Coatings Inspector

Hybrid Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
Finishing Trades Institute
Industries
O*Net Code
51-9061.00
Rapids Code
2051HY
Req. Hours
0
State
DC
Created
Apr 04, 2021
Updated
Apr 04, 2021

Competency-Based Skills

8 skill sets | 8 total skills
Recognize and execute the duties, responsibilities, and authority of a coatings inspector including ethics, safety and conflict prevention.
Identify types of corrosion; properties of a coating, coatings classification, modes of protection; coating types and curing mechanisms.
Describe how coatings inspection can prevent premature coating failure and identify common modes for coatings failure.
Perform coating inspections using non-destructive techniques and inspection instruments; test instruments for measurement of environmental or ambient conditions.
Identify proper surface preparation techniques, equipment, methods and standards for abrasive blasting, solvent cleaning and power and manual tool cleaning.
Demonstrate the ability to develop pre-job or preconstruction conference and an inspection plan/procedure with thorough documentation and log book content.
Identify the differences between quality assurance and quality control and the impact to coatings performance.
Compare inspection results to specification requirements.

Technical Instruction

Introduction to the Union and Finishing Trades
Analyze the IUPAT’s role in the labor movement from 1887 to the Present.
# | 32 hrs
Identify the organizational responsibilities of the IUPAT to its members.
# | 32 hrs
Demonstrate the individual’s responsibilities as a IUPAT member.
# | 32 hrs
Recognize the structure of the IUPAT at the International, District Council, and Local Union levels.
# | 32 hrs
Display good character and ethical behavior in all matters personal and professional.
# | 32 hrs
Demonstrate effective skills and knowledge using computers and related technology and applications.
# | 32 hrs
Utilize trade-related tools and equipment.
# | 32 hrs
Interpret drawings related to the finishing trades.
# | 32 hrs
Apply trade math calculations on the job.
# | 32 hrs
Demonstrate sustainable/green building design awareness on all construction sites and in all trade practices.
# | 32 hrs
Health and Safety
Recognize and apply the fundamentals of worker and jobsite safety (OSHA) on the construction site.
# | 32 hrs
Perform the proper application of First Aid, CPR, and AED on the job.
# | 32 hrs
Display healthy ergonomic practices in the workplace and on the construction site.
# | 32 hrs
Demonstrate awareness and lead-safe work practices on the jobsite.
# | 32 hrs
Leadership and Professional Development
Clearly and appropriately express ideas and other information through good oral, listening and writing skills to all levels of personnel.
# | 32 hrs
Demonstrate creativity, integrity and other influential qualities and characteristics necessary to successfully lead as a foreman, project manager or jobsite supervisor.
# | 32 hrs
Execute planning and organizational skills necessary to successfully complete a job on time and on budget.
# | 32 hrs
Recognize and apply emerging technologies in the occupation in order to elevate the industry.
# | 32 hrs
Applicator Training Basics
Corrosion
# | 40 hrs
Surface Preparation
# | 40 hrs
Abrasive Materials
# | 40 hrs
Coating Materials
# | 40 hrs
Application Methods of Protective Coatings
# | 40 hrs
Process
# | 40 hrs
Fundamentals of Protective Coatings
Corrosion and Corrosion Control
# | 40 hrs
Coating Types and Their Mechanisms and Protection
# | 40 hrs
Surface Preparation for Painting
# | 40 hrs
Application of Coatings
# | 40 hrs
Inspection and Quality Control
# | 40 hrs
Coatings for Steel Structures
# | 40 hrs
Coating Degradation, Defects, and Failures
# | 40 hrs
Coating of Concrete Surfaces
# | 40 hrs
Safety in Painting Operations
# | 40 hrs
Lead Paint Removal
Background Information on Lead and Other Toxic Metals
# | 40 hrs
Legal and Regulatory Overview
# | 40 hrs
Worker Protection from Lead and Other Toxic Metals
# | 40 hrs
Compliance with Air, Soil, Water/Sediment, and Dust Regulations
# | 40 hrs
Management of Solid and Hazardous Waste
# | 40 hrs
Sources of Lead Exposure
# | 40 hrs
Control of Environmental Releases
# | 40 hrs
Specifications and Site-Specific Compliance Plans
# | 40 hrs
Work Site Preparation
# | 40 hrs
Insurance and Bonding Issues
# | 40 hrs
Other Safety and Health Hazards
# | 40 hrs
Lead Paint Removal Refresher
Background Information
# | 40 hrs
Regulatory Update
# | 40 hrs
Worker Protection from Lead and Other Toxic Metals
# | 40 hrs
Control of Environmental Releases
# | 40 hrs
Safety Trained Supervisor Construction Exam Prep
Introduction to the STS-Construction Exam
# | 48 hrs
Supervisor-specific Safety Skills
# | 48 hrs
STS Construction Blueprint & Exam
# | 48 hrs
Elements of Safety Leadership
# | 48 hrs
Final STS-Construction Prep Exam
# | 48 hrs
CIP Level 1
Use of protective coatings to control corrosion
# | 48 hrs
Corrosion fundamentals such as properties of a coating, coating classification, and modes of protection
# | 48 hrs
Coating types and curing mechanisms
# | 48 hrs
Coating specifications including service environments and coating life cycle
# | 48 hrs
Surface preparation equipment, methods and standards for abrasive blasting, solvent cleaning and power and manual tool cleaning
# | 48 hrs
Coating application by brush, roller, mitt, and conventional and airless spray
# | 48 hrs
Role and responsibilities of the inspector including safety, ethics, and conflict prevention and decision making
# | 48 hrs
Inspection procedures and quality control
# | 48 hrs
Purpose and content of a pre-job conference
# | 48 hrs
Test instruments for measurement of environmental or ambient conditions
# | 48 hrs
Non-destructive test instruments
# | 48 hrs
Testing for non-visible contaminants
# | 48 hrs
Quality control issues, recognizing design and fabrication defects and coating failure modes
# | 48 hrs
Material safety data sheets (MSDS) and product technical data sheets
# | 48 hrs
Purpose and content of log book and report documentation
# | 48 hrs