Take a Marine Corrosion Protection Workshop in Port Hadlock at the the Northwest School of Wooden Boatbuilding October 15, 2022.

Washington Sea Grant, the Northwest School of Wooden Boatbuilding and Washington State University Jefferson are co-sponsoring a Marine Corrosion Protection Workshop. This is a hands-on class for marine professionals and boat owners (both commercial and recreational).

Topics covered include:

  • Galvanic corrosion of aluminum, steel and bronze
  • Crevice corrosion of stainless steel
  • Poultice corrosion of aluminum
  • Corrosion potential testing
  • Potential monitoring systems for aluminum and bronze
  • Advantages and disadvantages of different types of anodes
  • Analysis of wood damage from too much zinc
  • Controlled potential systems for wood boats
  • Coatings for propellers and propeller shafts
  • Test methods for detecting AC and DC stray current


October 15, 2022: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Northwest School Wooden Boatbuilding

Systems Building

165 Lower Hadlock Road

Port Hadlock, WA



Due to limited space (class size is limited to 15), pre-registration is required. To register, contact: Sarah Fisken, 206-543-1225, sfisken@uw.edu

Note: Feature image courtesy of the Northwest School of Wooden Boatbuilding.