This course is a basic introduction to most aspects of the petroleum engineering and production discipline, which includes production, reservoir and drilling engineering.



This course is targeted to those involved in petroleum engineering operations but does not have the formal training as engineers, like geoscientists, geotechs, engineering techs, attorneys, financial and accounting managers, support professionals, and other non-technical personnel who require a basic understanding of petroleum production.



    • Introduction and quick history of geology behind the production process

    • Overview of onshore/offshore drilling rigs, completion as well as blowout

    • Directional drilling tools and techniques

    • Well completions and well log analysis

    • Improved recovery techniques

    • Handling sub-surface fluids

    • Petroleum economics

    • Health, safety, security and environment

    • Downstream petroleum industry, transportation, refining, petrochemicals

    • Reservoir engineering, reservoir stimulation and reservoir drive mechanisms



At the end of this course, participants should be able to:

»    Build a firm foundation in the principles and practices of petroleum exploration and production

»    Get basic understanding of downstream petroleum production, transportation, refining and petrochemicals

»    Understand the technical terminology, tools and methods used during the exploration and production phase

»    Understand key concepts, applications and terminology associated with acquiring, processing and distributing petroleum products

»    Understand the various production principles, drilling and completion, reservoir, production as well as facilities engineering

»    Understand the basics on the interpretation of exploration, production and seismic data

»    Understand issues on HSSE

»    Increase efficiency on inter-departmental project team communication

Date: 13th - 17th August 2018

Location: GUS Training Facility, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos

Course Fees: N87,250 + VAT

Training Provider: GUS Consulting Ltd


How to Enroll

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Phone: +234 (0) 1 454 0261, +234 (0) 1 454 4740, +234(0)8165346412

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