ICorr Coating Inspector – Level 3

Course overview

Reach the ultimate goal as a Coating Inspector by achieving the ICorr Coating Inspector Level 3 Certificate. Level 3 Inspectors’ responsibilities are as follows:

  • Direct any inspection or test operation for which they are certified;
  • Assume full responsibility for an inspection or test facility and staff;
  • Establish and/or validate work instructions or procedures;
  • Interpret normative documents;
  • Designate the extent of inspection and the particular test methods and procedures to be used.

Level 3 personnel have demonstrated:

  • Competence to interpret and evaluate inspection or test results in terms of existing normative documents;
  • Possession of a scope and level of knowledge sufficient to enable the individual to select inspection methods and tests, and to assist in the establishment of inspection and test criteria where none are otherwise available;
  • A general familiarity with coating materials, fabrics and structures protected by painting and coating, application methods and associated areas;
  • The ability to guide personnel below level 3.
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Course content

  • Corrosion
  • Cathodic protection
  • Design and construction
  • International standards
  • Quality management
  • Paint testing
  • Soluble salts
  • Specialist tests
  • Coating surveys
  • Please view our Advanced Mandatory Workshop agenda.

Study time

ICorr Level 2 Corrodere students
32 hours of online study. One day online advanced practical workshop. Online final examination.

New Corrodere students
72 hours of online study. One day online advanced practical workshop. Online final examination

Assessment centres

Online - Final assessments can be completed online from anywhere around the world.

Course fee

£1,345.00 + VAT (if applicable)


ICorr Level 3 Coating Inspector Certificate of Achievement. Valid 5 years.

Entry criteria

ICorr Level 2 Coating Inspection Certificate and 3 years of coating or painting inspection experience.
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