Course Dates

  • Houston, TX-US (Jan 6-8)
  • Houston, TX-US (March 30-Apr.1)
  • Houston, TX-US (July 6-8)
  • ​Houston, TX-US (Oct. 12-14)

* Dates and location subject to change based on enrollment numbers.

Course Credentials

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Course Description

The course covers the entire Q1 Body of Knowledge (BOK), including: scope; exclusion; documentation; organizational resource requirements; contract review, planning, risk management, design & development, contingency, procurement, product realization, calibration, product release, nonconformance's management of change, internal audits, management review, etc..

Upon successful completion, participants will receive a certification with a unique registration number issued by WPAG and be listed in the Industry Registered Professional Network™. 

Summary of Course Curriculum

  • API Q1 Specification Body of Knowledge               
  • Critical Suppliers
  • Product Realization                                                        
  • Contingency Planning
  • Competency Expectation                                               
  • Management of Change
  • Intent & Application of the Service Clause
  • Responsibilities and Accountabilities
  • Design & Development 
  • Internal Audits
  • Risk Assessment & Management
  • Management Review
  • Product Quality Plans
  • Benefits to Service Provider and Operators


Who Should Attend

This course was designed for operators, manufacturers, critical suppliers and other personnel responsible for manufacturing, global supply chain product, quality performance and reliability. It is also recommended for operators, service providers, external consulting agencies, registrars and independent auditors that work within the Petroleum, Oil and Gas Industry.

This course is utilized by the international, national and state owned oil companies for both training and to obtain a baseline competency assessment by an accredited provider.

API Q1 Essentials 

Specification for QMS Requirements for Manufacturing Organizations

Duration : 3 Days

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