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API Spec Q2 Lead Implementer Course – 4 Days

This course has been intended for anyone who is relied upon or ​​plans to audit in the petroleum and natural gas industries. The 4 days API Spec Q2 Lead Implementer Course provides deeper insights of risk assessment, management of change, contingency planning, and service quality plan. Learn how to lead & conduct internal audits and vendor assessments to API Specification Q2, 1st Edition within your organization.

Vegas Consulting conducts API Spec Q2 workshop-based training session for service supply organizations for the upstream petroleum and natural gas industries. This course frames the quality management system requirements in a managerial and API’s perspective.

This evaluating course is designed to train delegates in the standards and practices of undertaking API Spec Q2 quality management system audits. At the end of the course, you will gain an understanding of API Q2 certification & customer satisfaction process.

Our API Spec Q2 lead auditor training program provides both technical knowledge and practical skills from documentation requirements, risk assessment, preventive maintenance, and realization of service and service-related products. This course empowers participants to build up a hands-on understanding that will facilitate the successful implementation of the best quality management system ensured to API Spec Q2.

Duration & Class Hours

The duration of this course is 4 days, as follows:

February 22, 2020 – February 25, 2020

8:30 AM to 5:30 PM GMT Each Day

Training Center Location

Dubai, United Arab Emirates



Who Can Attend The Training?

  • Organizations / Personnel Interested in API Spec Q2 Certification
  • API Spec Q2 Licensees / API Spec Q2 Applicants
  • Organization or Personnel involved in API product-related repair, remanufacture, reconditioning, refurbishment and overhaul of Oil and Gas Equipment
  • Quality Assurance Personnel
  • Management Representative
  • Service providers for the Oilfield Equipment
  • Operators Involved in Upstream Development and Exploration
  • API – Quality Management System Auditors
  • Person who require detailed knowledge of API Spec Q2 audit process
  • Person managing API Services and API QMS in the organization
  • Personnel Involved in Supplier Assessment Activities

Course Approach & Material

Workshop based training, combining various techniques like:

  • Live Discussions, Brain Storming, Case Studies
  • Exercises, Readings & Sharing Practical Experiences
  • Best in Class Audit Practices
  • Mock Audits & Feedback session from the above exercises

Course Content

  • Introduction to API Quality Management System
  • API Spec Q2 Program requirements
  • Requirements for API QMS Internal Auditor Certification
  • Overview of API Spec Q2
  • Brief Discussion and Training on API Spec Q2 requirements
  • Introduction to QMS Auditing & Practices
  • Audit Planning & Audit Techniques for QMS
  • Brief Discussion and Training on Legal & Other Requirements for QMS
  • Audit protocol; Recording and Reporting Non-conformances
  • Evaluating Audit Non-conformities
  • Preparing Audit Reports and Records
  • Corrective Action and Audit Closeout Process
  • Audit Follow-up; Group Presentation & Case Studies
  • Role Play; Written Examination
  • Risk Assessment & Management
  • Measurement, Analysis, and Improvement
  • Contingency Planning
  • Management of Change (MOC)
  • Service Quality Plan
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Registration Guidelines


Payment by Check / Bank Wire Transfer

Please contact our office for instructions on paying by Check or Bank Wire Transfer. Call us at +971 52 777 3484 / +91 77080 08076 or email us at for more details.

Registration and payment deadline is two weeks prior to the opening date of each course.



Attendees may transfer their registration to other participants or transfer their payment to other courses 30 days prior to the course. Registration Transfers must be submitted in writing to There will be a 15% administrative fee applied to each registration transfer or changes. Registration Transfers or changes are not allowed within 30 days of the course start date.



Early Bird Registration: 10% discount applies for registrations paid 30 days prior to the class start date.

Group: 5% per person discount applies when 2 or more employees from the same organization register for the same class.



Cancellations must be made 30 days prior to the class start date in order to receive a refund, minus a 15% administrative fee. Cancellations must be submitted in writing to Cancellations are not allowed within 30 days of the course start date.



Lunch and refreshments are provided for the duration of the course. The course material will be provided by Vegas Consulting.