Hot-Dip Galvanizing Inspector

The recertification of the inspector for hot-dip galvanizing is carried out through the recertification exam.

The recertification exam consists of carrying out a simplified exam that allows the verification of the updating of the professionals’ knowledge.

To request the Certification exams from SNQC-CP, the professional should send the following documentations by e-mail ( for analysis:

  1. the Form for requesting recertification (Exam or Structured Credit Method) duly completed and signed;
  2. the Conduct and Ethics codecompleted and signed. In this case, the professional ratifies his/her agreement with the rules defined by the SNQC-CP;
  3. the Term of Responsibilitycompleted and signed;
  4. the copy of the identification document with photo (ID, work card, national driver’s license, or passport);
  5. the copy of the Individual Taxpayer’s Registry (CPF). If in the candidate’s CPF number appears on their identification document, a copy of the CPF will not be required;
  6. the copy of proof of educational background (diploma, course completion certificate or class council card). Declarations are not accepted;
  7. a recent 3×4 photo (scanned).

Note: we request the collaboration of professionals to send the scanned documents of the photo identification document, CPF and the proof of educational background to migrate the full registration to digital form. However, it will only be mandatory in cases of updating information or issuing a new copy due to loss


Guidelines for sending documentations

The documentations above should be sent to the following e-mail Please, pay attention to the following guidelines:

  • one file per document (example: a recertification form file, a code of conduct and ethics file, an identification document file, a proof of educational background file,  among others);
  • documents should be properly completed, legible and in pdf format (except the 3×4 photo which can be sent in image format – jpg);
  • all forms are available on the page “Documents for Download”;

Note: we emphasize that the receipt of documentations for the Certification Sector should be done only by the following e-mail


Monitoring the analysis of documentations

The candidate will be able to follow the receipt of documentations, the deadlines and the status of the analysis of their documentations through the “Documentation Review” page.

The professional who fails the recertification exam may request up to two re-examinations, according to the ABRACO 001 standard, and should make the payment for the reexamination.