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PSI (Professional Scuba Inspector) COURSES
Visual Cylinder Inspector Course (VCI)
Visual Cylinder Inspector Refresher Course (VCIR)
Visual Cylinder Inspector Update Seminar (VCIU)
• Eddy Current Service Technician (ECT)
Valve Repair Technician (VRT)
Oxygen Cylinder Cleaning Technician (OCCT)

 Visual Cylinder Inspector Course (VCI)

Cost: $295

This certification course teaches the basics of conducting the annual visual inspections of solid wall and composite SCUBA and SCBA cylinders. The 6 - 8 hour course is suited for those new to visual inspection well as those who have been inspecting without formal training through its wide range of inspection subjects including damage limits, neck cracking, and laws affecting inspectors. Additionally, this course meets the OSHA and DOT requirements for employee HAZMAT training and attendants completing the course are qualified to conduct HAZMAT training for cylinder handlers. Previously certified inspectors may attend this full course under the VCIR for re-qualification. The course is open to anyone 16 years or older and no previous cylinder inspection experience is required. Participants receive certification as Visual Cylinder Inspectors upon course completion.

 Visual Cylinder Inspector Course Schedule (VCI)

  Course is offered upon request.
 


 Visual Cylinder Inspector Refresher Course (VCIR)

Cost: $195

Refresher courses allow previously certified inspectors (by PSI) to attend the full VCI course described above at a reduced price. Refresher participants receive re-certified as Visual Cylinder Inspectors upon course completion.

 Visual Cylinder Inspector Refresher Course Schedule (VCIR)

  Course is offered upon request.
 


 Visual Cylinder Inspector Update Seminar (VCIU)

Cost: $75

This one hour update is a very abbreviated version of the VCI course for those recently certified as Visual Cylinder Inspectors.  The update seminar focuses on recent changes to cylinders and inspection standards well as refreshing rusty skills.  Additionally, this update meets the OSHA and DOT 3 year retraining requirements for cylinder HAZMAT handling.  Participants receive a Certificate of Attendance upon completion.

 Visual Cylinder Inspector Update Seminar Schedule (VCIU)

 Course offered upon request.
 


 Eddy Current Service Technician (ECT)

Cost: $175

Eddy Current testing is a powerful addition to visual cylinder inspection however many in the industry continue to use such devices on the wrong cylinders or fail to operate the equipment properly.  This 3 - 4 hour course provides Visual Cylinder Inspectors with the added training to know when and how to conduct a proper Eddy Current Tests of SCUBA and SCBA cylinders in addition to hands on experience with Eddy Current devices.  Attendants are required to be certified by PSI as Visual Cylinder Inspectors and participants receive certification as Eddy Current Service Technician upon course completion.

 Eddy Current Service Technician Schedule (ECT)

 Course offered upon request..


 Valve Repair Technician (VRT)

Cost: $150

This 3 hour course provides a broad overview of valve types, valve repair and valve care. It is approved by the valve manufacturers. Students will be provided a Certificate of Completion.

 Valve Repair Technician Schedule (VRT)

 Course offered upon request.
 


 Oxygen Cylinder Cleaning Technician (OCCT)

Cost: $150

PSI's newest addition to the specialty courses, you will be provided the knowledge you need to meet the federal and cylinder manufacturers requirements for cleaning enriched air cylinders.
 

 Oxygen Cylinder Cleaning Technician (OCCT)

 Course offered upon request.
 


 
 
 
 

 
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