Welcome to IBC Training – Train the painter the internationally accredited coating applicator training and certification programme created and developed by experts throughout the industry.
Offering industrial coating applicators, blasters and sprayers with a comprehensive package of training modules that ensure professionalism, promote good working practice and a thorough insight into methods of surface treatment and application of protective coatings.

This comprehensive and unique training programme, available in multiple languages, is delivered in the classroom and onsite by professionally trained trainers who assess the operatives rigorously throughout the training programme ensuring workmanship meets the high standards expected by both onshore and offshore companies worldwide.

To set up a Training Centre or to request further information about training operatives within your company please contact the relevant office below.

Training Videos
Blast Chamber

Grit Blasting in large Blast Chamber.

Onsite Temporary Enclosure

Grit Blasting in Temporary Enclosure.

Dry – Ice Blasting

Dry Ice Blasting Offshore Module.

Mechanical Preparation

Rotary Wire Brush.

Mechanical Preparation

Needle Gun for hard to reach areas.

Spray Painting

Spray Painting.

PFP fireproofing

PFP fireproofing

Train The Painter Approved Training Centre

Comprehensive knowledge & commitment...

Brendan Fitzsimons Managing Director of Fitz-Coatings Limited

"I am fortunate to have seen Tom deliver coating applicator courses in abrasive blast cleaning and spray painting. Tom has a comprehensive knowledge of the coatings industry and his training and delivery skills are excellent. The students get a trainer that is 100% committed to education and will ensure a transfer of skills during group or individual classroom and practical training."

Tremendous student feedback...

Lucy Pavia, Director, Corrodere Limited

"We have had tremendous student feedback from coating applicator where Tom has been a lead trainer.”

Highly informative SSPC coatings, blasting & inspection modules...

Alan Nesbitt | Retired Senior Operations Manager

"Fantastic news to see you are offering the highly informative SSPC coatings, blasting and inspection modules in Australia, I myself was in the surface preparation and coatings industry for 51 years, man and boy and made every mistake there was, I find it amazing that the new generation of personnel coming into the game have this wealth of knowledge at their fingertips and with IBCT help and assistance can save themselves and their prospective employers years of stress, I only wish It was available 50 years ago it would have saved me endless sleepless nights, I wish you every success in the future."

Education & Training

Education and Training for the Surface Treatment and The Coatings Industry