InterSpec: The Choice

InterSpec: The Choice | interspecllc
InterSpec: The Choice | interspecllc

InterSpec: The Choice

InterSpec: The Choice | interspecllc

In the petroleum and petrochemical industry, certification programs are a prevalent method of evaluating an individual’s knowledge of inspection standards. InterSpec offers a variety of courses designed to assist professionals in preparing for industry certification exams, such as API, PA-DEP, DLA-E, and VADEQ . These courses are extremely beneficial to engineers, plant managers, or other positions that desire to refresh or enhance their familiarity with current standards.

InterSpec’s instructors’ combined practical and training experience enable them to facilitate learning through standard text based presentations, hands-on demonstrations, interactive class discussion, and personal experience.

We value our students success and remain available for future questions and information even after class completion.


Instructors Profile

Gary Boley


Gary Boley is a Multi-Certified Inspector with over 30 years of inspection and engineering experience. He served 22 years in the US Navy as Main Propulsion Officer and Engineering Officer. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and numerous environmental related certifications.

Mr. Boley has been a regular provider of training to EPA, Department of Defense, various states, and numerous commercial interests, both foreign and domestic since 1992 and served as a consultant to the EPA and PA-DEP in the development of Regulatory Programs and requirements that are being used today.

Mr. Boley’s on the job performance experience and communication skills gives him a unique perspective in how to present information clearly and effectively to a wide range of audiences through a variety of formats and media. He taught API training classes for the API University, and also taught PA-DEP training courses and numerous API courses throughout his career to private individuals, large and small corporations, and government personnel throughout the United States and globally including Asia, South America, and Middle East.


API Course Instruction

All classes are taught at InterSpec’s training center in Virginia Beach, VA.

  • Individual access to course material and manuals are available to students for the purpose of referencing inspection codes, regulations, and other pertinent information, as well as for use during note taking.
  • These courses have been developed by Mr. Boley to encompass relevant material and information, including all the latest changes and updates, required for API inspections and exam preparation.
  • Mr. Boley’s vast knowledge and experience provides him the ability to teach informatively, interestingly, and in a style that is easy to understand.
  • On-site training can be arranged for large or small groups at an additional cost. Further information can be obtained by requesting a customized price quote or contacting us directly at 757-622-6299.

API Exams Requirements And Applications

All API exams have minimal requirements, which are available on the API site, along with a list of testing sites for taking computerized exams. To obtain a list of exam testing sites and exam applications, please visit the API site.