December 2020

Advanced Carbonate Reservoir Geology

This 5-day advanced course will start with a refresher on key aspects of carbonate sedimentation, diagenesis and porosity evolution.

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Course code:

PE1350

Date

07 - 11 Dec 2020

Location

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia or Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

SGD 5,049

Fee:

SGD 5,249

Course code:

PE1350

Date

07 - 11 Dec 2020

Location

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia or Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

RM 15,147

Fee:

RM 15,747

Critical Thinking In Geoscience - The Value of Integrated Data Interpretation and the Skills Required to Frame and Solve the Problems

This data driven training course aims to provide a mechanism to overcome barriers and facilitate collaboration, coordination, cooperation and co-creation between the disciplines. We need to step back and rediscover the analytical methods at our disposal and learn how they can be used to solve the problems that we face in exploration and production studies through critical thinking.

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Course code:

PE1404

Date

06 - 10 Dec 2020

Location

Muscat, Sultanate of Oman or Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

USD 3,999

Fee:

USD 4,199

January 2021

Exploration Project Management - Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

This Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) will be conducted in an interactive manner and will include presentations by the course leader, syndicate and plenary exercises, and (optional) assessment of selected participants’ projects. Industry case studies will be integrated into all the presentations.

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Course code:

PE1418

Date

18 - 27 Jan 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

SGD 5

Fee:

SGD 5

Course code:

PE1418

Date

18 - 27 Jan 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

USD 3

Fee:

USD 3

Prospect, Risks & Volumes Assessment - Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

This VILT explains how risks and volumes can be assessed in a realistic manner, based on a sound understanding of the geological details of the prospect as well as its regional geological setting and current play understanding.

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Course code:

PE1427

Date

18 - 22 Jan 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

SGD 3

Fee:

SGD 3

Course code:

PE1427

Date

18 - 27 Jan 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

USD 2

Fee:

USD 2

February 2021

Trap, Top - and Fault Seal Analysis - Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

In this 5-day course, the main aspects that need to be considered for trap and seal analysis will be discussed, including understanding and identifying spill and potential leak points of traps, theoretical aspects of seals and sealing capacity,methods to assess the sealing potential of seals,trap identification and analysis in a variety of extensional and in compressional settings, unusual traps, such as basement traps,sealing mechanisms and reasons of seal failure; permeability seals and...

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Course code:

PE1428

Date

22 - 26 Feb 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

SGD 3

Fee:

SGD 3

Course code:

PE1428

Date

22 - 26 Feb 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

USD 2

Fee:

USD 2

March 2021

Basin Analysis - Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

This VILT will focus on the geological fundamentals such as how different basin types differ in subsidence mechanisms, basin cycles, heat flow through time, depositional systems, structural styles and their type of petroleum systems.

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Course code:

PE1429

Date

22 Mar - 02 Apr 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

SGD 3,999

Fee:

SGD 4,199

Course code:

PE1429

Date

22 Mar - 02 Apr 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

RM 11,997

Fee:

RM 12,597

May 2021

Seismic Stratigraphy of Carbonate Reservoirs - Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

This VILT aims is to provide practical applications of seismic stratigraphy for evaluating carbonate reservoirs.

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Course code:

PE1497

Date

31 May - 03 Jun 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

SGD 2

Fee:

SGD 3

Course code:

PE1497

Date

31 May - 03 Jun 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

USD 2

Fee:

USD 2

July 2021

Subsurface Studies for Field Development Planning

This course has been designed with the aim of showing the type of studies required in developing an offshore petroleum discovery, from field appraisal to development. The course gives an account of the studies carried out by the four subsurface disciplines: development geophysics, development geology, petrophysics and reservoir engineering, including a comprehensive account of the methodology, processes and techniques.

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Course code:

PE1460

Date

26 Jul - 06 Aug 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

SGD 4

Fee:

SGD 4

Course code:

PE1460

Date

26 Jul - 06 Aug 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

USD 3

Fee:

USD 3

August 2021

Exploration Project Management - Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

This Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) will be conducted in an interactive manner and will include presentations by the course leader, syndicate and plenary exercises, and (optional) assessment of selected participants’ projects. Industry case studies will be integrated into all the presentations.

