A certification program offering a practical approach for those wanting to become CP testers and for those who simply want to understand readings.
Review the class information, available dates, requirements, prices and contact info below.
Thousands of underground storage tanks (USTs) require the periodic monitoring of cathodic protection. Industry experts will show you the latest methods for monitoring and troubleshooting cathodic protection systems. This will enable your firm to help clients meet environmental compliance regulations.
This course is focused on the real-world needs of individuals and companies that plan to conduct field testing of cathodic protection monitoring on systems such as sti-P3 tanks.
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Our program times out in 30 mins, so please have your credit information ready before the registration process.
Early Registration Deadline
Wait List & Education Connection
Class seats are limited. Please register early. If the class you are seeking is closed and you would like to be placed on our waiting list or, if you'd like to be notified of upcoming classes through our Education Connection newsletter, contact Tiffany Multra at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Daily Class Schedule
First Day: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Second Day: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Exam is given at the end of the last training day, typically takes 1-2 hours.
How Cathodic Protection Works
Monitoring Cathodic Protection
Hands on Demonstration
The course also covers how to test impressed current systems, including instant off readings and shunt calculations.
STI/SPFA offers the following discounts. Early Registration, Government Employee/State Regulator, STI/SPFA Fabricator Member and 4 or more (from same company, registering at the same time). The early registration discount payment must reach our office 35 days prior to the date of the class, otherwise the full amount applies. It is the responsibility of the registrant to submit payment in a timely manner. Membership description can be found at the bottom of this page.
Regular Attendee Rate
$789 or $895
Regular Attendee Early Registration Rate
$689 or $795
Government Employee/State Regulator Rate
$689 or $795
Government Employee/State Regulator Early Registration Rate
$589 or $695
STI/SPFA Fabricator /Affiliate Member Rate
*STI/SPFA MEMBER 10% DISCOUNT: The rates for STI/SPFA Members include a membership discount. If your company is not a member of STI/SPFA, please do not select STI/SPFA Member rates. STI/SPFA Fabricator Members are companies that pay yearly dues to STI/SPFA and typically produce steel storage tanks, field erected water tanks, pressure vessels and heat exchangers, pipe and pipelines. STI/SPFA Affiliate Members are companies that pay yearly dues to STI/SPFA and are engaged in the business of supplying components, materials, or services for fabrication of steel products.
CP and AST certificate holders do not qualify for the Fabricator Member discount. See bottom of page for further information.
Click this link for information about STI/SPFA Fabricator membership. Click this link for information about STI/SPFA Affiliate Membership.
ATTENDANCE & PAYMENT
Attendance at courses is limited. Please register early as courses fill up quickly. Advance registration accompanied by fee payment in full is required to guarantee your reservation. Payment in full is due at the time of registration. STI regrets that it cannot be responsible for any loss or damages incurred as a result of cancellation of a course by STI for any reason. This includes, but is not limited to, airfare penalties. Prices for courses and products are subject to change without advance notice.
REGISTRATION FEES: Registration form must be accompanied with payment in order to hold your reservation. Registration fees are in US Dollars for courses offered in the United States and Canada. Elsewhere, other fees in local currencies may apply. Contact STI or the local contact before making final plans. Not all classes qualify for the following fees. Prices are subject to change.
DISCOUNT RATES: Advance Early Discount Rate: Registration with payment must be received at our office 35 days prior to the course date. This includes the 4 or more discount, government/state regulators, STI members, and the early registration discount rate.
4 or More Discount Rate: All four (or more) registrants must be from the same company, i.e., same company name, same work address, same city and state. If you are taking advantage of the early discount rate along with the 4 or more, payment must reach our office by the early registration deadline or the regular rate will apply. No exceptions. Please call Tiffany at 224-286-6321 if you'd like to take advantage of this discount or have questions about the 4 or More discount.
Steel Tank Institute / Steel Plate Fabricators Association Membership
STI/SPFA is a trade association representing fabricators of steel construction products and their suppliers. Member companies produce steel storage tanks, field erected water tanks, pressure vessels and heat exchangers, and pipelines. Their customers are from the petrochemical, power generation, food, pharmaceutical, fuels, waste water and water transmission industries.