Regulatory Inspections for Platform Electrical Systems (RIPES)

Pre Drill Rig Inspections

This 3 Day course provides an in depth review of the requirements to the regulatory Codes of Federal Regulations (CFR) and recommended practices RP). (API RP 14F and API 14 FZ) in all OCS (Outer Continental Shelf) waters. This course relates to the inspection of electrical systems for Potential Incident of Non Compliance (PINC).Course covers training to the standards IEC 60079-17, API 500-505 and NEC 500-505

  • Regulations and standards (CFR 250. 114 & 198)
  • Overview of hazardous areas classifications
  • Gas groups and temperature classifications
  • Equipment protection concepts
  • Labelling of certified equipment
  • Potential Incident Non Compliance lists
  • Practical inspection exercises for all PINC and INC in designated controlled areas

Recommended OCS Capabilites

Hazardous Area Inspection

Hazardous Area Management

Electrical Audits

Recommended Training

Industrial Facility Electrical Safety

Renewable Energy Electrical Safety

Infrastructure Competency