We understand the importance of continuing education for keeping skills up to date, improving expertise or learning new techniques, our programmes and courses help our members maintain high professional standards.

SPE offers courses ranging from introductory to advanced, covering the following technical disciplines:

Upcoming Seminars in the Middle East and North Africa

Dates Course Title Location Discipline Instructor(s) Hotel
25 Apr

Petrophysical Input to Geomechanics Modelling

Held in conjunction with the SPE Workshop: Petrophysics — Reservoir Evaluation through Wellbore Measurements

Abu Dhabi, UAE   Colin McPhee
Pelican Rocks
Sofitel Corniche
1 May

Challenges in the Description and Characterisation of Unconventional Reservoirs


Held in conjunction with the SPE Workshop: Tight Gas - Maximising Return On Investment by Completing Wells Unconventionally

Muscat, Oman   David R. Spain,
BP Oman
Grand Millennium Muscat
15 May

Production Optimisation System


Held in conjunction with SPE Workshop: Optimisations and Economics


Cairo, Egypt Reservoir Description and Dynamics Atef Abdelhady,
British University in Egypt (BUE)
Renaissance Cairo Mirage City Hotel
15 May

Advanced Coiled Tubing Engineering and Best Practices


Held in conjunction with the SPE Workshop: Added Value with Coiled Tubing

Abu Dhabi, UAE Reservoir Description and Dynamics Todd Green
Petroleum Engineering Specialist, Aramco Services Company
Sofitel Corniche


For more information, contact Gehan Megahed at +971.4.457.5875 or fax +971.4.457.3164.

Technical Disciplines

Reservoir Descriptions and Dynamics - Reservoir Description and Dynamics
Health, Safety, Security, Environment and Social Responsibility - Health, Safety, Security, Environment and Social Responsibility
Management and Information - Management and Information
Drilling and Completions - Drilling
Drilling and Completions - Completions
Production and Operations - Production and Operations
Projects, Facilities and Construction - Projects, Facilities and Construction