Downtime is oil & gas industry's number one enemy!

In an environment where equipment is expected to run 24 hours a day, 7 days a week under extreme conditions, downtime caused by equipment failure can quickly put a company out of business.

If your organization is an oil & gas company, equipment manufacturer, or supplier, do consider enrolling your technical and inspection personnel for the API’s Individual Certification Programs (ICP).

API Certified Inspectors/Personnel can help to predict equipment failure before it happens, eliminate or reduce downtime, increase plant safety & reliability, and apparently saving you time & money. API Certified Inspectors/Personnel are recognized worldwide as professionals who is capable of performing in accordance with the latest and most acceptable industry inspection practices.


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With proven track record for more than 10 years, IDC Training House continues to be the most preferred API Training Provider in Asia Pacific. We have consistently produce API Certified Inspectors since year 2012 and will continue to develop competent Technical professionals to meet the growing industry demand.

If you are seeking for knowledge upgrade or intend to pursue the API Certification Exam, we encourage you to experience our top notch API Trainings. It adds value to your professional career as information is presented in a hands-on and practical way that can be applied to real world situations.


API Certification Exam

Officially known as Individual Certification Program (ICP) and is administered by the American Petroleum Institute. 

Since 1989, API’s Individual Certification Programs (ICP) has provided the petroleum and petrochemical industries with an independent and unbiased way to evaluate the knowledge and experience of technical and inspection personnel.

These certification programs are based on the industry-developed standards that are recognized and used with confidence worldwide. ICP testing, developed in partnership with industry leaders, confirms that certified inspectors and personnel will demonstrate competence in content areas that are relevant to their practices. 


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API exam services

Since year 2004, IDC Training House provides advice, guidance and payment services for candidates who are interested to enrol in the API Certification Exam; as a value added service. Please feel free to reach us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. should you have any queries.

With the new procedures in place, candidate is required to submit the API Exam application via ICP Online Portal. Payment of API exam fee can be made directly to American Petroleum Institute or through IDC Training House (with a minimal Administration Fee). 

  • Application and payment deadline to API is 8 weeks prior to exam window.
  • Application and payment deadline to IDC Training House is 11 weeks prior to exam window.



API will not review, process or schedule any application without payment. Candidate is solely responsible to meet the application and payment deadline. Otherwise, candidate will either be charged a late fee of USD 150 or miss the desired exam date. IDC Training House is not liable on the penalties imposed.