October 20, 2016

Pre-Conference Information

The IPEIA conference originally started from Pressure integrity industry group meetings which have been held continuously for over 20 years as part of IPEIA’s Pre-Conference schedule. Today the Pre-Conference schedule includes training and workshops that take place from Monday through Wednesday morning prior to the start of the formal conference.

IPEIA hosts training programs from various sources including regulators like ABSA and TSASK as well as from private companies offering a wide range of training topics. For the pre-conference training schedule and links to register, visit our Training Courses page. Training sessions are by preregistration only and registration fees are NOT included in IPEIA registration. The Monday and Tuesday training sessions run from ½ day to two-day sessions and are at a cost; please visit each training supplier listed on the website and deal directly with them concerning their charges.

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Delegates can also take advantage of workshop opportunities from companies supplying more detailed introductions to technologies and processes related to pressure equipment integrity. In the past there have been presentations on a various NDE equipment and processes such as Risk Based Inspection (RBI). Wednesday morning’s free workshops run from 8:00 to 12:00 and are on a first come basis. See the workshop schedule here!

2019 IPEIA Pre-Conference Training Courses and Workshops Topics

Training Topics
NDE Applications
High Temperature Equipment
P&IDs
Alberta Safety Regulations
Fabrication & QC
Saskatchewan Regulations
Valve Essentials
Welding Essentials
Workshop Topics
Phased array
Corrosion Mapping
Guided Wave UT
Flanges
Robotics
Maintenance Optimization
IOWs & Fired Heaters
Boiler Registration :BC
Bolt Tensioning