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Introduction to the Petroleum Industry Webinar III: Upstream


Date: Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Time: 10:00 AM - 11:40 AM (CT)

Cost: $120

Program Level: Basic                                 CPE Credits: 2 Hours

Delivery: Group-Internet Based                  Prerequisites: None

Advance Prep: None                                  Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge

This webinar is designed for individuals who wish to gain an introductory understanding of the petroleum industry.  It will discuss modern hydrocarbon extraction industry organization and types of upstream oil and gas companies, functions, operations and processes.

Learning Objectives: By the end of this class you will be able to

  1. Identify the goals of upstream oil and gas companies.
  2. Recall the different types of upstream companies.
  3. Recall the different types of oilfield support companies.
  4. Identify aspects of exploration.
  5. Recall basic processes in drilling and completion.
  6. Identify basic oilfield equipment and personnel.

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