Training for DoD Personnel, Industry, and University Students


Courses Sponsored by the Defense Acquisition University (DAU) and the DoD Corrosion Policy and Oversight Office

The Defense Acquisition University course (CLM 038) provides introductory information about corrosion and its underlying principles. This course also presents an overview of how corrosion poses a threat to infrastructure and equipment. In addition, the DoD Corrosion Policy and Oversight Office and its partners have developed courses in the essentials of coatings specifications (CSE 01) and basic corrosion (CPO CBC) for users in all U.S. military departments and private industry sectors, as well as university students in science, engineering, and technology disciplines.

University of Akron - Principles of Corrosion, Materials, Mitigation, and Management 201 Series

The University of Akron 201 Series is a set of comprehensive corrosion courses on the basics of corrosion, characteristics and impact of materials, corrosion prevention and mitigation techniques, and corrosion management methodology.

Naval Air Corrosion Inspection and Prevention Learning Performance Aids

The Naval Air Corrosion Inspection and Prevention Learning Performance Aids are courses that provide information about the Focus Area List (FAL) to help users better understand the procedures for the identification and prevention of corrosion on the C-2, E-2, F/A-18, and H-60 aircraft.

University of Akron - Corrosion Management, Monitoring, Inspection, and Failure Analysis 202 Series

The University of Akron 202 Series is a set of corrosion courses with thorough discussion on the following topics: corrosion management, corrosion monitoring, inspection techniques, and failure analysis.

Corrosion Comprehension Series (featuring LeVar Burton)

The Corrosion Comprehension Series videos (featuring LeVar Burton) are instructional videos on various corrosion topics: corrosion as the pervasive menace, corrosion and polymers, ceramic uses against corrosion, corrosive environments, corrosion policies, and accelerated corrosion testing and tracking.