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WHAT IS SSPC?

SSPC is the leading source of information on surface preparation, coating selection, coating application, environmental regulations, and health and safety issues that affect the protective coatings industry. SSPC sets the industry standard and provides training and certification to professionals around the world who are focused on protecting global infrastructure from the devastating effects of corrosion.
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SINCE 1950, SSPC HAS SET THE STANDARD OF PERFORMANCE IN THE PROTECTIVE COATINGS INDUSTRY

  • SSPC programs are dedicated to protecting these industries:
  • Transportation & Infrastructure
  • Water & Waste/Water Treatment
  • Military & Defense
  • Commercial Marine
  • Power Generation & Transmission
  • Oil, Gas, & Fracking
  • And anywhere protective coatings are used to stop corrosion

LEAVE A LASTING IMPACT

Whether you’re just staring out in the protective coatings industry or want to hold your quality of work to a higher standard, the SSPC Career Pathways can help you identify which trainings and certifications can help you reach your goals.

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SEARCH ALL CERTIFICATIONS

SSPC offers world-class training for blasters, painters, inspectors, engineers, and more. Find an SSPC certified craft worker for your next project using our Certification Search.

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BECOME A MEMBER

Whether you are a 30-year industry veteran or just starting out, SSPC membership provides you with inside access to the industry’s best resources for training, certification, standards, and information.

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ABOUT SSPC: THE SOCIETY FOR PROTECTIVE COATINGS

Since 1950, SSPC has been The Coatings Society. Learn more about our organization.

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Phone: +1-412-281-2331 | Toll-free (US & Canada): 877-281-7772 | E-mail: info@sspc.org