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Fudamentals of Exploration and Production Logistics

Professional development in inward logistics for oil and gas exploration and production

Commences: 15th March 2016

Delivered by tutored distance learning

This course delivers the key knowledge professionals require to:

  • Gain a detailed understanding of logistics within the E&P sector of the oil and gas business
  • Enhance practical understanding of remote location logistic
  • Examine the full cycle of logistics from procurement and inventory management, to storage and care of the wide range of materials required for complex operation
  • Explore the various types of transport used to move people and equipment in a timely manner
  • Analyse the impact of global trade complexities and management issues



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From procurement and inventory to storage and care of the wide range of materials required by upstream operations, the course examines every element of this crucial function. It explains the various types of transport used to move people and equipment to where they're needed, as well as analysing the impact of global trade and management issues.

For anyone involved in exploration and production logistics, this programme provides an indispensable understanding and analysis of the supply chain.

Qualification: IBC Academy Professional Development Course
Start date: 5th April 2016
Delivery: Part-time Tutored Distance Learning
Duration: 12 weeks
Fees: £1499 / US$2330 - £1649 / US$2560 + VAT if applicable. Take a closer look at fees
CPD/CEUs: 21 hours / 2.1 CEUs

Excellent! The course surpassed my expectations. The content, coherent module structure, topicality and clarity all make the course invaluable and vital. It can be used as a practical reference for Logistics and Procurement practicioners and related areas.

Milhail Starovoytov,

 Manager Logistics and Procurement, Kinross Gold Corporation

Christopher Lennon MBA, LLB

Chris has international logistics experience spanning across a number of market segments, from the oil and gas industry to retail and distribution.

His experience includes structuring and managing a number of supply chains from scratch within the E&P segment, including handling the negotiations with suppliers and the logistical issues involved.

  • Supply base managers, materials controllers and dispatchers
  • Logistics resource planners, supply chain professionals and transport coordinators
  • Procurement, planning, operations and project managers
  • Field developers, offshore contractors plus oil and gas company employees involved in materials management
  • Upstream managers and supervisors involved with inward and outward oil and gas logistics functions
  • New employees and graduates requiring a comprehensive understanding of energy logistics

Delivered by online tutored distance learning, this programme allows you to study and gain knowledge without disrupting your normal work

You will have access to all course materials, expert tutorial support and peer networking using our online learning management system.

Each module ends with an online test so you can check your understanding of the content.

More about our distance learning

Distance learning, face-to-face workshops, webinars, elearning and blended delivery to match your requirements

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.

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This online course exceeded my expectations; the learning materials are very professional and well written.



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