Pressure Safety Valve

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Presenter: Denzil Bazley
A registered Professional Engineer, holder of the Government Certificate of Competence (GCC Mechanical) and member of the SA institution of Mechanical Engineers. Having 30 years experience in maintenance management and training in a variety of industries including 10 years of experience in the Petrochemical oil and gas industry, FMCG…More



Maintenance, operations and production staff involved in PSV operation, maintenance and troubleshooting.

  • Engineers
  • Foremen and supervisors
  • Technicians
  • Operations staff.

    By the end of the course, the participants will be able to:

    • Examine the origins and development of PSV’s, and code requirements, such as ASME Sections I and VIII, API and ISO Standards.
    • Identify the sizing, application and installation requirements of PSV’s.
    • Recognize the operational malfunctions of PSV’s.
    • Understand the inspection, maintenance, operation, troubleshooting and repair of PSV’s.
    • Identify critical inspection, maintenance, operation, troubleshooting and repair of PSV’s
    • Calibration of safety relief valves and nondestructive examination.
    • Completion of a Competency Test to demonstrate knowledge and competence in the subject.

Workshop Modules (which will include Case Studies)


  • Introduction and history of PSV design
  • Organizations associated with PSV Standards Development and Enforcement
  • Statutory requirements
  • “VR” Accreditation Program
  • National Board Inspection Code
  • ASME Code Sections I and VIII
  • PSV & POSV principles of operation
  • Installation requirements for PSV/POSV
  • Operational problems with PRV/POSV
  • DAY 2

    • Pressure relief device certifications
    • Nameplate data interpretation
    • PSV/POSV repair
    • Troubleshooting
    • Case studies
    • Disassembly of PSV/POSV
    • Inspection prior to repair
    • DAY 3

      • Lapping and grinding
      • Assembly
      • Testing, pressure testing and sealing
      • Nameplate stamping
      • Calibration
      • Quality systems
      • Non-destructive examination
      • Sizing and selection of PSV’s
      • Steps for obtaining National Board “VR” Stamp

Please Note:
The precise content may change on the day depending on the specific needs of the delegates.

For volume discounts and in-house rates, please contact:
Phindi Mbedzi at 2KG Training
Tell: +27 (0) 11 325 0686
Cell: +27 (0) 71 125 6188

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