Training Courses

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 Training Courses in the Middle East and North Africa

Dates Course Title Location Discipline Instructor(s)

11 May

Production Optimisation Using NODAL Analysis

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Production and Operations

Samson Ibukun, Reservoir Management Consultant, Laser Engineering & Resources Consultant Limited

11 May

Production Decline Analysis—Vertical and Horizontal Wells

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Reservoir Description and Dynamics

Steven W. Poston, Professor Emeritus, Texas A&M University

18 May

Introduction to Finding, Evaluating, Drilling, and Producing Shale Plays

Cairo, Egypt

Drilling and Completions

Moustafa Oraby, North Africa Technology Manager, Halliburton 

19 May

Systems Thinking: Examples of Applications in Drilling Oil and Gas Wells

Cairo, Egypt

Drilling and Completions

Abdel-Sattar Dahab, Chairman of the Petroleum Engineering Department and Professor of Drilling Engineering, Cairo University; Fouad Khalaf, Emeritus Professor of Drilling Engineering and Rock Mechanics, Cairo University

16 Sept

Field Developments and Technical Solutions—Marginal Fields 

Cairo, Egypt

Reservoir Description and Dynamics

Ahmed Aly, Chairman, Technical Petroleum Services 

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 and Completions
Production and Operations - Production and Operations
Projects, Facilities and Construction - Projects, Facilities and Construction