Since July 1st, 2013, all certifications for NACE International has been administered and managed by the NACE Institute. NACE International continues to set the standard for corrosion education worldwide, as part of its mission to protect people, assets and the environment from corrosion.
Built upon decades of knowledge and expertise from industry subject matter experts, the NACE International Institute certifications are the most recognized and widely accepted corrosion certifications in the world.


Why should you get a NACE Certification?
• Personnel qualifications are reaching the highest level of standardization ever; a necessity in a global economy.
• Worldwide businesses rely on the NACE Institute certifications as a metric for increased standardization of personnel performance.
• The value of a certification held by someone increases as new international standards related to that certification unfold.

Why is it important to renew your certification every three (3) years?
• Enjoy more job opportunities – a current certification keeps you job-eligible.
• Inclusion in the NACE Institute certification database used by employers – the most frequently visited area of the NACE Institute Web site.
• To access your NACE Institute account and recertify online, please login now.

Available Certification Programs

• Cathodic Protection
• Coating Inspector
• General Coatings
• General Corrosion
• Pipeline Industry
• Specialty Programs


DASH International Training Center: Dubai, UAE

NACE is the destination for corrosion control and protective coatings professionals throughout the world. Its extensive offering of technical resources dedicated to the corrosion control and mitigation is unrivaled by any other association or organization. Likewise, its training solutions are in a category unto themselves.

To give students the proper skillsets and knowledge they need to succeed in the workplace, it’s important to have adequate training facilities where students can learn and practice on similar tools and equipment that they’ll use at their jobs.

That’s why  DASH   offers a dedicated training   to prepare for  all training’s courses  provided by NACE so you can  be prepared  for seminar and exam .

Be your best professional self. Train with the best.

Available Courses

Entrust your career development to NACE, the premiere provider of corrosion/coating training with the following courses, many of which can be stepping-stones toward the world’s most widely recognized and accepted certifications administered by the NACE International Institute (NII).

Coatings Inspector Program Training

Combining classroom study, discussion, and hands-on practice, the courses introduce specifiers, applicators, inspectors, blasters, manufacturers, owner’s representatives, and technical salesmen to the basics of corrosion control, paint application and inspection, and project management in a way that results in billions of dollars in cost savings.

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Cathodic Protection Program Training

The only program of its kind and an industry standard, NACE Cathodic Protection Program provides students with the theoretical and practical fundamentals for testing, evaluating, and designing both galvanic and impressed current cathodic protection systems.

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Basic Corrosion

This course covers a basic but thorough review of causes of corrosion and the methods by which corrosion is identified, monitored, and controlled.

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Corrosion Under Insulation (CUI)

Corrosion Under Insulation (CUI) is one of the most well-known phenomena and major problems in the process industries.

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Pipeline Coating Applicator (PCA) Training

This course is designed specif ically to train coating inspectors to conduct inspections in nuclear power plants (NPPs), and is also used as a primer to familiarize non CIP-certified personnel with NPP coating requirements.

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Protective Coating Specialist – Basic Principles (PCS 1)

The PCS 1 Basic Principles introduces both the theoretical and practical aspects of using coatings to control corrosion and the economic benefits of managing them. Common corrosion control coatings are def ined and when, how, and where they should be used.

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Protective Coating Specialist – Advanced (PCS 2)

The PCS 2 Advanced course provides advanced level technology topics related to protective coatings.

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Coatings in Conjunction with Cathodic Protection (CCCP)

This course focuses on the control of metallic corrosion by protective coatings and cathodic protection, with coatings as the primary method of control supplemented by cathodic protection.

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Corrosion Control in the Refining Industry

The NACE coursework covers the effects of corrosion on the production environment and addresses methods to implement corrosion control throughout the full lifecycle, from material selection and design to maintenance.

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Internal Corrosion for Pipelines – Basic

The Internal Corrosion for Pipelines – Basic course introduces the fundamentals of implementing, monitoring, and maintaining an internal corrosion control program as part of an overall pipeline integrity management program.

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Internal Corrosion for Pipelines – Advanced

This course focuses on the monitoring techniques and mitigation strategies required to assess internal corrosion and develop and manage internal corrosion control programs.

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Pipeline Corrosion Integrity Management

The Pipeline Corrosion Integrity Management (PCIM) course serves as the key training track for the PCIM professional who focuses on the implementation and management of an integrity program for a pipeline system.

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Pipeline Corrosion Assessment Field Techniques (P-CAFT)

The Pipeline Corrosion Assessment Field Techniques course covers corrosion basic principles and theory, field techniques, direct assessment, in-line inspection and hydro testing techniques, indirect inspections, direct examination, safety and data documentation.

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