• NACE equips society to protect people, assets and
    the environment from the adverse effects of corrosion.
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NACE By the Numbers

In today’s working environment, continuous learning and professional development are required to stay competitive and abreast of new developments. This is especially so in the field of corrosion, an industry that is based around technology and innovation. Continued education through NACE is an investment in your career that offers many tangible benefits.

A NACE course can launch a new career, broaden your area of expertise, or be used as a refresher for any one element of your work. It can demonstrate your commitment to your profession, show continued mastery of your field, and offer greater recognition and credibility from your peers, within your company or in today’s competitive job market. NACE is your place to turn to in achieving your career goals. Our courses are designed for continued, career-long professional development and may be taken as stand-alone training or as part of the path toward achieving certification. NACE credentials are the ultimate proof of competence in the corrosion industry and we look forward to seeing you in a career-building class this year.

Interested in what courses form each of our programs? Check here to learn more on All Training Programs.

Demonstrating our commitment to education, the NACE Training Center accommodates more than 3,000 students per year and offers more than 125 courses on campus. Tools include a cathodic protection test field, industrial structure test sites and industrial coatings blast and paint lab.


Scholarships offered annually to students with the drive to become contributing members in the corrosion industry. To learn more, visit the NACE Foundation.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Paid or guaranteed registrations cancelled in writing at least 35 calendar days in advance of a class will receive a full refund, less a $60 service fee. Paid or guaranteed registrations cancelled in writing 34 to 3 days before a class will receive a refund of 50% of the registration fee. No refund or credit will be issued on cancellation requests received less than three business days before a class begins. Transfer to another class is permitted one time, with the following fees: 35 or more days in advance of the start date, the fee is $45; 34-4 days before the start date, the fee is $115. Transfers will not be accepted three business days before a class begins (no telephone request will be accepted) it must be submitted in writing. Exam Only fees and Exam Only Retake Fees are nonrefundable.