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API 936 Refractory Rayong

20th July 2015


Special Preparatory Course for API 936 Exams

This course discusses the design, installation, repair of refractory systems for processing & power general applications in pressure vessels, piping systems, and fired equipment. The discussions include practical examples of refractory systems in demanding applications (such as FCCU’s, Fluid Cokers, process vessels, fired heaters and steam generation equipment) and are illustrated by photos and a video.

The course will present these topics in the context of API Recommended Practice 936 Guidelines for Refractory Installation Quality Control. Attendees will be well prepared to challenge the API 936 Inspector certification exam upon completion of this course.

Key Learning Points:

  • Prepare for the API 936 exam and have enough knowledge and skills to pass the exam in order to get the API 936 certification
  • Gain in-depth understanding on the laboratory testing procedures including the testing equipments & methods, sample preparation techniques, dimensional requirements for test specimen and the responsibilities for personnel & documentation requirements
  • Determine what is an applicator and identify the various material qualification needed in the installation, sample preparation and surface separation requirements of the refractory system
  • Recognize the responsibilities of personnel and list down the documentations needed in the material qualification of a refractory system
  • Enumerate the various requirements & guidelines needed in the installation of the refractory system including the knowledge of detailed execution plan such as the design details & quality standards
  • List installation procedures and equipment including variables that affect installation quality
  • Employ the procedures of inspection including the job specifications, application standards & data collection procedures
  • Identify the acceptance and rejection criteria for the inspection of the refractory system
  • Develop an in-depth knowledge on the post-installation methods for refractory systems and be able to learn the applicable heating rates for various classes of refractories

Who Should Attend

This course is intended for individuals who are responsible for the design, installation, inspection, or repair, managing refractory projects and maintenance of refractory systems in the hydrocarbon processing (HPI), chemical & petrochemical, oil sands, heavy oil and power generation industries. Job titles include but are not limited to:

  • Inspection Engineer
  • Refractories Support Engineer
  • Superintendent Refractory Repair
  • Asset Integrity Engineer
  • Refinery Shift Engineer
  • Process Engineer
  • Maintenance Engineer
  • Design Engineer
  • Field Engineer
  • Technical Manager / Specialist
  • Plant Inspector Manager

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