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API 653 Above Ground Tank Inspection Certification Training (CODEWEST)

Designed for Inspectors planning on taking the Examination for API 653

This CodeWest course provides a comprehensive overview of the applicable portions of the following codes:

  • API RP 571, Damage Mechanisms Affecting Equipment in Refining Industry;
  • API RP 575, Inspection of Atmospheric and Low-Pressure Storage Tanks;
  • API RP 577, Welding Inspection and Metallurgy;
  • API RP 650, Welded Steel Tanks for Oil Storage;
  • API RP 651, Cathodic Protection of Above ground Petroleum Storage Tanks;
  • API RP 652, Lining of Above ground Petroleum Storage Tank Bottoms;
  • API RP 653, Tank Inspection, Repair, Alteration, and Reconstruction;
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Boiler & Pressure Vessel Code:
    • Section V, Nondestructive Examination;
    • Section IX, Welding and Brazing Qualifications 

Students are responsible for arranging their own accommodations.


Morning refreshments and lunch will be provided.

Additional Notes

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Benefits of Training with Us

Our instructors have many years of hands on experience in all facets of pipeline design, fabrication, installation, and inspection.  As the leading provider of pipeline and pressure equipment integrity management services, we’re in the perfect position to provide a significant amount of added value beyond just basic awareness of code requirements, including: comparisons of (different) jurisdictional requirements, information on best practices and practical interpretation + application of the various inspection tasks required.

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