API RP 1161 Online Course Codes, Titles, Certificate of Completion, and Course Summaries

Certificate of Completion - API RP 1161

The API RP 1161 Certificate of Completion Programs consist of relevant, pre-selected topics to assist Learners in each course of study.  Online courses in each Certificate of Completion, when purchased, assign to the purchasers Dashboard, all contents related to the Certificate’s curriculum.

API RP 1161: CT-1.1 Measure Structure-to-Soil Potentials

Measure Structure-to-Soil Potentials explains the knowledge required to perform cathodic protection tests, including cathodic protection systems, test equipment, and the procedure for measuring structure-to-soil potentials. Abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) are also discussed. (15 min)

API RP 1161: CT-1.2 Conduct Close Interval Survey

Conduct Close Interval Survey explains the knowledge required prior to conducting a close interval survey, the preparation required before the survey, and the steps to perform the close interval survey. Abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) are also discussed. (20 min)

API RP 1161: CT-1.4 Inspect and Perform Electrical Test of Bonds

Inspect and Perform Electrical Test of Bonds explains the purpose and types of electrical bonds, knowledge required prior to inspecting and testing bonds, visual inspections, and electrical testing bonds. Abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) are also discussed. (15 min)

API RP 1161: CT-1.5 Inspect and Test Electrical Isolation

Inspect and Test Electrical Isolation explains the use of insulating devices to electrically isolate two metal structures, the equipment needed, and the steps taken for inspecting and testing electrical isolation, and any possible abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) that may be encountered. (15 min)

API RP 1161: CT-2.1 Verify Test Lead Continuity

Verify Test Lead Continuity explains the purpose of test leads, indications of a damaged test lead, the steps for verifying test lead continuity, and abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) that may be encountered. (15 min)

API RP 1161: CT-2.4 Install Test Leads by Exothermic Welding Methods

Install Test Leads by Exothermic Welding Methods explains the purpose of installing test leads, the knowledge required to perform exothermic welds, the steps for performing exothermic welds, and abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) that may be encountered while installing test leads. (20 min)

API RP 1161: CT-4.1 Troubleshoot Rectifier

Troubleshoot Rectifier explains the purpose of a rectifier and its components in a cathodic protection system, the knowledge required prior to troubleshooting a rectifier, the steps of troubleshooting, and possible abnormal operating conditions (AOCs). (15 min)

API RP 1161: CT-4.2 Repair or Replace Defective Rectifier Components

Repair or Replace Defective Rectifier Components reviews the role of a rectifier in cathodic protection, identifies the knowledge and skills required for repairing a rectifier, explains the procedure for repairing a rectifier by replacing defective components, and describes possible abnormal operating conditions (AOCs). (20 min)

API RP 1161: CT-4.3 Adjust Rectifier

Adjust Rectifier reviews the role of a rectifier in cathodic protection, identifies the knowledge and skills required for making adjustments to a rectifier, explains the procedure for making adjustments to a rectifier based on cathodic protection system requirements, and describes possible abnormal operating conditions (AOCs). (20 min)

API RP 1161: CT-19.5 Adjust Actuator/Operator, Electric

Adjust Actuator/Operator, Electric explains why we need to adjust the actuators/operators; describes the type of adjustments needed such as limit switches, torque switches, and function tests, discusses the procedure for making the adjustments, and lists any abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) that may be encountered while performing the task. (15 min)

API RP 1161: CT-19.6 Adjust Actuator/Operator, Pneumatic

Adjust Actuator/Operator, Pneumatic explains why we need to adjust the actuators/operators; discusses the type of adjustments needed such as limit switches, torque switches, mechanical stops, and function tests, describes the procedure for making the adjustments, and lists abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) that may be encountered while performing the task. (15 min)

API RP 1161: CT-19.7 Adjust Actuator/Operator, Hydraulic

Adjust Actuator/Operator, Hydraulic explains why we need to adjust actuators or operators, the type of adjustments that are needed, the procedure for the adjustments, and any abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) that may be encountered. (15 min)

API RP 1161: CT-211. Repair Valve Actuator/Operator, Pneumatic

Repair Valve Actuator/Operator, Pneumatic explains the general steps for repairing a pneumatic actuator/operator including disassembly, including the inspection of parts, replacement of parts, and reassembly. Abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) that may be encountered while performing the task are also discussed. (15 min)

API RP 1161: CT-21.4 Repair Valve Actuator/Operator, Hydraulic

Repair Valve Actuator/Operator, Hydraulic explains the general steps for repairing a hydraulic actuator or operator including disassembly, including the inspection of parts, replacement of parts, and reassembly. Abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) that may be encountered while performing the task are also discussed. (15 min)

API RP 1161: CT-21.5 Repair Valve Actuator/Operator, Electric

Repair Valve Actuator/Operator, Electric explains the general steps for repairing an electric actuator or operator, including disassembly, the inspection of parts, the replacement of parts, and reassembly. Abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) that may be encountered while performing the task are also discussed. (15 min)

API RP 1161: CT-23.1 Maintain/Repair Relief Valves

Maintain/Repair Relief Valves explains why relief valve maintenance is needed, how to maintain/repair relief valves, and how to make adjustments. Abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) that may be encountered are also discussed. (15 min)

API RP 1161: CT-23.2 Inspect, Test, and Calibrate Relief Valves

Inspect, Test, and Calibrate Relief Valves explains why relief valve inspection, testing, and calibration is needed; how to perform a visual inspection; testing a relief valve for functionality and repeatability; and calibration of a relief valve before returning it to service. Abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) that may be encountered during the task are also discussed. (15 min)

API RP 1161: CT-24.1 Maintain/Repair Pressure Limiting Devices

Maintain/Repair Pressure Limiting Devices explains the purpose of maintaining and repairing pressure limiting devices, describes the types of pressure limiting devices, explains the procedure for maintenance/repair, and discusses abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) that may be encountered during the task. (15 min)

API RP 1161: CT-24.2 Inspect, Test, and Calibrate Pressure Limiting Devices

Inspect, Test, and Calibrate Pressure Limiting Devices explains the purpose of inspecting, testing, and calibrating pressure limiting devices; describes the types of pressure limiting devices; explains the procedures for inspecting, testing, and calibrating; and discusses abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) that may be encountered during the task. (20 min)

API RP 1161: CT-32.0 Observation of Excavation Activities

Observation of Excavation Activities examines the responsibilities of a qualified observer, excavation complexity, observation procedure, potential hazards, and abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) that may be encountered. (30 min)

API RP 1161: CT-38.3 Perform Visual Inspection of Welds

Perform Visual Inspection of Welds explains why welds should receive a visual inspection, the defects that may be found during a visual inspection, and abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) that may be encountered. (10 min)

API RP 1161: CT-40.6 Install and Remove Plugging Machine

Install and Remove Plugging Machine explains the purpose of plugging machines, describes how to install and remove a plugging machine, and lists abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) that may be encountered during the task. (15 min)

API RP 1161: CT-44.5 Prove Flow Meters for Hazardous Liquid Leak Detection

Prove Flow Meters for Hazardous Liquid Leak Detection examines the use of master meters and conventional displacement provers for proving flow meters for hazardous liquid leak detection. Abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) that may be encountered when proving flow meters for hazardous liquid leak detection are also discussed. (20 min)

API RP 1161: CT-63.4 Operate Valves Locally on a Liquid Pipeline System

Operate Valves Locally on a Liquid Pipeline System discusses the local opening and closing of valves by physical use of tools and local operation of actuators. Preparations, conditions, and steps for local operation of valves as well as abnormal operating conditions (AOCs) are also discussed. (20 min)