460-Corrosion Prevention and Control - Courses

Name: Corrosion Prevention and Control
Description:

This course gives maintenance technicians and engineers training in the control and prevention of aircraft corrosion. Topics include the types of corrosion, removal methods, preventive maintenance and the corrosion prevention and control program. This course includes lectures, demonstrations and class exercises.

Upon completion of the course the student will be able to:

  • Identify the forms of corrosion found during normal aircraft maintenance and their contributing causes.

  • Identify indications of corrosion on aircraft structures and inspection methods to detect and evaluate the size of the corrosion damage.

  • Describe the actions necessary to correctly remove corrosion found on aircraft structure and repair the damage.

  • Identify preventive processes and maintenance actions to eliminate or minimize corrosion problems.

  • Identify the areas of special concern based on the latest operator reported corrosion experiences and proposed solutions.

  • Identify available resources within Boeing to help solve corrosion-related problems.

  • Explain the need for a comprehensive Corrosion Prevention and Control Program (CPCP) within each airplane maintenance program.

  • Understand economic consequences of poor preventive maintenance or delayed corrective actions for corrosion control.

Outline:

  • Corrosion Basics

  • Contributing Causes

  • Forms of Corrosion

  • Indications of Corrosion

  • Inspection Methods

  • Corrective Action

  • Preventive Maintenance

  • Corrosion Prone Areas

  • Corrosion Prevention and Control Program

Length:  5 days

This course is intended for Boeing aircraft structural repair technicians and engineers.

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