European Master and Certification Program
in Risk Engineering and Management

Risk Based Inspection - Petro

February 10 - 14, 2014
Pretoria, South Africa

Lecturer: Robert Kauer

The course elaborates on risk issues in petrochemical industries and explains principles of risk-based inspection. It deals with existing risk-based approaches and gives links to applied codes and standards. The focus of the course is on main reference documents of American Petroleum Institute: Recommended Practice for Risk-Based Inspection (API RP 580) and Base Resource Document on RBI (API Publication 581) API 581.

In the end of the course students will know the answers to the following questions:

  • Why RBI analysis is used and what are benefits and limitations of various RBI technologies?
  • What are differences between qualitative and quantitative approaches to RBI methods?
  • What is the scope of equipment covered in RBI techniques?
  • How RBI provides input to minimum requirements for programs that meet RP 580?
  • What are future industry trends in RBI?

The course is dedicated to:

  • professionals who wish to deepen their knowledge in the field of risk based inspection
  • other professionals dealing with risk and safety in industry
  • individuals with previous experience in the field of risk based.
This course also aims to satisfy the needs of the students of the different study programs tackling the issues of risk based inspections. The structure of the courses units, methodology of leading the course will allow even to the beginners in this field to understand and adopt main topics.

Get more info and register for the course now:

Registration deadline: January 31, 2014

For more info about the European Master and Certification Program in Risk Engineering and Management
For more info send an email to or call +49 711 1839 781 or +49 711 1839 647
In the case of cancellation of the course by the organizers, the participants are entitled to the full reimbursement of the prepaid fees.
In the case of participant's cancellation less than 1 week prior to the course, the fees will be retained in full.
(Announcement generated on April 22, 2021)