API RP 2SIM – Structural Integrity Management of Fixed Offshore Structures Exam Preparation Training

  • Online (Microsoft Teams)
  • +971 562069465
  • info@velosiaims.com
  • $799.00

  • Velosi is conducting API RP 2SIM - Structural Integrity Management of Fixed Offshore Structures Exam Preparation Training Online.

    Structural Integrity Management (SIM) is a continuous process used for demonstrating the fitness-for-purpose of an offshore structure from installation through to decommissioning.

    Velosi SIM Course will provide in-depth knowledge for inspection planning, maintenance, and repair of a platform or group of platforms securing compliance with regulatory as well as organizational requirements over a period of time, ensuring the structure is fit-for-purpose until decommissioning or removal.

  • The course provides participants with the knowledge covering all key aspects of implementing a Structural Integrity Management System (SIMS) of Fixed Offshore Structures as per API RP 2SIM:

    • SIMS Overview & Process.
    • Data Acquisition & Management.
    • Life Extension Study (In-place, Fatigue, Seismic & Pushover Analysis).
    • Structural Components Identification.
    • Risk Ranking & Criticality Assessment.
    • Development & Optimization of Risk-Based Inspection plans.
    • Implementation of VAIL-Plant SIMS module.
  • Training will be conducted via Microsoft Team Meeting. Meeting invites will be shared on the day before the first day of training.

  • 5 Consecutive Days from 09:00 AM to 03:00 PM GST (Dubai Time).

    • Presentation Slides
    • Training Recordings
    • Study References
  • Upon successful completion of training, participants will receive “API RP 2SIM - Structural Integrity Management of Fixed Offshore Structures Course Completion” certificate.

  • This course is appropriate for a wide range of professionals but not limited to:

    • Mechanical/Structural/Design Engineers & Managers.
    • Inspection/Integrity Engineers & Managers.
    • Individuals interested in learning about SIMS assessment.
  • Participants will be automatically qualified to take the API certification exam if they have a valid API 510, 570, or 653 certifications.

    If the participant lacks the required experience, he or she will be qualified based on a combination of education and industrial experience earned in the previous ten years.

    The chart below will show the eligibility requirement to take the API RP 2SIM exam before applying. Your application must include documentation of the needed minimum experience.


    Years of Experience

    Experience Required

    BS or higher in engineering or technology

    1 year

    Any experience in the petrochemical industry

    2-year degree or certificate in engineering or technology

    2 years

    Any experience in the petrochemical industry

    High school diploma or equivalent

    3 years

    Any experience in the petrochemical industry

    No formal education

    5 or more years

    Any experience in the petrochemical industry

  • This exam can now be scheduled either at in-person test centers or through remote proctoring.

    API inspectors, engineers, other professionals, and individuals across the entire petrochemical industry to obtain the API RP 2SIM certification as a validation of their profound knowledge of SIMS.

    Our applications are wisely handled in the order they are received. We encourage you to submit your application at your earliest.

  • Participants can avail of a discount of either an early bird or group discount whichever is higher with an additional discount when signing up for 2 or more courses.

    Group Discount (same company only)

    • 15% Discount for groups of 5 or more
    • 10% Discount for groups of 3-4

    Bundle Discount

    • Sign up for 2 courses and get an extra 10% off
    • Sign up for 3 courses and get an extra 15% off
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Fees + VAT as applicable

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(including coffee breaks and a buffet lunch daily)

Course Outline

    • Structural Integrity Management Overview
    • Structural Integrity Management Process
    • Inspection Strategy and Surveys
    • Damage Evaluation
    • Structural Assessment Process
    • Assessment for Metocean Loading
    • Assessment for Fatigue Loading
    • Assessment for Seismic Loading
    • Assessment for Ice Loading
    • Risk Reduction (Exposure  and Likelihood Reduction)
    • Platform Decommissioning

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