API Spec. Q2 Practitioner Training

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API Spec. Q2 was developed to address quality management systems for the service supply organizations for the upstream petroleum and natural gas industries. The API Spec. Q2 Practitioner Course is a  4-day course that takes a comprehensive look into Q2’s requirements and interpretations. This course is an extension of the 2.5-day Q2 Fundamentals course and is intended for those who want a more detailed coverage of the requirements in Q2.

This course is ideal for those seeking Q2 certification and includes interactive workshops, group exercises, real-world experience, and case studies to provide you with the basics for implementing a Q2 compliant management system.

For a basic overview of Q2, register for the 2.5-day API Spec. Q2 Fundamentals course.

Need more information? View our list of Frequently Asked Questions.

Overview

API-U_ProudProvider_Lg-e1422917940679

API Spec. Q2 was developed to address quality management systems for the service supply organizations for the upstream petroleum and natural gas industries. The API Spec. Q2 Practitioner Course is a  4-day course that takes a comprehensive look into Q2’s requirements and interpretations. This course is an extension of the 2.5-day Q2 Fundamentals course and is intended for those who want a more detailed coverage of the requirements in Q2.

This course is ideal for those seeking Q2 certification and includes interactive workshops, group exercises, real-world experience, and case studies to provide you with the basics for implementing a Q2 compliant management system.

For a basic overview of Q2, register for the 2.5-day API Spec. Q2 Fundamentals course.

Need more information? View our list of Frequently Asked Questions.

Who Should Attend?

This course is ideal for both newcomers and those already familiar with working under API Spec. Q2 requirements.

  • Applicants for APIQR Q2 registration
  • Well-site service providers and/or operators
  • Quality assurance personnel and management representatives
  • Personnel involved in supplier evaluation activities
  • Oil company personnel involved with specifying equipment requirements

Duration

The duration of this course is 4 days, Monday thru Thursday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM each day.

Price

$1,195

Course Material

  • Training participant workbook
  • Practical exercises
  • Case studies
  • Copy of API Spec. Q2
  • Sample service quality plans

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will gain an understanding of:

  • 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
  • Measurement, analysis, and improvement

Course Agenda

Basics – Fundamentals Session (2.5 days)

  • Importance of API Spec. Q2 to the Industry
    • Describe Q2’s history and the drivers behind its development
    • Discuss Q2’s relation to Q1
  • Overview and Exclusions
    • Clarify allowable exclusions
    • Discuss new terminology used in Q2
  • Quality Management System Requirements
    • Give overview and discuss importance of each QMS requirement identified in Q2
  • Realization of Service and Service-Related Product
    • Explain contract review requirements
    • Explain requirements for service-related product realization
    • Discuss design and development process for services
  • QMS Measurement, Analysis, and Improvement
    • Discuss documented procedures and customer satisfaction
    • Explain requirements for planning and conducting internal audits

Extended Study – Practitioner Session (an additional 1.5 days, 4 days total)

  • Execution of Service – Service Quality Plan
    • Discuss service quality plans and approval requirements
    • Develop and review service quality plans
    • Discuss relationship with customer notification
  • Risk Assessment & Management
    • Describe the risk assessment and risk management process
    • Demonstrate risk evaluation tools and techniques
  • Contingency Planning
    • Describe contingency planning for services
    • Discuss elements of a contingency plan
    • Discuss documentation, training, and communication requirements / when customer notified is required
  • Management of Change
    • Describe elements of an MOC and when they are required
    • Discuss and create various MOCs
    • Determine notification requirements of MOCs

Go Beyond Training

Industry training is just one facet of the services we provide. Get web-based QMS software to make your management system and implementation more efficient for total quality management.

  • Increase Efficiency
  • Reduce Risk and Cost
  • Improve Customer Satisfaction
  • Ensure Compliance

Client Testimonial

“This course provided good insight into the development of API Q2 and provided a better understanding and working knowledge into the implementation process.”

Peter Gallegos

President / Owner, PERU Enterprises

Training Center Location

14614 Falling Creek Drive
Suite 250
Houston, TX 77068

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Training Center Location

14614 Falling Creek Drive
Suite 250
Houston, TX 77068

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