The owner of H.I.R. Technical Services welcomes you to our "Advanced
Tank Training" web-page. Since you are reading this, we assume you have been looking for a class or seminar that will
either help you become more familiar with tanks designed to API-650 / 620 and UL-142 or maybe you will be involved with the
inspection and repair of existing tanks and need to know and understand the governing standards and codes to a higher degree.
course was first offered by API in 2008 and has been attended by individuals from around the world. The course is on an Advanced
level and is designed for those individuals wanting a comprehensive understanding of the codes and standards that are included
in the API 653 Inspectors Certification Program. This course is not designed around becoming an API-653 inspector, it's better.
We teach you the standards and do not focus on memorization of questions that have appeared on past exams.
API Recommended Practice 571, in portion only.
API Recommended Practice 575, "Inspection of Atmospheric and Low Pressure"
API Standard 650, "Welded Steel Tanks for Oil Storage"
API Standard 651 and API Recommended Practice 652, Only a high level review
of these two RPs…
API Standard 653, "Tank Inspection, Repair, Alteration,
Who Should Attend:
tank engineers, managers or technical staff who are dealing with Steel Aboveground Storage Tanks used in the Petrochemical
Industry who would also benefit from having a more complete understanding of the tank construction and inspection
This course is
held only once a year at The Homewood Suites, 3566 Piedmont Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. You are responsible for your lodging.
The hotel number is (404) 365-0001.
3) To ensure a seat in this training class, please sign-up early.