of specific metals

Forms of corrosion

Ways to control corrosion

Preventive techniques

Training Technology, Inc.

Corrosion control

100% lecture, Las Vegas or onsite, 2-3 days


Corrosion basics

Forms of corrosion

Methods for corrosion control

Identification and analysis of corrosion

Metallic materials performance

Nonmetallic materials performance


Appalachian Underground Corrosion

Pipeline (basic)

100% lecture, onsite, 2.5 days, 6 hours/day

Fundamentals of corrosion

Basic corrosion math

Introduction to cathodic protection

Pipeline electrical isolation methods

Introduction to pipeline coatings

Pipeline locating

Potential measurements

Common mistakes in cathodic protection readings

Clinic: Instrumentation and measurement

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