Arabian American Center October Training & Development
Program Title:
Advanced Corrosion Control
30.09.2018 - 04.10.2018
$ 2750


Course Objective:

   This course aims at equipping participants with the knowledge and skills needed to conduct lab tests for bacteria using bacteria slides, serial dilutions bottles, understand corrosion forms and corrosion control techniques, also the course give short  brief abut corrosion protection, corrosion inhibition using chemicals, protective coating, material selection and Environmental and social impact of uncontrolled corrosion.

Target Audience:

              • Lab Technician I

              • Lab Technician II

              • Production Chemist

Course Contents:

              • The Basic Principal of Corrosion

              • Corrosion Impacts and Costs.

              • Theory of Corrosion.

              • The Electrical Circuit.

              • Where Corrosion Will be Occur ??


              • The Nature of Metals.

              • Corrosive Environment.

              • Factors Which Can Accelerate Corrosion Rate.

              • The Nature of Metals.

              • Corrosive Environment.


              • Factors Which Can Accelerate Corrosion Rate (Salinity, Oxygen ,Carbon Dioxide, Hydrogen

                 Sulfide H2S, PH of Water, Temperature, Velocity, Micro Organisms).

              • Corrosion forms (General Corrosion (Uniform Attack), Pitting Corrosion, Crevice Corrosion,

                 Galvanic Corrosion (Bimetallic Corrosion), Erosion Corrosion or Impingement, Cavitations,

                 Intergranular Corrosion, De-alloying Corrosion, Cracking Phenomena).

              • Microbial Corrosion (Aerobic Bacteria, Anaerobic Bacteria,  Mesophilic Bacteria,

                 Thermophilic Bacteria, Iron Oxidizing Bacteria, Sulphate Reducing Bacteria (SRB), Sulphide

                 Oxidizing Bacteria (SOB), Bacterial Survival and Growth Conditions,  Biocides, Inorganic

                 bactericides, Organic bactericides).

              • Corrosion Control

              • Corrosion Inhibitors.


              • Corrosion Control by removal of corrosive species.

              • Removing oxidizing agents.

              • Removing H2S sour gas.

              • Velocity of flow

              • Sulphate reducing bacteria

              • Corrosion control in oil field industries
              • Internal corrosion control using chemical injection
              • Conduct lab tests for bacteria using bacteria slides, serial dilutions bottles
              • Weight loss method
              • Chemical measurements

              • Electrical resistance probe
              • Linear polarization probe

              • Material Selection.

              • Alternation of Environment.


              • Lowering Temperature.

              • Decreasing Velocity.

              • Changing Concentration.

              • Electrochemical Techniques.

              • Coatings.


              • Metallic Inorganic Coatings.

              • Organic Coatings.

              • Structures that are cathodically protected.

              • Underground and underwater structures.

              • Above ground (internal surface only).


              • Floating Structures.

              • Principles and application.

              • Cathodic Protection Design and Application.

              • Applying impressed current cathodic protection for buried pipe line.

              • Cathodic Protection Design and Design Criteria.


              • Applying sacrificial anode cathodic protection technique for submersed in sea water pipeline.

              • Tanks cathodic protection.

              • Internal cathodic protection for topside tank base plates.

              • External cathodic protection for underside of tank base plates.

              • Water storage tanks.


              • Storage Tanks.

              • Corrosion Monitoring and techniques

              • Corroding Specimens.

              • Electrical and Electrochemical Methods.

              • Chemical Methods.


              • Non Destructive Testing.

              • Failure Analysis Records.

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