Construction & Building Envelope Inspection

An Intensive 5-Day Training Course

Construction &
Building Envelope Inspection

We currently have no scheduled session for this Course. If you are interested in running this course, please contact our Training Department at

Why Choose this Training Course?

Why Choose this Training Course?

Inspection is observation of construction for conformance with the approved design documents. This training course will highlight and cover all the inspection & testing aspects for concrete and steel structure construction, and building envelope. The training course will enable individuals, who are in the inspection and testing field or want to be a specialist inspector, to understand the nature and the importance of this function.

This training course will help the attendees to understand the types of inspection and testing involved in a construction project, which are mandatory to assure the quality of materials used as well as the workmanship.  This PetroKnowledge course will also provide guidance and recommendations for design and inspection consideration in an effort to provide a long-lasting exterior building envelope system.

This training course will feature:

  • Discussions on the quality management system
  • The importance of inspection and testing activity
  • Applying the inspection and testing in many construction areas
  • Focusing on practical and theoretical ways of inspection
  • How to integrate new inspection technique into the work domain

What are the Goals?

What are the Goals?

By the end of this training course, participants will be familiar with:

  • Testing and inspection techniques of engineering materials
  • Workmanship in building construction
  • Familiar with NDE for the steel and welding
  • Have the capability to inspect the finishing work activity
  • Testing and inspection for road construction
  • The ways and skills for the inspection

Who is this Training Course for?

Who is this Course for?

This training course will benefit those who wish to become more effective by better understanding the requirements for inspections as well as the role and responsibilities of construction inspectors.

This training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals:

  • Architects
  • Engineers
  • Practicing Building Construction Inspectors
  • Project Engineers
  • NDE Lab Personnel
  • Technicians and Technologists involved with building construction
  • Contractors and building owners

How will this Training Course be Presented?

How will this Training Course be Presented?

This PetroKnowledge training course will utilise a variety of proven adult learning techniques to ensure maximum understanding, comprehension and retention of the information presented. The daily workshops will be highly interactive and participative. The illustration will depend on videos and photos.

Organisational Impact

  • Enhance the quality of inspection process which affects the organization quality
  • Improve the organization maintenance scheme which reduce cost
  • Improve the organization investment by new ideas to enhance sustainability of the oil and gas project
  • The revenue of reduce cost by providing a durable structure by better design, construction or maintenance

Personal Impact

  • Enhance the assessment and evaluation capability of the trainee
  • Increase knowledge of up to date of repair methods
  • Increase the skill for maintenance approach
  • Increase the skill to enhance quality of all phases of the oil and gas projects

Daily Agenda

Day One: On-site Quality Management System & Inspection

  • Total quality management system
  • What is inspection
  • Why is inspection needed
  • What components require special inspection
  • What are the role and responsibilities of special inspectors

Day Two: General Inspection Guidelines

  • Field inspectors
  • Steel Reinforced Bars Inspection
  • Concrete construction inspection
  • Structural masonry inspection
  • Shotcrete inspection
  • Concrete NDT

Day Three: Steel Structure Inspection Guidelines

  • Structural steel inspection
  • Anchor bolts, dowels, and hold-down system inspections
  • Non-destructive testing
  • Level II and level III NDE
  • Welding inspector
  • Fireproofing inspection
  • Test method for determining concrete floor flatness and levelness (F-Numbers)
  • Classification of soils for engineering purposes

Day Four: Inspection Guidelines

Part I - Soil Inspection Guidelines

  • Field inspectors
  • Soil inspection on site
  • Earthwork inspection
  • Asphaltic concrete inspection
  • Road construction inspection

Part II - Architectural Inspection Guidelines

  • What makes up the building envelope?
  • Roofing and architectural sheet metal
  • Insulation types and inspection
  • Wood work inspection

Day Five: Architectural Work Inspection Guidelines

  • Plastering and painting types and inspection
  • Tiles materials inspection
  • Exterior cladding systems
  • Deck and below-grade waterproofing
  • Doors, windows, and other wall penetrations
  • Compatibility of building envelope components for blast resistance


  • On successful completion of this training course, a PetroKnowledge Certificate will be awarded to the delegates

In Association With

GLOMACS Training

Our collaboration with GLOMACS aims to provide the best training services and benefits for our valued clients

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Frequently Asked Questions

How can I register for a training course?

  • To register online through our website, please click “Enroll Now” on the course page, complete and submit the form. A confirmation e-mail and instructions will be sent to the participant’s e-mail.
  • You may also get in touch with our Registration Team on
    +971 50 981 7386 | +971 2 557 7389 or send an email to

When and how do I arrange payments?

  • Payments can be made in USD or UAE local currency AED (Arab Emirates Dirhams) either by Bank Transfer or by Credit Card. Our Bank Account details will be provided on the invoice.
  • Course fees are payable upon booking unless a valid, authorized Purchase Order is provided and accepted.
  • Invoices will be sent via email/courier to the ID/name and address provided.
  • The course fee shall be settled prior to course start date. Corporate payments with existing payment policy shall be relayed to us in advance.

When should I expect to receive confirmation of registration?

Upon successful registration online, enrolment on the respective training course will be confirmed by Registration Team by e-mail along with the invoice and joining instruction.

Is there a discount for more than one registrant/course?

For corporate fees and group registration, please send your query to

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