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Petroleum Fundamentals E-Course

Price: $995.00 for 12 months
Catalog No. 97.C0110

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This course offers hands-on learning with interactive and multimedia training modules. You will receive comprehensive training on all aspects of the oil and gas industry, including exploration, oil and gas leasing, drilling, production, refining, transportation, and petroleum economics.

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Students will receive 3.5 Continuing Education Credits (CEUs) and a Completion Certificate from The University of Texas at Austin.


This e-course includes the following e-modules (click on each title to view a demo of that section):

Introduction to Petroleum
Petroleum Geology
Petroleum Exploration
Types of Wells
Formation Evaluation

Offshore Oil & Gas leasing
Onshore Oil & Gas leasing
Well Planning
Overview of Drilling Systems
Interactive Oil Rigs
The Power System
The Hoisting System
The Rotating System
The Circulating System
Blowout Prevention System
Rotary Drilling Rig Types
People and Companies
Routine Drilling Operations
Controlled Directional Drilling
Open Hole Fishing
Well Control
Reservoir Drive Mechanisms
Well Completion Operations
Artificial Lift
Well Stimulation
Improved Recovery Techniques
Surface Handling of Well Fluids
Well Service and Workover
Transporting Petroleum, Derivatives and Natural Gas
Refining and Processing Petroleum
Petroleum Economics

Estimated completion time: 35 hours

Recommended viewing resolution: 1280x1024

For multiple licenses or to use the Petroleum Fundamentals e-course in training, please contact us at 800.687.4132 or 512.471.5940 or by sending an email to


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