Navigating NAVSEA Standard Item 009-32 eCourse (009-32)

NAVSEA ecourse

Navigating NAVSEA Standard Item 009-32 eCourse (009-32)

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.

This eCourse 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.

Who should attend

Those coating contractors, inspectors, and suppliers who need to gain a better understanding of the NAVSEA 009-32 requirements.

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Learning objectives

  • Introduction to NAVSEA Standard Item 009-32
  • Surface preparation criteria
  • Coating application criteria
  • Inspection and documentation criteria
  • Tables 1-9: Criteria for options for different specific vessel areas
  • Exercises on navigating the standard item and its tables and ASTM F718 product data sheets

Course completion

    Each participant will access the course materials and complete the exercises online. The written exam consists of 25 multiple-choice questions. To receive a certificate and CEUs, you must complete all modules and exercises and attain at least 70% on the exam. All certification and renewal applicants will be required to complete the AMPP ethics training program OR an equivalent training and provide proof of completion as part of the certification application or renewal process.

    End of course exam

    Upon successful completion of the end of module assessment, students will receive a printable certificate of completion.

    Navigating NAVSEA Standard Item 009-32
    16 Week Semester


    No prior training or experience is required.

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