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SSPC Mobile App for iOS and Android - A User Guide

Download the App

The SSPC Mobile App for Members is available for iOS and Android devices. Click a badge below to get the app or visit iTunes or Google Play on your device.


Android app on Google Play 


App Features

The SSPC Mobile App for Members is designed to give members access to the most useful on-the-go information on iPhone, iPad and iPod devices as well as many Android-powered devices. The primary features of the app allow SSPC members to access the complete set of SSPC Standards as well as a contact list of all current SSPC members.

Version 1.0 of the app lays the groundwork for mobile offerings from SSPC.  For a brief overview of the main features, please read on. To learn about Version 2.0 of the app, please visit http://www.sspc.org/membership/membership-mobile-app-2/.


1. Launch Screen

After download, launch the app and then tap the SSPC flag in the upper left corner of the screen. That is used as the "Menu" or "Back" button throughout the app.

App Home

2. Login Screen

To access all of the features, enter your email address and password in the correct fields. For quicker access later, check the box next to "Remember Me". For Version 1.0 of the app, the username/password combination will consist of your email address and member number, which will be emailed to you from SSPC. If you are not a current member of SSPC, you will need to join to access certain key features.

Login Screen

3. Full Menu

Once you are logged in, you have access to all of the app content.

Full Menu Screen

4. Events

The Events section contains dates and information related to SSPC training, events and chapter meetings.


5. Event Detail

Tapping on an event brings up specific details including dates and location. Tapping the calendar icon will allow you to add the event to your calendar. Tapping the map arrow will show you the location of the event on a map.

Event Detail

6. Glossary

Tap the Glossary section to find definitions for coatings-related terms and acronyms.


Coatings Glossary

7. JPCL Search

The app is conveniently linked to the JPCL archives so members can search for articles that appeared in the JPCL. Note: This is an external link to the paintsquare.com web site. You will need to know your paintsquare.com login to run a search.

JPCL Search

8. Member Directory

While non-members can see the list of members by tapping on the "Members" section, SSPC Members will be able to access email and phone number contact information.


Member List

9. Member Contact Info

While viewing the contact card for a member, tap on the email address to send an email right from your device. Tapping the phone number allows you to make a call instantly! If you wish to add the contact info to your phone's address book, simply tap the "Add to Contacts" button.

Member Contact Info

10. Paint Calculator

The Paint Calculator is a simple estimating tool that can be used for quick calculations in the field.

Paint Calculator

11. Standards

Members have access to the complete current set of SSPC standards. Standards are grouped by categories in a manner similar to what is found in SSPC Volume 2 or on the SSPC web site. Tapping a category brings up a list of standards, and tapping a standard opens it on your device.

Standards Access

Additional Info

The "About SSPC" section of the app contains useful information about SSPC as well as contact information and emails.

If you are a member and are having difficulty accessing your account or logging into the app, please send email to customerservice@sspc.org.

If you are a non-member and you wish to join to get access to the app, please visit the SSPC MarketPlace or contact us at (412) 281-2331 and ask to speak to the Member Services department.

Corporate membership requests should be directed to Ernie Szoke at szoke@sspc.org or extension 2214.


Provide Feedback

We'd love to hear your feedback as we work to improve the SSPC Mobile App for Members.  If you have a suggestions for a feature that you'd like to see in a future version, please send email to appfeedback@sspc.org.