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API Spec Q2 Practitioner Course – 4 Days

The landscape of our changing work environment is facilitating the need to improve the way the industry approaches the management of quality. The API Spec Q2 practitioner course was developed to address quality management systems for the service supply organizations for the upstream petroleum and natural gas industries. The 4 days API Q2 practitioner training frames the management system requirements in a managerial and business prospective and will provide you with a working understanding of the document’s requirements.

The API Q2 practitioner training is designed to train delegates in the standards and practices of undertaking API Spec Q2 quality management system audits. The API Q2 practitioner course is ideal for those seeking API Spec Q2 certification and provides deeper insights of risk assessment, management of change, contingency planning, and service quality plan.

Duration & Class Hours

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

April 26, 2020 – April 29, 2020

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

Training Center Location

Dubai, United Arab Emirates


Registration Amount: $1,791 USD

Early Bird Discount: $1,495 USD (Pre-Booking)

API-U Approved

API-U Approved Q2 Training

Course Highlights

You will be given insight as to the drivers behind API Q2 importance and its value in the Oil and Natural Gas Industry. Using practical examples and hands-on application, this API Q2 practitioner course is designed to progressively give you introductory to advanced knowledge of API Spec Q2 requirements and interpretations.

This course is a one-day extension of the 2.5 days API Q2 fundamentals course and is ideal for practitioners. The API Spec Q2 course topics primarily include sections: (4) Quality Management System Requirements; (5) Service Execution; and (6) Quality Management System Monitoring, Measurement, Analysis and Improvement. In addition, the API Q2 practitioner course covers the critical clauses and controls, teaches service providers how to properly develop, deploy, implement and sustain the specification and teaches operators how to review and audit for maximum effectiveness. In this course we discuss the fundamentals and thoroughly examine the key controls within the standard and how to apply them to eliminate risk while improving operations. Particular key areas of study include the following:

Learning Objectives

  • Q2’s Layout and Terminology / Definitions / Abbreviations, As Well As Their Application
  • Normative References
  • The “Process Approach” To Quality Management
  • Quality Objectives
  • Management Responsibility
  • Competency Requirements
  • Control of Documents
  • Risk Assessment and Management
  • Service Design
  • Contingency Planning
  • Calibration, Accuracy vs. Minimum Test Pressures
  • Management of Change (MOC)
  • Customer Satisfaction Process
  • Internal Audits
  • Corrective Action and Root Cause Analysis

Who Should Attend

  • Applicants for APIQR Q2 Registration
  • Quality System Auditors
  • Quality Assurance Personnel and Management Representatives
  • Well-Site Service Providers
  • Personnel Involved in Supplier Evaluation Activities
  • Oil Company Personnel Involved with Specifying Equipment Requirements
Comments or Questions? Contact us at or +971 52 777 3484 / +91 99401 78882

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 99401 78882 or email us at for more details.

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

*Note: There is a USD $25 service fee for international wire transfers. If paying by wire transfer, please add $25 to the total training amount to cover this fee.



Attendees may transfer their registration to other participants or transfer their payment to other courses two weeks 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 two weeks of the course start date.



Early Bird Registration: 15% discount applies for registrations paid 30 days prior to the class start date.

Group: A $100 per person discount applies when 3 or more employees from the same organization register for the same class.



Cancellations must be made two weeks 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 two weeks of the course start date.



Lunch and refreshments are provided for the duration of the course. The course material will be provided by our training center.