1 Day Fundamentals of Oil & Gas – Erbil

The Fundamentals of Oil & Gas – A one-day introduction to the Oil and Gas business

Date: Thursday 14th February 2019, Erbil

Do you need an overview of how the oil and gas business works? Will a better understanding of the oil and gas business help you serve your colleagues and clients better, and improve your career prospects? Join this new, one day local program designed specifically for the Kurdistan energy sector to boost your career in 2019.

The course Director is Angus Warren, a former senior BP executive who has delivered oil and gas training programs in Erbil since 2012, including the highly acclaimed Mini-MBA in Oil & Gas, and runs courses all over the world. Previous attendees at WBC courses in Kurdistan include senior oil company executives and ministry officials.

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What you will learn and the benefits of attending:

  • How oil and gas is created and how oil companies find it
  • How oil companies extract oil and gas
  • The risks and uncertainties in oil and gas
  • The language and structure of the oil and gas business

You will come away from this course with a clear overview of how the industry operates, the major players and what the key success factors are. It will enable to you to engage intelligently with senior oil and gas managers, whether you are selling products or services to them or looking to develop a career within an oil and gas company. You will be more effective in working with executives, colleagues and partners, and you will benefit from a network of new contacts and relationships.

In addition to the course handbook, you will receive a Certificate of Attendance, confirming your continued personal professional development.

Course Content

  • Petroleum Geology
  • Oil & Gas Supply Chain
  • The Basics of Oil & Gas: Exploration, Appraisal, Development and Production
  • Life Cycle of an Oil and Gas Project
  • Key risks – geological, political, financial, contractual, operational
  • Industry terminology

Who should attend

This course is designed for those who are new to the industry, possibly in non-technical functions, or working for companies that supply and service the oil and gas business, or for graduates looking to develop a career in energy. Those returning to the industry after the downturn, and individuals working in government agencies related to the energy sector will also benefit from this introduction and overview.

Please note the course will only run with a minimum of 10 participants.

Course Fee: US$295, payable in advance

Bookings must be received by January 22nd 2019, and payment made by January 30th.

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