PHMSA Gas Transmission (GT) Integrity Management
Time: 04/17/2014 04:18 AM

Protocol Item L.02

L.02 Personnel Qualification and Training Requirements

Verify that personnel involved in the integrity management program are qualified for their assigned responsibilities. [192.911(l), 192.915 and ASME B31.8S-2004, Section 12(b)(4)]

  1. Verify that the Integrity Management Program requires supervisory personnel to have the appropriate training or experience for their assigned responsibilities. [192.915(a)]

  1. Verify the qualification of personnel that carry out assessments and who evaluate assessment results. [192.915(b)]

  1. Verify the qualification of personnel who participate in implementing preventive and mitigative measures including: [192.915(c)]

    1. Personnel who mark and locate buried structures.
    2. Personnel who directly supervise excavation work.
    3. Other personnel who participate in implementing preventive and mitigative measures as appropriate. [ASME B31.8S-2004, Section 12.2(b)(4)]
  1. Verify that the personnel who execute the activities within the integrity management program are competent and properly trained in accordance with the quality control plan. [ASME B31.8S-2004, Section 11(a)(8) and ASME B31.8S-2004, Section 12.2(b)(4)]

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