Description: MPI’s Level 3 training is the highest level of commercial/institutional paint training offered and is the final and most comprehensive course in MPI’s training program. Graduates of this course will gain the knowledge required to add value to almost any aspect of an architectural/commercial paint project from specifications, surface preparation, application, quality assurance, as well as elements of inspection.
Course Format: Course is online. Exam is proctored online, requires photo ID and Skype
Duration: 90 days to complete exam from date of registration
Minimum Passing Grade: 75% or greater to pass
Prerequisites: You must pass all of the following courses to be able to take the Level 3 Training.
Required for: Professional Evaluation and Knowledge Appraisal Assessment (PEKA Assessment)
Accreditation: Trained to Inspector Level.
MPI Certified Architectural Coatings Inspector.
After Completion of Level 3 – Inspector Level, the student will have the opportunity to apply for the PEKA Assessment, which is required to become an MPI Certified Architectural Coatings Inspector.
Certification term: 5 years
Prerequisites: You must pass all of the following courses before you can apply for the PEKA Assessment
Accreditation: MPI Certified Architectural Coating Inspector
MPI Inspection ID number
Architects, Specifiers, Interior Designers & Inspectors
Facility Owners/Managers & Property Managers
General Contractors, Painting Contractors and Builders
Sales Representatives & Retail Store Staff
The Psychology of Working with People
Blueprint Reading and Interpretation
Consultations (including mediation)
Inspection Equipment (what substrate, when to use, how to use)