Skilled and competent blaster & painter are demanded in many industries, especially Oil & Gas, Marine, and Heavy Engineering industries. This certification program aims to provide individuals’ knowledge and skills recognition in certifying and acknowledging their capability and competency. The certification program also comes with a 1-day assessment for experienced personnel to assess their theoretical knowledge and practical hands-on skills as a blaster and/or painter.
The competency program is designed to ensure competent personnel understands the surface preparation and painting mechanisms and are able to relate them to their real work practices. Competent personnel will also be ensured to be able to simulate recommended industry practices in operating surface preparation, blasting, and painting.
Introduction to corrosion.
Understanding corrosion- types, factors affecting corrosion and effects of corrosion
Standards and paint materials data sheets
Composition and important types of paint
Surface preparation and related techniques
Application of paint
Paint faults and coating defects
Quality assurance checks
Health, safety and environment – hazards, safety features and preventive measures
About coating fingerprinting
Who Should Attend
Experienced and non-experience individual who has the interest to gain proper knowledge of basting & painting and looking for a potential job in the field.
2 years of blasting and/or painting experience. Candidates with less than 2 years of experience must submit a testimonial from the employer or client to demonstrate their eligibility
Competency Certificate of IMM Certified Protective Coatings Technician Level 1 (Blaster/Painter) or