SSPC Certification provides our employees additional knowledge and expertise that provides our customers better value and service.
The Society for Protective Coatings (SSPC) is one of A&K Painting Company’s continuing education providers. SSPC is an IACET accredited education and training provider. We also utilize their coating industry standards. SSPC is the leading source of information on surface preparation, coating selection, coating application, environmental regulations, and health and safety issues that affect the protective coatings industry.
SSPC is the only non-profit association that is focused on the protection and preservation of concrete, steel and other industrial and marine structures and surfaces through the use of high-performance protective, marine, and industrial coatings.
SSPC Certified A&K Staff Members
Concrete Coatings Inspector
This course and certification cover proper methods of inspecting surface preparation and installation of industrial protective coatings on concrete industrial structures and facilities. Training and certification testing include:
- Inspection & Treating Substrate Problems That Affect Coating Quality
- Inspection of Ambient and Substrate Conditions
- Inspecting Surface Preparation Equipment
- Inspecting and Testing Abrasive Blast Media
- Safety Hazard Inspection
- Inspecting Surface Preparation
- Inspecting Coating Application on Concrete
- Coating Specifications
Project Management for the Industrial Painting Contractor
This course and certification cover project management concepts used on industrial painting projects. These include an in-depth review of project contracts, building safety into all projects, project coordination on the job-site, and risk planning.