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Preparation for API 580 - Risk Based Inspection Examination

3 months
750 GBP excl. VAT
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3 months
750 GBP excl. VAT
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Course delivery
Self-Paced Online
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Preparation for API 580 - Risk Based Inspection Examination

API-580 Certification Examination The API 580 Risk Based Inspection certification exam tests the individual’s knowledge and expertise in the field of Risk Based Inspection. Questions on the exam are based on API RP 580 Risk-Based Inspection, 3rd Edition 2016. API 580 Exam Preparation Course This RBI training course helps delegates understand all parts of API 580 and also prepare them for the API 580 Exam. The course is a combination of the API 580 presentations and multiple-choice questions and answers. The presentations intended to provide guidance on developing a Risk-Based Inspection (RBI) program for fixed equipment and piping in the hydrocarbon and chemical process industries.

It includes: a) what is RBI, b) what are the key elements of RBI, c) how to implement an RBI program, d) how to sustain an RBI program. The sample questions will be similar to the API 580 exam questions.

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Suitability - Who should attend?

Individuals who are going to take the API 580 RBI Examination or Plant engineers and inspectors who want to get more information on the Risk Based Inspection.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Upon completion of this course, delegates will have a good understanding of the API 580 (Risk Based Inspection Recommended Practice) and will be familiar with the API 580 exam questions type.

Training Course Content

1. Scope

2. References

3. Terms, Definitions, Acronyms, and Abbreviations

4. Basic Risk Assessment Concepts

5. Introduction to Risk-Based Inspection

6. Planning the RBI Assessment

7. Data and Information Collection for RBI Assessment

8. Damage Mechanisms and Failure Modes

9. Assessing Probability of Failure 10. Assessing Consequence of Failure

11. Risk Determination, Assessment, and Management

12. Risk Management with Inspection Activities

13. Other Risk Mitigation Activities

14. Reassessment and Updating RBI Assessments

15. Roles, Responsibilities, Training, and Qualifications

16. RBI Documentation and Record keeping

17. Summary of Risk-Based Inspection Pitfalls


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marcus hammilton
29 Jun 2016

Fantastic course. I appreciated how well the information was thought out, presented and delivered. It was very dynamically delivered and instructor made it very interesting.

26 Jun 2016
Enjoyable course

Well-run, engaging RBI course. I learnt a great deal & enjoyed it thoroughly.

22 Jun 2016
Just Best!

One of best courses I've ever attend. Learnt and ready for the API RBI Exam!

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