Pipeline Integrity Management Systems & Hydrogen Pipeline Integrity

Short Course, POSTPONED to Spring 2024:

Pipeline Integrity Institute, within the Faculty of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia, is excited to host a three-day short course on Pipeline Integrity Management Systems and Hydrogen Pipeline Integrity. In collaboration with Rosen’s The Competence Club, the short course is facilitated by well-known experts and lecturers in this field, Arti Bhatia and Neil Gallon.

What will the courses cover?

  1. Pipeline Integrity Management and Integrity Management Systems,
  2. Hydrogen Pipeline Integrity: Energy Transition

Who Should Attend?

  • All pipeline integrity personnel, including those new to the industry.
  • These courses are especially suitable for pipeline engineers or managers looking to enhance their wider understanding of integrity management concepts and the implications of the new emerging fuel pipelines.


Venue: University of British Columbia (Downtown Vancouver Campus) at 800 Robson Square, Vancouver, BC, V6E 1A7

Course fee: $3,000.00 Canadian**

**All PII Partners will receive a $500 discount on fees at registration (see below list of partners). 

**Other companies registering 2+ employees, please register through the PII Partner Registration link to receive a discount.


PII PARTNER REGISTRATION HERE (are you a PII Partner? … YES, if you are an employee of FortisBC, BCER, Enbridge, Trans Mountain, TC Energy, Evraz, Shawcor, Michels Canada, and a member of YEIP)

Day 1: Introduction to Pipeline Integrity Management and Integrity Management Systems by Arti Bhatia

New date: Spring 2024 (8:30am – 4:30pm PST)

Aimed at engineers and practitioners who are involved with pipeline integrity management system framework. The course covers pipeline integrity management planning, threats risk assessment & mitigation, repair & intervention, codes & standards.

Day 2 – 3: Hydrogen Pipeline Integrity by Neil Gallon

New date: Spring 2024 (8:30am – 4:30pm PST)

Aimed at practicing professionals who are involved with pipeline integrity management. The course covers the role of hydrogen in the energy transition, differences between hydrogen & natural gas pipelines, conversion of existing pipelines, effects of hydrogen on pipeline materials, defect assessment and integrity management of hydrogen pipelines.

Click on Short Course Outline & Information (incl. Accommodation & Transporation recommendations) here

For further registration inquiries:

Please see course flyer or contact us.

Short Course Hydrogen Pipelines 2023 Flyer

Pipeline Integrity Institute Partners and Course Sponsors: 

BC Energy Regulator logo