Course Title:
API 570 Piping Inspector Examination Preparation Course

CountryVenueCourse FeeStart DateFurther Information
On Request
04 June 2018
VietnamVung Tau City
On Request
18 June 2018
VietnamVung Tau City
On Request
10 December 2018
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Course Content:

Detailed explanations of all the information covered in the API 570 'Body of Knowledge' including: ASME welding requirements for pressure piping section IX and B31.3 VIII; ASME non-destructive testing principles and application of Section V; pressure piping design review ASME B31.3, weld sizes, pipe branch reinforcement, brittle fracture, weld efficiency factors, post weld heat treatment; pressure piping inspection practices; API 570 inspection, repair and re-rating of piping, inspection intervals, inspection requirements, relationships to ASME codes. Corrosion, minimum thickness determination and remaining life calculations; inspection and degradation mechanisms of piping corrosion and cracking mechanisms, erosion, common corrodents, hydrogen and H2S damage, alloy degradation.

Additional Information:

Entry Requirements for API Examinations

You must be employed by or under contract to an authorized inspection agency or owner/user organization as defined in API 570.

You must satisfy one of the combinations of education and experience for the certification you are applying for:
  • BS or higher in engineering, with minimum of 1 year’s experience and skills in supervision or performance of inspection activities of piping systems as described in API 570.
  • 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 piping systems, of which one year must be in supervision performance of inspection activities as described in API 570.
  • 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.