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Register for a Surface Preparation and Paint Application for Power Tool Cleaning Operators and Brush and Roll Paint Applicators (C6) Course offering
Note: Registering for this course includes the written and practical certification exams
Ensure all prerequisite forms are filled out and returned to AMPP
C6 Prerequisite Form
Students wishing to achieve the C6 Certification must pass the written and hands-on exams.
Each student must also obtain written confirmation from his or her employer's human resource manager that the student has done a minimum of 150 documented hours experience in hand and power tool surface preparation and brush and roller coating application in an industrial or marine environment prior to qualifying for the C6 Certification.
The following items must be submitted to SSPC no later than two weeks before the scheduled course:
Please note: In order to be eligible for C6 Certification Program, the pre-requisite form must be completed and signed by your HR Manager and given to SSPC two weeks prior to the course start date. Failure to fill out the form truthfully, or any instance of providing inaccurate information, will result in immediate denial or revocation of the C6 Certification. Failure to cooperate with the program instructors, or properly prepare for the hands-on Certification session.