This course aims to give technicians and operators working in the petroleum field, basic theoretical and practical knowledge to well understand corrosion phenomenon that they will inevitably encounter in their professional life, and the different effective methods to healthily prolong the life of petroleum structures.
At the end of this course, they must be able to identify the different forms of corrosion, the factors likely to give rise to this disease, and the best protective method.
Chapter I : Corrosion consequences, definition, Corrosion morphology
Chapter II : The electrochemical corrosion
Chapter III : Factors responsible for corrosion
Chapter IV : Oilfield corrosion
Chapitre V : Corrosion inhibitors
Chapter VI : Cathodic Protection
Chapter VII : Coating