Before coating a surface even begins, it must be cleaned and prepared. Taking this class will supply you with a better understanding of NAVSEA, Navy specified requirements, and system application criteria in order to produce a quality product.


Level: Basic
Duration: 1 Day (8 Hours)
Includes: Written Exam
Class Times: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Cost: Member – $395, NonMember – $595
Credits: 0.7 CEUs
Certification Term: n/a
Prerequisites: No

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This one-day course describes the naval ship cleaning and painting requirements found in NAVSEA Standard Item 009-32. It covers the cleanliness, surface preparation, coating application requirements, and system application instructions for various Navy vessels. Requirements of referenced standards are also reviewed.


  • Introduction to NAVSEA Standard Item 009-32
  • Surface preparation criteria
  • Coating application criteria
  • Inspection and documentation criteria
  • Criteria for options for different specific vessel areas
  • Summary of industry standards referenced in NAVSEA Standard Item 009-32
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Dates: 11/29/2019 - 11/29/2019
Event: Navigating Standard Item 009-32
Location: Norfolk, VA USA
Register By: 11/8/2019