Candidates with or without experience in the painting/coating industry. Most candidates will go on to sit the BGAS/CSWIP Blast Cleaning/Preparation Operative Grade 5A examination.
Safety rules and regulations, blasting standard interpretation, rust grade identification, blasting equipment, equipment maintenance, blasting abrasives, inspection tools, ventilation protection, blasting, handtools, and/or power tools cleaning, materials, handling, housekeeping.
The minimum duration for experience in the painting/ coating industry prior to or following success in the qualification examination is 1 month.
For more information on the BGAS-CSWIP scheme, please view the BGAS-CSWIP scheme document