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Course code:

PE1462

Date

16 - 20 Aug 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

SGD 5

Fee:

SGD 5

Course code:

PE1462

Date

16 - 20 Aug 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

USD 3

Fee:

USD 3

Trap, Top - and Fault Seal Analysis - Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

In this 5-day course, the main aspects that need to be considered for trap and seal analysis will be discussed, including understanding and identifying spill and potential leak points of traps, theoretical aspects of seals and sealing capacity,methods to assess the sealing potential of seals,trap identification and analysis in a variety of extensional and in compressional settings, unusual traps, such as basement traps,sealing mechanisms and reasons of seal failure; permeability seals and...

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Course code:

PE1430

Date

23 - 27 Aug 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

SGD 3

Fee:

SGD 3

Course code:

PE1430

Date

23 - 27 Aug 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

USD 2

Fee:

USD 2

September 2021

Prospect, Risks & Volumes Assessment - Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

This VILT explains how risks and volumes can be assessed in a realistic manner, based on a sound understanding of the geological details of the prospect as well as its regional geological setting and current play understanding.

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Course code:

PE1431

Date

20 - 24 Sep 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

SGD 3

Fee:

SGD 3

Course code:

PE1431

Date

20 - 24 Sep 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

USD 2

Fee:

USD 2

October 2021

Basin Analysis - Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

This VILT will focus on the geological fundamentals such as how different basin types differ in subsidence mechanisms, basin cycles, heat flow through time, depositional systems, structural styles and their type of petroleum systems.

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Course code:

PE1432

Date

18 - 29 Oct 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

SGD 3,999

Fee:

SGD 4,199

Course code:

PE1432

Date

18 - 29 Oct 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

RM 11,997

Fee:

RM 12,597

Fundamentals of Seismic for Non-Geophysicists

Covers the entire seismic process from acquisition, through processing to interpretation and in doing so shows how each relates to and impacts the other, presenter is actively consulting to one of the world’s largest seismic companies. Course is essentially non-mathematical and makes wide use of diagrams, pictures, demonstrations and short videos to explain complex concepts.Numerous hands-on exercises and case studies are used to clarify and reinforce learnings. As much as possible, studen...

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Course code:

PE1481

Date

25 - 29 Oct 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

SGD 2

Fee:

SGD 2

Course code:

PE1481

Date

25 - 29 Oct 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

USD 1

Fee:

USD 1

Exploration & Production Data Management and Physical Asset Management (5-Day Course)

This training course is designed to present the principles of efficient management of E & P Data and physical assets.

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Course code:

PE1478

Date

04 - 14 Oct 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

SGD 6

Fee:

SGD 6

Course code:

PE1478

Date

04 - 14 Oct 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

USD 4

Fee:

USD 4

Advanced Carbonate Reservoir Engineering - Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Reservoir engineering methods as practised in carbonate fields will be addressed in this Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT). Practical and actual carbonate reservoir problems and examples will be used to illustrate relevant subjects. Specific reservoir engineering problems related to the heterogeneity, fluid-rock interaction and the often fractured nature of carbonate rocks will be examined.

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Course code:

PE1483

Date

25 - 29 Oct 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

SGD 5

Fee:

SGD 5

Course code:

PE1483

Date

25 - 29 Oct 2021

Location

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Early Bird Fee:

USD 3

Fee:

USD 3

Courses List

Micro Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) - Carbonate Reservoir Geology: A Refresher

This Micro VILT examines the key characteristics of carbonate reservoirs from a depositional perspective. The second module covers diagenetic characteristics.

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Micro Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) - Carbonate Reservoir Diagenesis with particular reference to Middle Eastern reservoirs

This VILT Micro examines the key characteristics of carbonate reservoir diagenesis using examples from formations in the Middle East and elsewhere and links them to variations in reservoir quality.

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Micro Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) – The Guyana-Surinam Basin

This Micro VILT examines the petroleum plays of the Guyana-Surinam Basin, their potential and critical success factors.

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Micro Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) - Carbonate and Carbonate/ Evaporite Sequence Stratigraphy

This Micro VILT examines key changes in carbonate sedimentation patterns and discusses how they can be much better understood by applying our understanding of controls on deposition and their response to relative sea-level change.

