Scheduled Training Courses

Apr
16
Tue
Introduction into Geological Storage of CO2: An Interdisciplinary Geoscience and Engineering Approach
16 Apr 2024
Bergen, Norway

The course addresses key concepts in CO2 storage, while integrating geoscience, engineering, and to a lesser extent political and societal aspects. It will appeal to geoscientists, reservoir engineers, governmental stakeholders and all those interested...

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Disciplines: Production and Operations | Projects, Facilities, and Construction | Reservoir

Apr
17
Wed
Water Injection Management
17 Apr 2024
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Dr. Ganesh Thakur
The water injection management course will comprehensively delve into the fundamentals and design aspects of water injection, encompassing surveillance and monitoring techniques. Through engaging case studies, participants will gain insights into best ... (Read More)

Disciplines: Reservoir

Apr
22
Mon
SPE-CEDEP Safety Leadership Academy
22 Apr 2024
CEDEP Campus, Châteauform’ Seine Port
SPE-CEDEP Safety Leadership Academy

Become Part of a New Era of Safety Culture and Leadership

The oil and gas industry is experiencing significant changes: leaner work forces, greater demand for operational excellence. Here, together, we will innovate, strengthen leadership and safety c...

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Disciplines: Health, Safety, Environment, and Sustainability | Management

Apr
30
Tue
Multiphase Measurements In Practice
30 Apr 2024
Houston, Texas, USA
Djamal Eddine

This course covers a brief introduction to multiphase measurements. This will include their value proposition, hardware selection with placement considerations and integration of the hardware and data. It will further focus on 3-phase in-line measureme...

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Disciplines: Reservoir

May
6
Mon
Leadership Training
06 May 2024
Dubai City, UAE
Pat Lipovski

Managing Change

  • What Drives Organizational Change?
  • Understanding the Roller Coaster of Change
  • Developing Generations in the workplace
  • Background on the changing demographics and needs of workers
  • Evolution of today’s leader
  • Who to develop and how...
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Disciplines: Management

May
13
Mon
Effective Cementing Solutions for CCS Wells
13 May 2024
Galveston, Texas, USA
William (Bill) Ott
Effective Cementing Solutions for CCS Wells is a half-day Training Course that will focus on the challenges of completing and cementing Carbon Capture and Storage wells. For CCS wells, the design should start with the completion size required to achiev... (Read More)

Disciplines: Completions | Drilling | Management

Jun
3
Mon
Formation and Prevention of Oilfield Scale: From the Laboratory to the Field
03 - 04 Jun 2024
Aberdeen, Scotland, GBR
Eric Mackay
Ken Sorbie
Mike Singleton

This course is based on one that has been presented on several occasions at the SPE Oilfield Scale Conference, Aberdeen, UK. It is normally presented by three members of the Heriot-Watt University Flow Assurance and Scale Team (FAST) – Professor Eric M...

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Disciplines: Production and Operations

Jun
3
Mon
Evaluation of Canadian Oil and Gas Properties
03 - 07 Jun 2024
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Cameron P. Six
Tamara Warren

This comprehensive course is an introduction or refresher for the techniques of evaluating Canadian oil and gas properties, but the techniques used in this course also apply to oil and gas properties elsewhere in the world. There is ample opportunity t...

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Disciplines: Reservoir

Jun
15
Sat
Unconventional Reservoir Production (Rate-Transient) Analysis
15 - 16 Jun 2024
Houston, Texas, USA
Christopher R. Clarkson

This course introduces a workflow and reviews methods for performing quantitative rate-transient analysis of fractured vertical and multi-fractured horizontal wells (MFHWs), produced from unconventional (low-permeability) gas and light oil reservoirs, ...

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Disciplines: Data Science and Engineering Analytics | Reservoir

Jun
16
Sun
Completion and Reservoir Engineering in Enhanced Geothermal Systems
16 Jun 2024
Houston, Texas, USA
Mark McClure

In Enhanced Geothermal Systems (EGS), hydraulic stimulation is used to increase the flow rate achievable during circulation between geothermal wells. The technology promises to unlock greatly increased geothermal production. Recent projects have applie...

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Disciplines: Completions | Reservoir

Jun
16
Sun
Forecasting Well Production Data in Unconventional Resources
16 Jun 2024
Houston, Texas, USA
Dilhan Ilk

This course provides a comprehensive methodology for the diagnosis, analysis, and forecasting of well production data in unconventional resources. An extensive evaluation of the diagnostic tools for assessing data viability, checking data correlation a...

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Disciplines: Reservoir

Jun
16
Sun
Reservoir Engineering Applications of Advanced Data Analytics and Machine Learning Algorithms
16 Jun 2024
Houston, Texas, USA
Ashwin Venkatraman

Data driven modeling is becoming a key differentiation to unlock higher recoveries from existing fields as well as identify new opportunities. The availability of data and democratization of these advanced algorithms is changing the landscape of subsur...

