PETEX Instructor Led Courses

Field Handling of Natural Gas—Emphasis on Engineering

3.0 CEUs

This course is scheduled upon request.

This course may assist in meeting requirements for DOT Operator Certification.

Covers the general design of systems for natural gas handling and treatment from the wellhead to the gas processing plant to achieve marketable products that meet desired product specifications.

Length: 4 days

Course Content

Participants receive instruction in:

  • Characteristics of natural gas
  • Natural gas production and liquid separation
  • Hydrates and dehydration of natural gas
  • Gas conditioning
  • Compressors and prime movers
  • Valve sizing and selection
  • Pumps, instruments, and controls
  • Measurement of natural gas and gas liquids
  • Facilities surveillance and optimization
  • Recommended For

  • Field and maintenance foremen and superintendents
  • Facilities and production engineering technicians
  • New facilities engineers

  • Included with Course:

  • Catered lunch daily; beverages and snacks provided
  • Course materials including instructor presentations and exercises
  • Publication: Field Handling of Natural Gas, 4th Edition
  • Download a brochure for our Natural Gas Processing Courses (PDF–772 KB).

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