Aerospace Engineer Coatings Application Training

Aero Engineering

Aerospace Engineer Coatings Application (AERO ENG) Training Course

The objective of this course is to support corrosion prevention and control during the lifecycle of the Department of Defense systems. The course familiarizes engineers with corrosion mitigation, coating application, and inspection practices through multiple workshops and problem-solving exercises.

Who should attend

Aerospace engineers involved with corrosion mitigation, coating application, and inspection should take this course.

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Why attend – benefits of attending

After attending this course you will be able to:

  • Recognize those military documents and specifications used in corrosion control of aircraft
  • Identify the coatings applied to aircraft
  • Define the performance properties needed to qualify, validate, and verify coatings for aircraft
  • Identify coating defects and failures and define methods for prevention and repair
  • Define the requirements of a proper inspection method

What this course covers

  • Applicable military documents
  • Corrosion control and basics
  • Surface preparation
  • Coating qualification, validation, and verification
  • Coating types and application
  • Safety
  • Coating defects and failures
  • Coating and corrosion inspection

Course Format

This course features modules, workshops, and quizzes. At the end of the course, a 25-question, multiple-choice final examination is given. In addition to completing all of the course modules, a passing grade of 70% or higher is needed on the final exam to receive a certificate of completion and CEUs.

4 Day Course
3.0 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)


No prior training or experience is required

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