Certificate in fundamentals of petroleum technology

Programme Overview

We developed the certificate in fundamentals of petroleum technology in response to the emerging oil and gas sector in Guyana. This program is delivered over 9 months and provides knowledge in various aspects of the petroleum industry from the origins of the oil droplet, to how it is found, extracted, stored, transported and processed so it ends up in our homes. 

What You Will Learn

Origin and Chemistry of Petroleum

Introduction to the Petroleum Industry

Introduction to Petroleum Geology

Exploration and Well Logging

Basic Reservoir Engineering

Drilling, Well Construction and Completions

Fundamentals of Production and Workovers

Introduction to Enhanced Oil Recovery

Introduction to Petroleum Industry Software

Who Should Apply?

Beginners in the oil industry

Both technical and business oriented professionals who are either new to the upstream oil and gas industry or experienced in one part, but could benefit from a wider point of view. This course will likewise deliver for non-industry personnel a broad, basic knowledge set of multiple topics. Legal, Financial, Accounting, Management, and Service Company team members will certainly benefit.


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