Oil and Gas Technical Report Writing-OG 8028

12th - 16th March 2018 (Dubai, UAE) 4th - 8th June 2018 (London, UK) 17th - 21st September 2018 (London, UK)

Course Overview

This workshop is designed for engineers, geologists, lawyers, planners and community engagement
specialists as well those who in the course performing their functions would require understanding of
technical reports.
Technical report writing involves the ability to write in a clear and concise manner which is a mark of a
good technical person. An engineer must be able to translate the formulae, numbers, and other
engineering abstractions into an understandable written form suitable for making commercial, legal
and management decisions.
A technical report must inform readers of the reasons, means, results, and conclusions of the subject
matter being reported, simply put an outstanding technical report must be fit for purpose.

Learning Outcome

 Technical Report Writing: Understanding the mechanics of quality technical report writing.
 How to structure a technical report in a logical sequence to produce an accurate professional
document for decision making.
 How to prepare the report in a presentable easy to comprehend language and format.
 Understand the use of mathematical illustrations in report writing.
 The creative phase of planning.
 Writing and Revision of the drafts.
 How to reference a good technical report

Indicative Contents

 The essence of writing a technical report
 The basic rules of technical report writing
 The structure of a technical report
 Planning, layout and language of effective report writing
 Use of visual aids-diagrams, graphs, formulas and other mathematical illustrations.
 Originality and plagiarisms
 Finalizing the report
 Conclusion, Proofreading and Referencing
More Detail
Duration 5 working days
Certification A certificate of completion is granted on successful completion of the programme.
Location Dubai-UAE, London-UK
Travel and accommodation Travel and accommodation to be paid for at source by delegates
Fees Course fees for tuition, materials and certification: £ 3,750 (Excl. VAT) per delegate for 1 week.
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