Pressure Testing

Fundamentals of Pressure Testing 

In this 8-hour eLearning course, you will learn the definition, designing, planning, execution, and evaluation/validation of a pressure test. This workshop is designed for attendees from a variety of backgrounds including engineers, field techs, and other pipeline professionals. Certificates of completion are available upon successful completion of the knowledge test at the end of the course.

Topics Include:

  • Applicability & different types of tests
  • Regulatory requirements for pressure testing of gas lines vs. liquid lines
  • Determining target test pressure based on MAOP/MOP, elevations, class locations, etc.
  • Test equipment
  • Filling, dewatering, and drying test segments
  • Pressure test acceptance criteria
  • Evaluating pressure test data using mass or volume balance analysis
  • Locating and repairing leaks
  • Documentation
  • Case studies

On-Site Training Request

We have conducted on-site training for oil and gas companies for over 25 years
and can provide customized workshops for companies with groups of five or more.