DOT Pipeline Compliance Workshop


This workshop is appropriate for anyone who is new to, or has an interest in, pipeline regulations; those who could use a refresher; or anyone who needs a better understanding of recent changes and developments in pipeline regulations, including PHMSA Advisory Bulletins and new, pending and proposed rulemakings.


RCP’s popular 3-day workshop provides participants an overview of Gas and Liquid pipeline operations, engineering concepts, compliance requirements and a clear understanding of how the regulatory process works.

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  • An overview of DOT/OPS pipeline compliance requirements in 49 CFR 191, 192, 194, 195, and 199
  • State and Federal agency roles for pipeline safety
  • PHMSA Jurisdiction
  • PHMSA Inspections and Enforcement Processes
  • Engineering Concepts and Stress – Strain Relationships; %SMYS
  • Design Requirements
  • Construction Requirements
  • Corrosion Control Concepts and Requirements
  • Operations and Maintenance Requirements
  • Emergency Response Requirements
  • Damage Prevention Programs
  • Operator Qualification Programs
  • Drug and Alcohol Programs
  • Public Awareness Programs
  • Integrity Management (gas and liquid) Programs
  • Control Room Management Programs

Each attendee will have access to a digital copy of the full presentation and supporting reference material. Participants will also receive a printed copy1 of the presentation materials to facilitate note-taking and provide a permanent record of the class. Participants can study at their own pace leading up to the workshop, or follow a suggested schedule on the workshop dates (i.e., complete the entire class in 3 days).

At the end of each scheduled day we will have a live session to:

  • Recap the lessons and topics scheduled for that day,
  • Review the quizzes and answers for lessons and topics scheduled for that day, and
  • Answer questions.

Online access to the course materials will be available for 2 weeks after the workshop, with a final Q&A session at the end of the 2 weeks. 

Participants must complete all quizzes to get a certificate of completion. 

1To receive the printed copy, please register at least 2 weeks prior to the class to ensure timely delivery.


RCP trainers have a wealth of industry experience working with regulatory agencies, and extensive knowledge of DOT regulations. They provide participants a practical perspective on their implementation at a level all can understand and are very effective in answering any questions.


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1 If registered two weeks prior to start of workshop.
2 If 3 or more attendees are registering separate, we can give you a discount code via contact form.

Cancellations made less than 1 week prior to class are non-refundable, but may be credited toward future workshops.


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