With the accelerating changes in the energy industry, and the need to address upcoming workforce challenges, it is important to have a trusted source for your industry training needs. Making sure you meet your training needs in a creative, systematic, and cost-effective way is easy to accomplish with API-U. API-U is dedicated to providing excellence in petroleum industry training. Because API has access to the largest pool of subject experts in the industry, our programs are taught by the best trainers who utilize today's innovative methods. The practical knowledge gained from API-U training enables participants to maintain professional competency and meet the ever-changing statutory requirements, as well as networking opportunities with your peers. 


Attend one of our instructor led classes designed to help you get more out of API Standards. View the API-U calendar and search a course by topic, country or training provider. 


API eLearning courses are the perfect way to continue your professional development on your own schedule. Choose from over 100 courses in mechanical maintenance, electrical maintenance, instrumentation and control and safety.  

Become A Trainer 

There is more than one way to become an API-U Approved Training Provider. Learn how to participate in API’s Training Program and download an API-U Training Provider Application today. 


WORK HARD. WORK SMART. WORK SAFE. With web-based safety training for E&P onshore operators, Crude Oil by Rail operators, Class A, B and C operators, and service station contractors, API WorkSafe™ proves that when we all work together to improve safety, everybody works safe.