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)
23 January

Squeezing Lowest Total Cost of Operation from Your ESPs

Held in conjunction with the SPE Workshop: Maximising ESP Lifting: Solutions for Today and Tomorrow

Muscat, Oman Projects, Facilities and Construction Sandy Williams
29 January

Tar Mats and Bitumen Deposition; Origins and Properties

Held in conjunction with the SPE/EAGE Tar Mats and Heavy Oil Workshop: Fluid Characterisation and Development/Operational Challenges

Dubai, UAE Projects, Facilities and Construction Oliver C. Mullins
25 March

Practical Aspects of CO2 Flooding EOR, and CO2 Geosequestration

Held in conjunction with the SPE EOR Conference at OGWA

Muscat, Oman Reservoir S.M. (Sam) Avasthi
Chairman and CEO, Director of Engineering and EOR/IOR
Avasthi & Associates, Inc.
25 March

Strategic Surveillance: Cost-Effective Options

Held in conjunction with the SPE EOR Conference at OGWA

Muscat, Oman Reservoir Ashok K. Singhal
Principal Consultant
Premier Reservoir Engineering 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
Health, Safety, and Environment<br />
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Drilling and Completions - Drilling
Drilling and Completions - Completions
Production and Operations - Production and Operations
Projects, Facilities and Construction - Projects, Facilities and Construction