The ICATS Managers/Engineers Industrial Coating Awareness course

The module covers the following subjects:

  • Introduction, Health and Safety in Industrial Painting

  • Preparation Standards, Blasting and Abrasives

  • Mechanical and manual preparation

  • Other surface preparation methods

  • Painting Specification, Toolbox talks and Paint technology

  • Scale of Nobility, Convertible and Non Convertible Coatings

  • Over-painting existing paint systems

  • Paint Manufacturers, Paint Faults, QC and QA


The ICA faces many issues within Industrial Coatings. It is recognized that the ICA role can be misunderstood, leading to a potentially dangerous situation or misinterpretation and expectation of what can or not be achieved.

The course is available to any manager, engineer or person requiring a better understanding of Industrial painting practices and procedures.


This is a structured training module for all managers, engineers and any persons requiring further information as to site activities by the ICA, Industrial Coating Applicator

The course is a one day classroom based presentation.

Courses take place on a regular basis at our Northampton Training facility and other locations.


How to apply?

Click on this link to download the application form