API 510 Pressure Vessel Inspector Examination Preparation Course
Course Details:
Starting: 03 June 2019
Ending: 07 June 2019
Location: Thailand
Venue: Chonburi
Course only:
On Request

Course Content:

The topics covered include:

  • Detailed explanations of all the information covered in the API 510 'Body of Knowledge' including ASME welding requirements for pressure vessels section IX and VIII
  • ASME non-destructive testing principles and application of Section V
  • Pressure vessel design review SME Section VIII, weld sizes, vessel nozzle reinforcement, brittle fracture, weld efficiency factors, post weld heat treatment
  • Pressure relieving devices, valves, bursting discs, setting, testing and inspection; API 510 inspection, repair and rerating of vessels, inspection intervals, inspection requirements, relationships to ASME codes. Corrosion, minimum thickness determination and remaining life calculations
  • Inspection and degradation mechanisms of pressure vessels, corrosion and cracking mechanisms
  • Erosion, common corrodents, hydrogen and H2S damage, alloy degradation

Additional Information:

You must be employed by or under contract to an authorized inspection agency or owner/user agency as defined in API 510.

You must have one of the following combinations of education and experience:
  • BS or higher in engineering, with minimum of 1 year’s experience and skills in supervision or performance of inspection activities as described in API 510.
  • Two-year degree or certificate in engineering or technology, with minimum of 2 years' experience and skills in design, repair, construction, operation or inspection of pressure vessels, of which 1 year must be in supervision performance of inspection activities.
  • High school diploma or equivalent, with a minimum of 3 years' experience and have the same skills as listed in item 2.
  • Have 5 or more years' experience and same skills as listed in item 2.