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Disciplines: Data Science and Engineering Analytics | Drilling | Production and Operations | Reservoir

Jun
16
Sun
The Techniques and Business Aspects of Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage, and the CO2 Storage Resources Management Systems (SRMS)
16 Jun 2024
Houston, Texas, USA
Nicholas J. Fulford
Rawdon Seager

As part of the international effort to combat global warming, significant attention is being given to ways to sequester (store for the long-term) carbon dioxide, which is a major contributor to the greenhouse effect. It is therefore critical that there...

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Disciplines: Health, Safety, Environment, and Sustainability | Reservoir

Jun
25
Tue
Geothermal Energy – From Potential to Implementation
25 Jun 2024
Turin, Italy
Geothermal energy resources can play a key role towards meeting net-zero emissions targets. This one-day session will review the principles and uses of geothermal energy in today's energy mix, focusing on the progression from preliminary resource asses... (Read More)

Disciplines: Completions | Drilling | Health, Safety, Environment, and Sustainability | Management | Production and Operations | Projects, Facilities, and Construction | Reservoir

Jun
25
Tue
Methane Emission Measurement & Mitigation (MEMM)
25 Jun 2024
Turin, Italy
This one-day session will include a view of best practices for decarbonization with a focus on fugitive methane reduction. It will include global and local examples of carbon regulations, give tools for de-risking regulatory compliances and field-prove... (Read More)

Disciplines: Health, Safety, Environment, and Sustainability | Production and Operations

Jul
29
Mon
Design of Fiber-Optic DTS and DAS Well Installations
29 Jul 2024
Galveston, Texas, USA
Bill Shroyer
Dr. Dennis Dria

This one-day training event introduces completion, production, surveillance and reservoir engineers to the design of fiber-optic DTS (distributed temperature sensing) and DAS (distributed acoustic sensing) well installations.  A basic understanding of ...

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Disciplines: Production and Operations | Reservoir

Aug
13
Tue
De-Risking Intervention Operations by "Understanding the Impact of Environmental Forces on an Operation"
13 Aug 2024
Galveston, Texas, USA
Brian Skeels
Ray Stawaisz

This course provides an overview of use/application of TR14 for intervention operations, and basic understanding of fatigue terminology and applications for intervention operations.

Course Objectives:

  • Understand the use of TR14 and fatigue screenin...
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Disciplines: Completions | Drilling | Production and Operations | Projects, Facilities, and Construction

Aug
19
Mon
Artificial Lift Reliability Performance Analysis
19 Aug 2024
The Woodlands, Texas, USA
John Sheldon
This course is designed to give attendees a better understanding of the steps to take and considerations to keep in mind when conducting an artificial lift reliability performance analysis. This course covers the typically analysis life-cycle of defini... (Read More)

Disciplines: Production and Operations

Aug
19
Mon
ESP Design and Operation
19 Aug 2024
The Woodlands, Texas, USA
Lawrence Camilleri

This course provides the production engineer with the physics and petroleum engineering tools to understand the how and why of both ESP design and production optimization:

  1. Design: The engineer will acquire the engineering tools to forecast productio...
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Disciplines: Production and Operations

Aug
19
Mon
Optimizing Unconventional Wells: Plunger & PAGL/GAPL Strategies
19 Aug 2024
The Woodlands, Texas, USA
Ozan Sayman
The course provides a comprehensive overview of artificial lift methods to remediate liquid loading for unconventional wells, with a particular focus on plunger lift and PAGL/GAPL applications. Understanding the plunger lift hydrodynamics is vital to d... (Read More)
Aug
19
Mon
Rod Pumping Fundamentals and Dynamometer Analysis
19 Aug 2024
The Woodlands, Texas, USA
Ken Nolen
Matt Raglin

This comprehensive, course offers real-world training by industry experts for optimization, design and best practices. The training course will provide all attendees with an all-encompassing understanding of the rod pumped system to allow for improveme...

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Disciplines: Production and Operations

Sep
9
Mon
The Science and Technology of Water Management in Upstream Operations
09 Sep 2024
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Wally Georgie

This course provides a fundamental understanding of water treating with a specific focus on upstream production and processing operations. It presents the fundamental mechanisms behind various water treating equipment and processes and gives practical ...

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Disciplines: Projects, Facilities, and Construction

Sep
30
Mon
Evaluation of Canadian Oil and Gas Properties
30 Sep - 04 Oct 2024
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Cameron P. Six
Tamara Warren

This comprehensive course is an introduction or refresher for the techniques of evaluating Canadian oil and gas properties, but the techniques used in this course also apply to oil and gas properties elsewhere in the world. There is ample opportunity t...

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Disciplines: Reservoir

Dec
9
Mon
Evaluation of Canadian Oil and Gas Properties
09 - 13 Dec 2024
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Cameron P. Six
Tamara Warren

This comprehensive course is an introduction or refresher for the techniques of evaluating Canadian oil and gas properties, but the techniques used in this course also apply to oil and gas properties elsewhere in the world. There is ample opportunity t...

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Disciplines: Reservoir

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