The SSPC C6, C7 & C12 certification schemes were developed in the United States to provide 3rd party certification of Industrial coating applicators, blast cleaning operatives and spray painters. The scheme meets the requirements of ISO17024 and is recognised by many organisations including the US Navy. SSPC Train the painter.
Ferrous Protection in Delph Lancashire were the first company in the UK to have applicators certified to the standard. Ten applicators went through the C7 Blast Cleaning scheme at the works over two separate sessions.
Mark Mathews of Ferrous commented that this will invaluable in helping Ferrous Protection securing work in the short and long term and help them satisfy the requirements of working for the US Navy.