Date: Sep 16, 2024 - Sep 18, 2024
Location: Paris, France

3 day training course delivered in French. The exam will be sat after the course and will be a half day exam.

To enable participants to:

  • Gain an understanding of the inspection requirements during various stages of the tank service life.
  • Learn about the principles, output and limitations of inspection methods and techniques.
  • Understand the relationship between the main damage mechanisms and different tank components.


Completing this training course, including taking the exam, is equivalent to 27 hours of Continuing Professional Development (CPD). Download the latest EEMUA 159 training courses brochure here.

Before registering

Click here to see the entry criteria of the course.

Click here for further information on each of the modules available. Please be advised that prior consent from EEMUA must be obtained before you can register for the TankInspector Repeat and Exam-Only module. Any registrants for this module who are not eligible to attend will be de-registered immediately.

How to register

Click the Register button at the top of this page, enter your details and choose the module you wish to attend. You will need to have all delegate and purchase order details with you as the system cannot save your entries if you exit or navigate away from the page. You must have a My EEMUA account to register online and you can register for one if you haven’t already done so, by following the same link. It is possible for you to register as many colleagues as you like at the same time, as long as they too have a My EEMUA account. Once the process is completed, you can manage your booking online via the My Events and Training section of My EEMUA.

After registration, you will be invited to choose which date you would like to sit the exam on. This will be sent to you in an email, and more information will follow specifically on the exam.

Permanent employees of EEMUA member companies are entitled to a discount off the standard course fee. Permanent employees of recognised national regulators may also be entitled to a discount off the standard course fee. Please contact the EEMUA office for further details.

Training documentation, and a complimentary copy of the current (5th) edition of EEMUA Publication 159 is included in the course price. On passing the end of course exam, you will achieve a Certificate of Competence in the inspection of storage tanks according to the EEMUA 159 User Guide.

*Please note repeat participants will be expected to bring their EEMUA 159 Publication received at a previous course.

For any queries, please contact EEMUA Events at or call us on +44 (0)20 7488 0801.

Who should attend

NDT Inspectors, Operational and Maintenance Personnel working with tanks regularly who would like to gain the knowledge and understanding of tank inspection requirements and become a qualified Tank Inspector. Inspection Engineers, Project Co-ordinators and Supervisors who co-ordinate inspection and maintenance projects, who would like to improve their understanding of tank inspection process.

24th April 2024