Instrumentation & Field Instruments Servicing

An Intensive 5-Day Training Course

Instrumentation & Field Instruments Servicing

Scheduled Dates

04 - 08 Mar 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950
23 - 27 Sep 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950
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Why Choose this Training Course?

Why Choose this Training Course?

This 5 days Instrumentation & Field Instruments Servicing PetroKnowledge training course will cover all issues in Instrumentation & Field Instruments Servicing, Maintenance and Troubleshooting.

This training course will ensure that your engineers and technicians gain the highest level of process Instrumentation & Field Instruments Servicing knowledge and skills. It will also develop skilled maintenance professionals who understand operating principles and capabilities of process instrumentation and know how to install, commission, service, operate, and troubleshoot field process instruments.

This training course will highlight:

  • Definitions of Process Measuring and Control Instrumentation
  • Setting up Process transmitters, Digital Indicators, Gauges and Switches to measure pressure, flow, level, temperature and analytical
  • Process control loops and “P&ID” process and instrumentation diagrams
  • Installation, Wiring, Calibration and Configuration of Field Instruments
  • Servicing and troubleshooting field instruments

What are the Goals?

What are the Goals?

  • Developing specific skills, competencies, and points of view needed by professionals in the field most closely related to Instrumentation & Field Instruments Servicing
  • Learning the major process variables (Temperature, Level Pressure Flow, Analytical) controlled in the Process Industry
  • Describe the types of petrochemical and refining industry drawings
  • Designing field process control loops and the elements that are found in different types of loops, such as controllers, regulators and final control elements
  • Applying practical skills for testing, maintaining and modifying process field instruments (Smart electronic and pneumatic)

Who is this Training Course for?

Who is this Training Course for?

This PetroKnowledge training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit:

  • All instrumentation and control personnel
  • General maintenance personnel
  • Plant managers and supervisors
  • Control and instrumentation technicians and engineers
  • Contract Technicians as well as Sales and Service Representatives

How will this Training Course be Presented?

How will this Training Course be Presented?

This intensive PetroKnowledge training Course is presented from basics, and builds up to an advanced level, as far as Instrumentation & Field Instruments Servicing are concerned. Participants will receive copy of the training course material. Participants are encouraged to keep an open mind, and to ask as many questions as necessary, to ensure that maximum learning takes place.


Organisational Impact

By attending this PetroKnowledge training course, the Participants will return to their companies more confident in the knowledge and servicing of field instrumentation systems.

  • Participants will be equipped with new skills and knowledge which must impact positively within the company structure
  • Participants will investigate the concepts of instrumentation and measurements
  • Participants will acquire the knowledge relating to the characteristics and properties of the variables being measured
  • Participants will be able to evaluate the suitability and application of current in company field instrumentation systems
  • Participants will help company to determine appropriate devices/sensors for given applications/specifications
  • Acquired skills and knowledge contribute towards and result in plant and process cost reductions leading to financial savings for the company

Personal Impact

Participant will acquire the skills to understand instrumentation technology, servicing and design instrumentation systems.

  • Understand the principle of operation of a range of sensors, transmitters, transducers and switches used in the measurement of flow, temperature, pressure, strain and level
  • Installation, wiring, Configuration and Calibration of the most important sensors and transducers and their application in process measurement systems
  • Evaluate and select the most appropriate sensor technology for a given instrumentation system
  • Design, build and test using a given specification and sensor, their own instrumentation system within the seminar room
  • Evaluate and select the most appropriate sensor technology for a given instrumentation system
  • Design, build and test using a given specification and sensor, their own instrumentation system

Daily Agenda

Day OneProcess Field Instrumentation and Process Control Loops      

  • Terms and definitions associated with Instrumentation systems
  • Components of field Instrumentation Control Loops: Sensors, Transducers, Transmitters Controllers and control valves
  • Applications Process control loops (Pressure, Level, Temperature and Flow)
  • Instrumentation Calibration Parameters: Range, Span, and Zero Process Instrumentation Signals
  • Process Field Transmitters (Smart, Electronic and Pneumatic)
  • Smart transmitter Configuration Parameters
  • Differential pressure transmitter (Installation, Wiring, Calibration and Configuration)
  • Troubleshooting field instrumentation control loops

Day Two:  Industrial Temperature Measurements

  • Industrial thermocouple (TC), applications, TC wiring and code
  • Thermocouple field installation, wiring and testing
  • Thermocouple Temperature Transmitter and Calibration Procedure
  • Temperature signal converter (TC) Thermocouple
  • Industrial Resistance Temperature Detectors RTDs and Thermistor
  • Calibration Procedure of RTDs Temperature Transmitter and RTD sensors signal converter
  • Temperature Switches and industrial applications.
  • Testing and Calibration of Temperature switches (Set and Reset)

Day Three: Level Measurements

  • Continuous level measurement, level gauges and indicators
  • Magnetic and Displacer Level Indicator/Transmitter
  • Level Measurement by Hydrostatic Head
  • Hydrostatic Head calculation applied in open and closed tank
  • Closed and open Tank Level Measurement with a DP Transmitter
  • Interface Measurement two and three-phase Separators in Oil Production
  • Ultrasonic and radar Level Measurement Installation and programming
  • Level switches installation and calibration

Day Four: Pressure and Flow Measurement

  • Principles of Pressure measurement
  • Pressure gauges Calibration, Assembly and Disassembly 
  • Pressure instruments installation considerations and applications
  • Calibration of Pressure Gauges and Switches (Set and Reset)
  • Process Flow Rate Measurements by Orifice Plate applications
  • D/P transmitter with Flow Measurement/Square Root Extraction
  • Calibration and Configuration of differential pressure flow transmitters
  • Digital Flow meters and Counters applications, configuration and calibration

  Day Five:  Analytical Measurements and Applied Process Instrumentation

  • Process analytical Measurements
  • Analyzer principles, configuration and probes Installation
  • Conductivity and Concentration   analyzer (probe Installation &  Calibration & Configuration)
  • Turbo compressor and turbine Lube/Seal oil control system
  • Boiler field instrumentation
  • Heat exchanger field instrumentation





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

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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