EEMUA 159 CompeTank®

EEMUA 159 CompeTank® is the official EEMUA training, assessment and certification scheme for tank integrity assessors, engineers, managers and others responsible for process safety and for the safe operation and maintenance of in-service storage tanks for bulk fluids. CompeTank® courses are based on EEMUA Publication 159 (Edition 5) and other internationally recognised user guides developed by EEMUA, as well as other industry publications, regulations and formal standards. Three courses are currently offered within the scheme. Permanent employees of EEMUA member companies are entitled to a 20% discount off all standard course fees. Training documentation, examination fees and certificates, plus residential accommodation with full board are included in the (ex-VAT) prices shown below.

EEMUA 159 TankIntro is a training-only course providing an introduction to industrial-scale storage tanks. It gives attendees a basic understanding of the different tank designs, and how tanks should be inspected, assessed, operated, maintained and repaired, without going into the detailed calculations. Download overviews in English or Dutch.

EEMUA 159 TankInspector is a training and competency course that will enable attendees to gain an understanding about the inspection requirements during various stages of the tank service life – construction, operation, repair / maintenance and demolition. It covers key principles, output and limitations of inspection methods and techniques, together with the relation between all major damage mechanism and different tank components.

EEMUA 159 TankAssessor is a training and competency course that covers key features of tank design and the common problems that arise in service. It also identifies what actions may be taken to avoid their recurrence or to remedy the effects.

The 5th Edition of EEMUA Publication 159: Above ground flat bottomed storage tanks - a guide to inspection, maintenance and repair, was realeased on 13th September 2017. 

In the EEMUA 159 CompeTank® public database you will find the contact details of people who have a current, valid, EEMUA TankAssessor™ Certificate of Competence. 

EEMUA 159 is also the foundation for EEMUA's storage tank e-learning in Dutch and English.

Training Course

EEMUA 159 TankInspector course

25/10/2021 - 28/10/2021

Live Online Course

Course is delivered in English.

Registration CLOSED. Please see our next course 14th - 17th March 2022.

Training Course

EEMUA 159 TankAssessor course

08/11/2021 - 12/11/2021

Live Online Course

Course is delivered in English.

As there is limited time before the course start date, we need to ensure that any delegates will receive their course materials prior to the course start date. Therefore, if you are interested in attending this course, please contact events@eemua.org so we can check this prior to registering.

Training Course

EEMUA 159 TankAssessor course

22/11/2021 - 26/11/2021

Live Online Course

Course is delivered in German.

Training Course

EEMUA 159 TankAssessor course

24/01/2022 - 28/01/2022

Live Online Course

Course is delivered in English.

Training Course

EEMUA 159 TankAssessor course

07/02/2022 - 11/02/2022

Live Online Course

Course is delivered in Dutch.

Training Course

EEMUA 159 TankIntro course

21/02/2022 - 23/02/2022

Live Online Course

Course is delivered in English.

Training Course

EEMUA 159 TankInspector course

14/03/2022 - 17/03/2022

Live Online Course

Course is delivered in English.

Training Course

EEMUA 159 TankAssessor course

28/03/2022 - 01/04/2022

Près de Paris

Course is delivered in French.

Training Course

EEMUA 159 TankAssessor course

04/04/2022 - 08/04/2022

near Hanover, Germany

Course is delivered in German.

Training Course

EEMUA 159 TankAssessor course

25/04/2022 - 29/04/2022

near London, UK

Course is delivered in English.

Training Course

EEMUA 159 TankInspector course

16/05/2022 - 19/05/2022

near London, UK

Course is delivered in English.

Training Course

EEMUA 159 TankAssessor course

13/06/2022 - 17/06/2022

near Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Course is delivered in Dutch.

Training Course

EEMUA 159 TankIntro course

20/06/2022 - 22/06/2022

near London, UK

Course is delivered in English.