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ASME B31.3

Materials, Fabrication, Inspection, and Testing Requirements

April 26-29, 2016
Edmonton, AB

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This is an introductory course to provide the basic understanding of the materials, fabrication, inspection and testing portions of ASME B31.3 for new construction and how it may be applied for post construction inspection, repairs, and alterations. The course also includes an introduction to ASTM material standards and AWS filler metal standards.

This course will assist manufacturers in meeting the personnel competency and training requirements of AB-518, Rev. 1, Pressure Piping Construction Requirements.

This course will benefit inspectors, engineers, maintenance and QA personnel who work for owner-user companies, inspection companies, fabricators, maintenance service and repair companies, inspection companies and EPC's from petrochemical plants, refineries, power plants, gas/oil pipeline companies, and pulp mills.

This course will also assist CSA W178.2 exam candidates who plan to write the B31.3 code exam.

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API 570

Piping Inspector Exam Preparation

May 2-7, 2016
Edmonton, AB

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API ICP exam candidates are expected to have a broad base of general knowledge and experience covering all topics described in the API Body of Knowledge.

This course is designed to maximize your success in passing the API Pressure Vessel Inspector Certification Examination by teaching you to:

  • understand what the API Body of Knowledge requires exam candidates to know;
  • efficiently reference the API and ASME Codes during the API ICP examination; and
  • complete all calculations required of exam candidates during the API ICP examination.

This training course includes practice exams and an online component which is designed to simulate the actual computer-based API 570 examination experience in order to give candidates the best chance to successfully pass the API 570 ICP examination.

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CSA W178.2 Level 1

Welding Inspector Exam Preparation

May 9-14, 2016
Edmonton, AB

This course will assist exam candidates achieve the CSA W178.2 Level 1 Welding Inspector Certification. It is also the objective of this course to prepare exam candidates to write the ASME B31.3 code endorsement exam as part of this certification.

This course is approved by the Canadian Welding Bureau to qualify exam candidates for exemption from the closed-book Welding Inspection exam of the CSA W178.2 Level 1 Welding Inspector Certification. Click here for more information on exemptions qualification.

This course is designed to maximize your success by providing instructor-led training on the critital parts of the certification exam:

  • Basic Welding Inspection
  • Basic Welding Fundamentals
  • Practical Visual Inspection and Reporting with a hands-on workshop for visual inspection using weld samples and inspection tools
  • CSA Standard W178.2
  • Product Category and Standard/Code (ASME B31.3)

NOTE: Students are provided with a complete course notebook and access to weld inspection toolkits as a part of this training course. Students should bring a copy of the ASME B31.3 Code but are not required to purchase course textbooks or toolkits.

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"The course exceeded my expectations and would strongly recommend to others interested. The instructor was knowledgeable, patient, and friendly. In addition, the instructor also made himself available to answer questions during breaks, lunch, and after hours."

on CASTI's API 570 course, May 2015
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