PCI's certification programs support the entire powder coating marketplace and improve the quality of powder coating finishes available. Whether your interest is to apply coatings on steel, aluminum, heat sensitive substrates or a functional application, the PCI Certification program is for you.

PCI 3000 Certification, developed for custom coaters, and PCI 4000 Certification, developed for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), is an extensive audit program that evaluates business practices, process elements, equipment, capabilities, employee competencies and quality control capabilities of a coater in order to produce a high quality powder coated product with a high degree of customer satisfaction. There are twelve elements in all.

The certified coater will benefit in the following ways:

There are a number of PCI certification standards that certify for the use of powder coating on:

Download details of the audit process.

Download certification process agreement document.

PCI 3000 Certified Companies

PCI 4000 Certified Companies


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