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Micro Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) – Risking of Prospects with Geophysical Evidence

This Micro VILT examines a workflow combining geophysical evidence in realistic and auditable prospect risking.

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Micro Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) - Carbonate Reservoirs: Considerations of Wettability, Capillary Pressure, Saturation profiles and modelling

This Micro VILT examines the key characteristics of carbonate reservoir petrophysical character using examples from formations across the world and links them to variations in reservoir behaviour.

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Micro Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) - Is the Present the Key to the Past? Global and Temporal considerations in understanding Carbonate Reservoirs

This Micro VILT examines key changes in Earth conditions throughout the Phanerozoic and their influence on carbonate deposition and thereby potential reservoir character.

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Micro Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) - Bitumens: Origins, Significance and Reservoir Mapping with reference to the Mesozoic of the Arabian Gulf

This Micro VILT examines the key characteristics of pyrobitumens that are commonly found in Mesozoic Formations in the Arabian Gulf. Using published examples the course will try to understand the variable distribution and effects on the reservoir performance of pyrobitumen, in particular in the Arab Formations.

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Micro Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) - Petroleum Geology for Non-geoscientists - The Components for a Working Petroleum System

Many people in the industry are unaware of why finding oil and gas is so difficult, so costly and very uncertain. This Micro VILT will explain the components of a petroleum system, and why these different components vary.

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Integration of Rocks, Logs and Test Data - Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

This intermediate-level Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) will focus on problem-solving using real-world data in a series of Excel workbooks. The data will be used to determine lithology, porosity, permeability and saturations, using a variety of different analytical and modelling methods. Emphasis will be placed on understanding the importance of calibration, integration and validation of the results of each method.

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Prospect Maturation

This course will cover all aspects of the prospect maturation process: play understanding in the context of regional geological understanding; detailed prospect evaluation; realistic risk & volume assessment consistent with the play understanding and prospect details, and an introduction to exploration economics.

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Seismic Data Processing and Reprocessing

This 5-day course has been designed to introduce key concepts, principles and practicalities that form the technical basis for value added seismic applications in exploration, field appraisal and reservoir management to seismic interpreters and geophysicists.

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Applied Subsurface Geological Mapping

This 5-day course focuses on the fundamental principles and methodologies of accurately conveying critical data and information via subsurface mapping.

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Microbial Carbonate Reservoirs

The Microbial Carbonate Reservoirs course will examine reservoir properties, modeling and development aspects, with practical examples and case studies from Brazil, Oman and Angola.

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Advanced Carbonate Reservoir Geology for the Middle East

Using a combination of short lecture modules, group exercises, discussions and longer workshops based on Middle Eastern examples, this 5-day course will build on the existing knowledge of participants to create a detailed understanding of carbonate exploration and reservoir development.

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Petroleum Systems Analysis in Hydrocarbon Exploration and Production

This 5-day course addresses the fundamentals of Basin Analysis to Petroleum Systems Analysis, a holistic view of how it works, which is essential for geoscientists involved in today’s challenging Exploration and Production projects.

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Production Sharing Contracts (PSC) & Related Agreements - Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

This Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) examines the operational, fiscal and legal aspects of the different types of Production Sharing Contracts (PSC) in use around the world.

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Virtual Reality (VR) Geology Field Trip

VR field trips aren’t just a cost effective, risk free alternative to real field work. They offer unique opportunities to incorporate activities and features unavailable in the field, and deliver a more integrated and flexible learning resource.

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Physical Asset Management (1-Day Course)

Physical Asset Management is a 1-day course under the umbrella course, Exploration & Production Data Management and Physical Asset Management.

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Exploration & Production Data Management (4-Day Course)

Each module in this 4-day course will address separate topics within E & P Data including Value of Effective E & P Data Management, Data Lifecycle, Quality Assurance and Control and Data Governance.

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Exploration for Tight Gas System

This 5 day course is designed to train the explorationist to efficiently identify and map pervasive, large opportunities in Tight Gas Systems. They occur in both clastics and carbonates, and examples of each will be provided. In as much as these resource plays will be a main focus of future gas exploration, it is critical to understand the occurrence and characteristics of these huge unconventional accumulations. They will also become increasingly important in worldwide exploration as a larg...

