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Introduction To Process Instrumentation (module 1 Measuring Systems): City & Guilds Scqf Level 6

Duration 5 days
Time 08:30 - 16:30
Cost £1,251.00 + VAT
Venue Altens Training Centre


Date Time Cost Venue Places  
05 Aug - 09 Aug 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £1,251.00 + VAT Altens Training Centre 3
09 Sep - 13 Sep 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £1,251.00 + VAT Altens Training Centre 7
11 Nov - 15 Nov 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £1,251.00 + VAT Altens Training Centre 8

About this course

Practical Content 60% Theoretical Content 40%

Target Audience

Technicians and Engineers not of an Instrumentation discipline who require a comprehensive practical overview of the instrumentation used currently in the process industry.

Course Aims

To provide an appreciation of the maintenance requirements and methods used by Instrument personnel to maintain a safe and efficient process control system. To introduce candidates to 'Smart' field Instrumentation with Hart and Foundation Fieldbus communication.

Course Content

  • Pressure Measurement Instruments
  • Temperature Measurement Instruments
  • Level Measurement Instruments
  • Flow Measurement Instruments
  • Use of Instrument Diagrams and Documentation
  • Introduction to Asset Management Suite (A.M.S.)
  • 375 and 475 Field Communicators and standard calibration equipment
  • Introduction to modern DCS and ESD systems
  • Practical demonstration and candidate practical calibration/function checks
  • Practical and written question paper.


The majority of this course is practical hands on training delivered by fully qualified and experienced ex industry personnel using equipment replicated from the onshore and offshore oil and gas working environment. This course is exclusively delivered using ASET's world leading live and fully integrated ABCOL Oil and Gas Production Training Platform and Instrument workshop.


City and Guilds SCQF Level 6 Certificate

Minimum Instructor Qualification/Experience

  • Further Education Qualification A1 or equivalent Workplace Assessor
  • 5 years offshore experience in production operations.

Min/Max Number of Delegates Required per Event


Times of Training

08:30 to 16:30
Course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers.

Special Requirements

Delegates are required to supply their own PPE.


ASET International Oil & Gas Training Academy, Aberdeen Altens Campus, Hareness Road, Aberdeen, AB12 3LE.

Excellent course with realistic situations. Great use of feedback after excercises.

Graham Speirs
Teekay Voyageur Production Ltd

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