SURFACE PREPARATION AND PAINT APPLICATION FOR POWER TOOL CLEANING OPERATIONS AND BRUSH AND ROLL PAINT APPLICATORS (C6)

SSPC’s C6 is the ideal course for someone beginning in the industrial coatings industry. Students will gain a foundation of expertise in proper hand and power tool surface preparation methods, as well as brush and roller coating application.

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Level: Basic
Duration: 2 days / 16 hours (includes written exam & hands-on skill assessment)
Class Times: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Cost: Member $820 | Non-member $1,020
Credits: 0.7 CEUs
Certification Term: 5 years
Prerequisites: Yes

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COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course is designed to instruct industrial/marine painters in proper hand and power tool surface preparation methods and brush and roller coating application, in accordance with good paint practice. Each student must also submit a prerequisite form showing a minimum of 150 documented hours hand and power tool cleaning and brush and roll coating application in an industrial or marine environment prior to qualifying.

COURSE CONTENT

  • Corrosion basics
  • Corrosion control process
  • Solvent cleaning
  • Hand-tool cleaning to SSPC-SP 2
  • Power-tool cleaning to SSPC-SP 3, 11, and 15
  • Assessing surface cleanliness according to SSPC-VIS 3
  • Coating basics for brush and roll application
  • Brush and roll application
  • Use of wet and dry film thickness gages
  • Determining the extent of curing
  • Safety during hand and power tool cleaning and brush and roll application
Under the DoD Corrosion Prevention and Control Program, funding has been provided for certain courses to train DoD, Army, Navy, and Air Force personnel. For more information on how to take advantage of attending a course for free, click the icon to the left.
SSPC’s training and certifications are recognized by several agencies both internationally and domestically.
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Dates: 12/12/2019 - 12/13/2019
Event: Surface Preparation and Paint Application for PowerTool (C6)
Location: National City, CA USA
Register By: 11/21/2019
Dates: 2/21/2020 - 2/22/2020
Event: Surface Preparation and Paint Application for PowerTool (C6)
Location: Pittsburgh, PA USA
Register By: 1/31/2020
Dates: 3/30/2020 - 3/31/2020
Event: Surface Preparation and Paint Application for PowerTool (C6)
Location: Newington, NH USA
Register By: 3/9/2020
Dates: 6/12/2020 - 6/13/2020
Event: Surface Preparation and Paint Application for PowerTool (C6)
Location: Pittsburgh, PA USA
Register By: 5/22/2020
Dates: 10/15/2020 - 10/16/2020
Event: Surface Preparation and Paint Application for PowerTool (C6)
Location: Columbus, OH USA
Register By: 9/24/2020
Dates: 10/23/2020 - 10/24/2020
Event: Surface Preparation and Paint Application for PowerTool (C6)
Location: Pittsburgh, PA USA
Register By: 10/2/2020
Dates: 12/9/2020 - 12/10/2020
Event: Surface Preparation and Paint Application for PowerTool (C6)
Location: National City, CA USA
Register By: 11/18/2020