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) Hotel

24–25 Sep

Asset Management—Tools, Process, and Practice

Held in conjunction with Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE)

Dubai, UAE 

Management and Information

Alok Jain
Director, Asset Management Solutions

Fairmont Dubai

24–25 Sep

Hydraulic Fracturing—Design and Treatment

Held in conjunction with Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE)

Dubai, UAE 

Management and Information Reservoir Description and Dynamics Completions

Michael B. Smith
President and Founder, NSI Technologies

Fairmont Dubai

24–25 Sep

Production Forecasts and Reserves Estimates in Unconventional Resources

Held in conjunction with Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE)

Dubai, UAE 

Management and Information

W. John Lee
Professor Emeritus, Texas A&M University 

Fairmont Dubai

24–25 Sep

Modern Production Data Analysis

Held in conjunction with Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE)

Dubai, UAE 

Reservoir Description and Dynamics Management and Information

David Anderson
Vice President of Software Development, Fekete Associates

Fairmont Dubai

29 Sep

Reservoir Heterogeneity and Characterisation

Held in conjunction with Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE)

Dubai, UAE 

Reservoir Description and Dynamics

Jerry L. Jensen
Professor, University of Calgary

Fairmont Dubai

29 Sep

Reservoir Aspects of Horizontal and Multilateral Wells

Held in conjunction with Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE)

Dubai, UAE 

Reservoir Description and Dynamics Management and Information

Sada Joshi
President and CEO, Joshi Technologies International

Fairmont Dubai

29 Sep

Horizontal Well Completions

Held in conjunction with Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE)

Dubai, UAE 

Completions

Sada Joshi
President and CEO, Joshi Technologies International

Fairmont Dubai

29 Sep

Flow Assurance—Managing Flow Dynamics and Production Chemistry

Held in conjunction with Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE)

Dubai, UAE 

Projects, Facilities and Construction

Abul Jamaluddin
Director, Schlumberger Learning Network

Fairmont Dubai

29 Sep

Unconventional Reservoir Production (Rate Transient) Analysis

Held in conjunction with Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE)

Dubai, UAE 

Reservoir Description and Dynamics Management and Information

Christopher R. Clarkson 
Professor and the AITF Shell/EnCana Chair, Unconventional Gas and Light Oil Research, Department of Geoscience; Adjunct Professor, Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, University of Calgary

Fairmont Dubai

29 Sep

Coiled Tubing and its Applications

Held in conjunction with Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE)

Dubai, UAE 

Production and Operations

Ed Smalley
General Manager, NOV CTES

Fairmont Dubai
6 Nov

Digital Oilfield: From Business Case Definition to Implementations Success

Held in conjunction with The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC)

Abu Dhabi, UAE 

Management and Information

Luigi Saputelli
Senior Advisor, ADNOC

Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche
6 Nov

Carbonate Reservoir Characterisation and Modelling

Held in conjunction with The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC)

Abu Dhabi, UAE  Reservoir Description and Dynamics

Jorge Gomes
Partex Chaired Professor in Petroleum Engineering, The Petroleum Institute (PI)

Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche
6 Nov

Field Piloting for EOR/IOR Schemes

Held in conjunction with The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC)

Abu Dhabi, UAE  Reservoir Description and Dynamics

Ashok K. Singhal
Principal Consultant, Premier Reservoir Engineering Services

 

Jumeirah at Etihad Towers
6 Nov

Laboratory and Field Determination of Residual/Remaining Oil Saturation and Defining the Target for EOR

Held in conjunction with The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC)

Abu Dhabi, UAE  Production and Operations

Shehadeh K. Masalmeh|
Senior Advisor Reservoir Engineer, ADNOC

Jumeirah at Etihad Towers
6 Nov

Underbalanced and Managed Pressure Drilling Technologies

Held in conjunction with The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC)

Abu Dhabi, UAE  Drilling and Completions

Hani Qutob
Reservoir Engineering and UBD-MPD Advisor, Senergy Limited

 

Jumeirah at Etihad Towers
6 Nov

Flow Assurance & Production Chemistry Course

Held in conjunction with The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC)

Abu Dhabi, UAE  Projects, Facilities and Construction

Ali Moosavi
Senior Corrosion Specialist, ADCO

Dalia Abdallah

Senior Production Chemist, ADCO

Gordon M. Graham
Managing Director, Scaled Solutions

Jumeirah at Etihad Towers
6 Nov

Enterprise Risk Management, Crises Management and Business Continuity

Held in conjunction with The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC)

Abu Dhabi, UAE  Management and Information

Ahmed Al Menhali
Director, Emirates Excellence Risk Management, Consultancy and Training

Abdulla Al Marzooqi
Senior Vice President (HSE & Crisis Management), ADCO

Jumeirah at Etihad Towers
6 Nov

Multiphase Pumping: Fundamentals to Field Applications

Held in conjunction with The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC)

Abu Dhabi, UAE  Projects, Facilities and Construction

Hisham Saadawi

Jumeirah at Etihad Towers

 

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