Flow Measurement and Custody Transfer Training Course
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Flow Measurement and Custody Transfer Training Course

Learn to accurately determine Flow Measurement and Custody Transfer and save your organization tons of money!

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Flow measurement is an important aspect of business for processing units and factories that require bulk raw materials in the form of fuel. Such sectors need to accurately measure the raw materials which they pay for, and the finished goods they produce and get paid for. This measurement is conducted by a process called flow measurement and the accuracy of this procedure greatly determines the fortunes of companies, since even a tiny error can result in losses of millions of dollars.

Custody transfer is defined as the exact commercial transaction that occurs when a change in ownership of fluids takes place. This highly specialized form of metering requires exceptional accuracy, repeatability, and auditable values and is performed by highly engineered flow measurement systems for the intended application.

The aim of this course is to familiarize you with the problems and solutions associated with flow measurement and custody transfer. You will learn about a variety of flow measurement technologies and systems and custody transfer applications, fluid laws, quality systems and about devices for automating the measurements. This course is extremely relevant at this time when fuel prices are rising, CO2 trading is emerging, and global awareness about greenhouse emissions is spreading.

On successful completion of the course, you will receive a Course Completion Certificate from KnowledgeHut with Credits (1 credit per hour of training).

What you will learn
  • Learn all the concepts related to fluid mechanics
  • Identify the causes for inaccurate measurements
  • Understand the various flow measurement technologies
  • Learn the different custody transfer applications that are used in the current system
  • Compare the different methods used to derive strapping tables
  • Differentiate between the various methods used in flow calibration
  • Learn about various prover systems
  • Explain the methodology used in truck custody transfer
  • Examine the challenges regarding pipelines
  • Understand about Leak detection
  • Analyze the methodology for monitoring and controlling production losses
  • Understand the problems and solutions associated with the measurement of NGL, LPG, and LNG
You will also get:
  • Course completion certificate
  • Learning credits
  • Downloadable courseware
Who Can Attend:

This course is apt for

  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Process Engineers
  • Chemical Engineers
  • Instrumentation Engineers/ Metering Engineers
  • Production Engineers
  • Reservoir Engineers
  • Valve Technicians
  • Measurement Superintendents
  • Custody Technicians
  • Design Engineers
  • Hydrocarbon Accountants
  • Regulators (Government Agencies)
  • Metering System Suppliers

Key Features

Intensive and interactive training by industry experts
Hands on training on different flow measurement techniques
Learn to accurately determine custody transfer
1 KnowledgeHut credit per hour of training
Completion Certificate on successful completion
Practical exercises for reinforcement


  • Fluid mechanics
  • Flowmeter classification
  • Uncertainty analysis
  • Flow measurement
  • Turbine
  • Positive displacement
  • Ultrasonic flowmeters
  • Coriolis mass flowmeters
  • Level measurement
  • Buoyancy tape systems
  • Hydrostatic pressure
  • Ultrasonic measurement
  • Radar measurement
  • Flow calibration
  • Terminal custody transfer
  • Tank management systems
  • Lease automatic custody transfer
  • Truck and rail custody transfer
  • Pipeline considerations
  • Fugitive emissions
  • Leak detection
  • Real time transient model
  • Loss control systems
  • Custody transfer sampling
  • Monitoring and controlling production losses
  • Physical leaks
  • Meter prover performance
  • API standards
  • Measuring the suspended S&W content
  • Calculating net volume
  • Flowmeter selection and costs
  • Initial considerations
  • Meter selection
  • Properties and measurement of NGL, LPG, and LNG

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Frequently Asked Questions

This course is apt for

  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Process Engineers
  • Chemical Engineers
  • Instrumentation Engineers/ Metering Engineers
  • Production Engineers
  • Reservoir Engineers
  • Valve Technicians
  • Measurement Superintendents
  • Custody Technicians
  • Design Engineers
  • Hydrocarbon Accountants
  • Regulators (Government Agencies)
  • Metering System Suppliers

Personnel working in or associated with instrumentation in their organizations would know the impact that even tiny errors have on the efficiency and performance of the company. A thorough understanding of the various metric and flow measurement methods is needed to ensure that measurements are accurate which in turn will enhance the fiscal earnings of the company. Participants will gain the confidence and expertise needed to minimize loss and increase Fiscal Gains, through the correct selection and operation of flow measurement systems that are related to Custody Transfer. They will have the ability to report accurate findings to the management and positively impact the aspirations of the company.

There are no prerequisites for joining this course but a basic understanding of flow measurements would be beneficial. Personnel with experience of designing, selecting, sizing, specifying, installing, testing, operating, and maintaining instrumentation related to the field of custody level and flow transfer measurement, will find this course beneficial.

No, this course is only available in the classroom format led by our certified experts.

On successful completion of the course you will receive a course completion certificate issued by KnowledgeHut.

You will receive 1 credit per hour of learning.

The trainers are highly qualified and certified instructors with years of relevant industry and coaching experience who will hand hold you through the workshop and ensure your success.

It is easy to enrol for classroom training online. There are several options to pay either through your debit/credit card that includes Visa Card, MasterCard; American Express or- via PayPal. Payment receipt will be issued to the candidate automatically by email.

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