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)

13 Sep 2015

Hydraulic Fracturing Optimisation

Cairo, Egypt

Ahmed Abou-Sayed
President/CEO and Founder, Advantek International

13 Sep 2015

Practical Geomechanics

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Satya Perumalla
Geomechanics Discipline Lead (Middle East region)
Baker Hughes

13 Sep 2015

Practical Wireline Formation Testing and Sampling

Cairo, Egypt

Mohamed Hashem
Reservoir Development Manager, Dragon Oil

17 Sep 2015

Design and Implementation of Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) Technologies for Mature Oil Fields

Cairo, Egypt

Shedid A. Shedid
Consultant and Professor, Schlumberger-NExT

17 Sep 2015

Technical Writing and Publishing: Tools, Techniques, and Strategies

Cairo, Egypt

Kenneth D. Mahrer
Chief Scientist, SIGMA3

Dates Course Title Location Discipline Instructor(s)

5 Oct 2015

Rock Mechanics Essentials for Drilling

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Safdar Khan
Senior Geomechanics Engineer
Schlumberger

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