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Geomechanics

This five-day course provides an intermediate level of understanding of the geomechanical factors that affect wellbore instability, sand production and hydraulic fracture design. The course is structured such that upon completion, participants will have understood the value that geomechanics can bring to drilling, completion and production operations and will be able to leverage this value wherever it applies.

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Depositional Systems & Reservoir Distribution

The course aims at improving the conceptual geological understanding of the presence and quality distribution of potential reservoir systems. The training material is derived from a variety of geological settings and comprises a mix of petroleum geology case histories and textbook material including seismic, log, core and outcrop data.

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AVO, Attributes and Inversion: Principles and Applications

This course provides an understanding of the evolving role of seismic petrophysics through the use of amplitude variations with offset or angle (AVO/AVA), attributes, and inversion techniques.

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Integrated Field Development Planning for Offshore Fields

This course is designed with the aim of showing the degree of integration necessary in developing an offshore petroleum discovery, from field appraisal to development. The course gives a comprehensive account of the methodology, processes and techniques utilized in developing an offshore oil or gas discovery.

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Applied Sequence Stratigraphy

This course aims to help geologists, geophysicists, stratigraphers and reservoir engineers gain a thorough understanding of the concepts and practical applications of sequence stratigraphy through integration of seismic sequence stratigraphy with well log sequence stratigraphy and the application of biostratigraphy to sequence stratigraphy.

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Deepwater Turbidites

The course provides an opportunity to examine analogue data from turbidite reservoirs. This course will review the depositional setting, sequences that are associated with clastic deepwater systems, review the geological controls on reservoir quality and architecture, and put the environment into context of the petroleum system.

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Carbonate Reservoir Geology

This 5-day course has been designed to develop skills in understanding the geometry and petrophysical characteristics of carbonate reservoirs.

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Clastic Exploration & Reservoir Sedimentology

This course has been developed to provide an understanding of the geometry and hydrocarbon potential of clastic depositional systems and facies, and how they are affected by such important features as basin configuration, tectonics and eustasy.

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Application of Structural Geology in Seismic Interpretation

Seismic interpretation requires understanding of structural development and its interrelation with the stratigraphic system. Bias and misunderstanding have unfortunately resulted in countless dry holes. So go beyond tracing horizons and understand their context within the structural system by extracting key information from seismic surveys and other datasets.

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Petroleum Geology for Non-Geologists - Featuring Virtual Reality Field Trips

Course facilitator has delivered petroleum geology training to many companies over the years,facilitator is also a professionally trained teacher and former university lecturer who is experienced in communicating with people at all levels of technical knowledge, practical exercises, experiments, examination of real rocks, a virtual reality field trip and case study are used to clarify and reinforce important concepts.

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Reservoir Engineering for Geosciences Professionals and Other Disciplines

This course addresses reservoir engineering concepts and methods to enable cross-disciplinary team work and the smooth exchange of ideas and experience.

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Seismic Stratigraphy and Depositional Systems: Predicting Reservoir Distribution, Geometry & Quality

This course aims at improving the conceptual geological understanding behind predicting presence and quality distribution of potential reservoirs./p>

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Applied Petroleum Geomechanics - Pore Pressure Prediction and Maintaining Wellbore Stability

The course is essentially non-mathematical and makes wide use of diagrams, pictures and exercises to illustrate the essential concepts of geomechanics,essential pore pressure and rock mechanics principles, mechanical core testing, abnormal pressure mechanisms – subcompaction, fluid expansion and buoyancy, pore pressure measurement and overview of prediction techniques, real-time over-pressure detection, Unconventionals, sand production, prediction and management, constructing a rock mecha...

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Trap, Top - and Fault Seal Analysis - Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

In this 5-day course, the main aspects that need to be considered for trap and seal analysis will be discussed, including understanding and identifying spill and potential leak points of traps, theoretical aspects of seals and sealing capacity,methods to assess the sealing potential of seals,trap identification and analysis in a variety of extensional and in compressional settings, unusual traps, such as basement traps,sealing mechanisms and reasons of seal failure; permeability seals and...

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