Oil & Gas Technical

Essentials of Petroleum Technology-OGT 5003

21 Nov 22-02 Dec 22 (Houston, Texas, USA.), 13 Jun 22-24 Jun 22 (London, UK), 14 Feb 22-25 Feb 22 (Dubai, UAE),

Course Overview

This course will provide the participants with an integrated view of the oil and gas production and related facilities during the life of the reservoir. It will present an overview/fundamental understanding of the wide range of oilfield production handling and treatment equipment.


Learning Outcome

  • Gain an overall knowledge of various hydrocarbon production processes from the time a reservoir is discovered to end users
  • Understand the role of the petroleum/reservoir engineer in optimizing recovery
  • Familiarize with various surface and sub-surface equipment and processing facilities used in a typical oil & gas field.
  • Gain a general knowledge about health, safety and environmental issues.
  • Understand the role of petroleum economics in evaluating field development projects


Indicative Contents

  • Energy types and global statistics (oil and gas reserves, production, export, and consumption)
  • Upstream operations – reservoir types, exploring for oil and gas, seismic technology.
  • Drilling exploration well – (directional drilling and offshore drilling),
  • Well testing and completion, well simulation and work over, rock and fluid properties.
  • Artificial lift method, recovery mechanism, reservoir simulation and surface facilities.
  • Corrosion protection, the role of technology & health and safety environment


More Detail
Duration This is a two-week programme spread over 10 working days
Certification A certificate of completion is granted on successful completion of the programme.
Location (Houston, Texas, USA.), (London, UK), (Dubai, UAE)
Travel and accommodation Travel and accommodation to be paid for at source by delegates.
Fees £5, 250.00 (Excl. VAT) per delegate for 2 weeks.