T-110 - Introduction to Materials and Corrosion


The course covers the basics of materials selection and the different types of corrosion and degradation followed by all the corrosion mechanisms in the refining/petrochemical Industry.

Corrosion prevention, corrosion monitoring, quality and failure analysis and FFS (Fit For Service Analysis) will also be covered.

Designed for

Starting corrosion engineers, inspection engineers and maintenance / operations staff who are involved with materials and corrosion issues.


This course will develop competencies (skills and knowledge) in the following areas:

  • Materials selection Quality issues relating to materials
  • Basics of corrosion
  • The different corrosion mechanisms
  • Specific corrosion and degradation problems in the Petro-chemical Industry
  • Corrosion prevention, monitoring and control
  • Failure analysis
  • The Risk Based Inspection (RBI) process in relation to Integrity Management
  • Non Destructive Testing (NDT)
  • Competences addressed
  • Corrosion engineering
  • Inspection
  • Reliability engineering
  • Maintenance


This course can be arranged for at client’s location and can be tailored to the client’s wishes.


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