learn to inspect various air cylinders

Duration – 1 day (8 hours)
Recommended for – Personnel responsible for compressed air cylinder maintenance


  • At least 18 years of age
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It is recommended that all scuba cylinders be visually inspected annually when filling at certified air stations. This is the core certification course provided by PSI-PCI.  Students will learn the regulations and fundamentals of conducting visual inspections of solid wall and composite SCUBA and SCBA cylinders.  The full day course is suited for those new to visual inspection as 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.

Participants receive certificate as Visual Cylinder Inspectors upon course completion valid for 3 years.  Visual Cylinder Inspection Refresher courses are available for those who have exceeded the three year federally mandated recurrent window.