API 570

Prior to submitting an application, please use the table below to determine if you qualify to take the API 570 exam. The minimum experience required MUST be documented on your application.

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Education  Experience  Experience Required
BS or higher in engineering
or technology
1 year Supervision or performance of inspection activities as described in API 570
2-year degree or certificate in
engineering or technology
2 years Design, construction, repair, operation, or inspection of in-service piping systems, of which one year must be in supervision or performance of inspection activities as described in API 570
High school diploma
or equivalent
3 years Design, construction, repair, operation, or inspection of in-service piping systems, of which one year must be in supervision or performance of inspection activities as described in API 570
No formal education 5 or more years Design, construction, repair, operation, or inspection of in-service piping systems, of which one year must be in supervision or performance of inspection activities as described in API 570.

API-570 AUTHORIZED PIPING INSPECTOR CERTIFICATION EXAMINATION PREPARATION COURSE

Presented by Intertek Consulting & Training.

Developed by CKRC Training Solutions CC

Author: Kevin Robert Maley

This courseware is based on the API 570 Body of Knowledge approved for the API 570 Certification examination.

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Body of Body of Knowledge – 2017 API ICP Examinations

API 570 Course Syllabus
MODULE DESCRIPTION
Module 1 Introduction & Overview
Skype #1 Opening Skype Session – All API 570 Students
Module 2 General – API 570, Piping Inspection Code
Module 3 General – API RP 574, Inspection of Piping
Module 4 General – API RP 571, Damage Mechanisms
Module 5 General – API RP 578
Skype #2 Module 2 – 5
Module 6 NDE – ASME V, Article 1, General Requirements
Module 7 NDE – ASME V, Article 2, Radiographic Examination
Module 8 NDE – ASME V, Article 6, Liquid Penetrant Examination
Module 9 NDE – ASME V, Article 7, Magnetic Particle Examination
Module 10 NDE – ASME V, Article 9, Visual Examination
Module 11 NDE – ASME V, Article 10, Leak Testing
Module 12 NDE – ASME V, Article 23, Ultrasonic Standards, Section SE797 only
Module 13 NDE – API 570
Module 14 Welding & NDE – API RP 577
Module 15 Welding – Welding Procedure and Qualification Evaluation
Module 16 Welding – ASME B31.3
Module 17 Welding – API Standard 570
Module 18 General – Revision
Module 19 Basic Math & Manipulation of Formula
Module 20 Code calculation questions – Corrosion rates and Inspection intervals
Skype #3 Module 6 – 20
Module 21 Code calculation questions – Weld joint quality factors and Casting quality factors
Module 22 Code calculation questions – Internal pressure / Minimum thickness of pipe
Module 23 Code calculation questions – Pressure testing
Module 24 Code calculation questions – Impact testing
Module 25 Code calculation questions – Preheating and Heat Treatment requirements
Module 26 Code calculation questions – Thermal expansion
Module 27 General & Code calculation questions – ASME B16.5
Module 28 Examination Preparations
Test A General – Open Book 1
Test C Code calculation questions – Open Book 2
Test E Welding – Open Book 3
Test G NDE – Open Book 4
Test B General – Closed Book 1
Test D Code calculation questions – Closed Book 2
Test F Welding – Closed Book 3
Test H NDE – Closed Book 4
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