Gain professional knowledge through our personal certification as a DIN-Certified Coating Inspector
Corrosion damage still causes major economic losses throughout the economy. Firstly, through costly repair measures, and secondly through production losses. Corrosion protection measures help to avoid or minimize these losses. For most of the metals to be protected against corrosion, coating systems and coatings are used.
Coatings can only effectively protect against corrosion, however, if they are done properly. This requires special knowledge about types and signs of corrosion as well as the protective measures to be taken. Through training and further education as a DIN-Certified Coating Inspector, you or one of your employees will obtain the necessary knowledge.
The certification program "DIN-Certified Coating Inspector / Surface Treatment Inspector" is the testing specification for the DIN certification for coating inspectors. Through cooperation with our training partners, we provide training and testing sites for this certification in Germany and Austria. Register now with a suitable training partner and find a convenient examination date!
DIN-Certified Coating Inspector - create trust with customers with professional corrosion protection
With a certification as a DIN-Certified Coating Inspector / Surface Treatment Inspector, you or your staff will acquire the required corrosion protection technical knowledge and, thus, deeper, practical experience. As a qualified coating inspector, you have the practical skills to select and apply corrosion protection systems.
Therefore, not only can you be sure that your steel structures resist corrosion. With a personal certification, DIN-Certified Coating Inspectors have the qualification and necessary knowledge to document the corrosion protection for your customers.
Three steps to becoming a DIN-Certified Coating Inspector
Our DIN certification as a coating inspector is made in cooperation with our training partners in the following three steps:
In order to apply for a certification, an application and certain forms of proof must be submitted in writing to DIN CERTCO.
- Testing & Certification
Through our training partners, the required knowledge and the necessary practical skills for coating inspectors are taught within the framework of a 10-day course "Coating Inspectors / Surface Treatment Inspectors".
Afterwards, proof of the theoretical knowledge and the practical skills will be given in the form of a written and practical examination.
If the test results are positive, DIN CERTCO will issue you a certificate with a validity of five years. As a DIN-Certified Coating Inspector, you will also receive an ID to document your qualification on the construction site.
- Maintaining the technical expertise
As a DIN-Certified Coating Inspector, you must regularly demonstrate throughout the validity period of the certificate, that you use your knowledge and skills. Once the validity period of the certificate has expired, the certificate can be renewed for an additional five years, provided that you fulfill the prerequisites.
Coating inspector certification
Your accredited partner for a qualification as a DIN-Certified Coating Inspector
The accredited training partners of DIN CERTCO provide you with all the necessary knowledge and skills to obtain a DIN certificate in a 10-day course. We remain by your side on your way to becoming a certified coating inspector.
We will answer your organizational and technical questions.
Documents for the certification as a DIN-Certified Coating Inspector
|Application Form – DIN-Geprüft Surface Treatment Inspector||119 KB||Download|
|Certification Scheme DIN-Geprüft Surface Treatment Inspector||452 KB||Download|
|Schedule of Fees Surface Treatment Inspectors||217 KB||Download|
|Leaflet Evidence Surface Treatment Inspector||152 KB||Download|
|Testing-, Registration- and Certification Regulations||320 KB||Download|
|General Terms and Conditions||327 KB||Download|
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