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Underground Structures Corrosion Training Offered at AUCSC 2019

The 64th annual Appalachian Underground Corrosion Short Course (AUCSC 2019) will take place May 7-9, 2019, in Morgantown, WV.  Detailed information and on-line registration is available at

AUCSC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit educational association, offering over 100 hours of basic, intermediate, and advanced training, and providing attendees with technical information about the causes and prevention of corrosion on underground structures.  Licensed professional engineers (P.E.’s) may earn professional development hours (PDH’s) for attending AUCSC; P.E.’s should submit proof of their completion of AUCSC courses to their state’s engineering licensing board.  A NACE Technician Review Course is also offered, and AUCSC course hours may be applied towards NACE recertification requirements. NACE will offer its NACE Corrosion Exam during AUCSC 2019; please contact NACE directly for additional information regarding the exam at (281) 228-6211.  

The pre-registration fee for the entire AUCSC 2019 program is $150.00 before May 1, and on-site registration is $200.00. Please visit for pre-registration and additional information, or contact AUCSC at or (304) 293-4307.

AUCSC will also be hosting a second annual, one-mile “Fun Run.”  The entry fee will be $10 with all participants receiving a T-shirt to commemorate the run.  Please refer to the AUCSC website for payment, date, time, and location information.