To be eligible for membership in the Young Pipeline Professionals USA candidates must meet the following:
- Be no more than 35 years of age in the membership year, and
- Be employed or actively seeking employment by a pipeline owner/operator, service company, vendor or a consulting company which directly serves the pipeline industry and have internal stakeholder support for YPP membership
Alternatively, a candidate can apply for a student membership if they are of age and have or are pursuing a degree from an accredited four year university or have completed or are enrolled in a program which provides higher education around the pipeline industry.
Examples: welding school, corrosion certificates, etc.