Providing a comprehensive overview, this module introduces the fundamentals of the oil and gas industry, its history, structure and key terminologies.
This module introduces the fundamentals of geology and offers an understanding of the main exploration techniques used to find oil and gas reserves. It then examines the frameworks used to negotiate access, operation and ownership rights.
By examining the different methods of production, this module gives an insight into the broad range of options available to extract oil and gas in every kind of physical environment..
This module presents the logistics involved in transporting and storing oil and gas. It then introduces the basics of refining and distributing petrochemical products.
The commercialisation of oil, gas and petrochemical products is the focus of this module, with an overview of the business practices involved in selling, trading and regulation.
This module examines global issues affecting the oil and gas industry, as well as internal and external factors shaping its current state and future direction.
Qualification: IBC Academy Professional Development Course
Start date: 18th May or 12th October 2016
Delivery: Part-time Tutored Distance Learning
Duration: 12 weeks
Fees: £1599 / US$2240 - £1749 / US$2450+ VAT if applicable. Take a closer look at fees
CPD/CEUs: 21 hours / 2.1 CEUs
The course’s in-depth analysis of the oil and gas industry is awesome. It self-teaches and is both easy to read and to understand.
For the past fifteen years David has worked as an independent international consultant, training provider and expert witness. He has published an extensive body of work on diverse energy topics. David is also actively involved in a range of professional training, research, publication and development programmes and is the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Natural Gas Science & Engineering.
The Fundamentals of Oil and Gas course is ideal for:
We welcome companies placing individual students or groups on any of our publicly advertised distance learning courses, or for larger corporate groups we will deliver to your individual requirements, including instructor lead training, blended delivery solutions, customised assessments, flexible time-scales and dedicated support for learning and development managers.
This course is excellent. The material is very thorough and every single word in each module is significant.
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