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Pipeline Defect Assessment Course

Pipeline Defect Assessment Course Overview

Penspen tutors will guide you through from an introduction to basic pipeline engineering principles to risk and integrity management and analysis.  We will discuss why pipelines fail and discuss basic theory for the assessment of corrosion defects, gouges, dents, cracks and weld defects.

Course Objective

This course will:

  • Present methods available to assess the significance of defects detected in onshore and offshore pipelines;
  • Give an introduction to fracture mechanics and fatigue; and also introduces fundamental analytical methods used to assess pipeline defects.


28th July-13th August 2020 (online)

15th September-1st October 2020 (online)

Delivered virtually, this course will take place in 6 half day modules, over a period of 3 weeks.


The course will be delivered virtually online.

Register Your Interest

Places are limited to ensure that delegates receive the best possible introduction to this interesting subject. Please register your interest early as this course is very popular.

To register your interest in this course please contact the training team.