Petroleum Engineering Certification
SPE's Petroleum Engineering Certification program provides you with the opportunity to obtain an international credential recognizing your petroleum engineering knowledge.
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Step 1. Apply online
- An undergraduate engineering degree in petroleum engineering or related science.
- At least 4 years of experience and training in engineering.
- Professional membership in good standing with the Society of Petroleum Engineers.
Application fee is USD 250.
Step 2. Certification Options
You are responsible for renewing your SPE Petroleum Engineering Certification annually. Should your membership type change from professional to student or your company email address changes, please contact the Certification department at firstname.lastname@example.org
Annual Renewal: USD 40
Professional Development and Education Requirement
SPE requires that you participate in 16 hours of continued professional development and education each year. This could consist of courses, workshops, attendance at conferences, online learning, and society activities. To meet this requirement, just maintain a record or diary of continuing education experiences for possible random review for compliance.