API 580 Certification program tests individual’s knowledge and expertise in the field of Risk-Based Inspection (RBI). The examination questions are derived from API RP 580 - Risk-Based Inspection, which is applicable to anyone in the petrochemical industry.
RBI has quickly become one of the industry’s premiere instruments and preferred methods of inspection. API welcomes highly specialized inspectors, engineers, other professionals across the entire petrochemical industry to obtain this certification as a validation of their profound knowledge of RBI.
Body of Knowledge for this examination consists of the entire API RP 580.
Completely optional, yet adding significant value to your professional credentials – it will show your employers and clients that you have obtained a high level of proficiency and understanding in this relatively new and very important field.
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