The time and expertise of a many members of NACE International have gone into the development of this course. Their dedication and efforts are greatly appreciated by the authors of this course and by those who have assisted in making this work possible. The scope, desired learning outcomes and performance criteria were prepared by the NACE Cathodic Protection Subcommittee under the auspices of the NACE Certification and Education Committees. Special thanks go to this subcommittee. Cathodic Protection Subcommittee Paul Nichols Shell Global Solutions, Houston, Texas Brian Holtsbaum CC Technologies, Calgary, Alberta Don Mayfield Dominion Transmission, Delmont, Pennsylvania Steve Nelson Columbia Gas Transmission, Charleston, West Virginia Kevin Parker CC Technologies, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan David A. Schramm ENEngineering, Woodridge,Illinois Steve Zurbuchen OneOK Inc., Topeka, Kansas This group of NACE members worked closely with the contracted course developers, Rob Wakelin, CorrEng Consulting Service, Inc., (Downsview, Ontario), Bob Gummow, CorrEng Consulting Service, Inc., (Downsview, Ontario) and Tom Lewis, Loresco International (Hattiesburg, Mississippi).