Fundamentals of Petroleum Engineering

3.0 1 Review SKU: RV-10341ADDuration: 120 Minutes

This course is designed to convey the basics of the oil and gas industry to the Construction Professional. Oil and gas operations have a sensitive and critical importance as it deals with very high pressure, temperature, and extreme natural conditions. So for a new person in this field, it is essential to have sound theoretical knowledge about oil and gas operations before getting started.

Course Details


Training Time: 120 minutes

Compatibility: Desktop Only

Based on: Industry Standards and Best Practices

Languages: English

Learning Objectives

  • At the conclusion of this course, you will be able to:
  • · Describe the importance of hydrocarbons and their basic structure and bonding.
  • · Discuss how hydrocarbons form thousands of meters below land and sea.
  • · Express how sound waves are used to detect the presence of hydrocarbons in layers of earth.
  • · Describe the different types of oil and gas wells.
  • · Explain different techniques to evaluate formation parameters.
  • · Classify oil and gas distribution among different categories.
  • · Identify how to select and prepare a drill site to start the drilling operation for oil and gas exploration.
  • · Explain the different rig components and their functionality.
  • · Identify different offshore drilling units.
  • · Describe the responsibilities of a rig crew.
  • · Explain blowout and how blowout preventers (BOPs) work to save a rig from formation pressure.

Customer Reviews


Animations and video of the drilling process, the set up of a rig, and various other subjects in th

“Animations and video of the drilling process, the set up of a rig, and various other subjects in this training would be very helpful, especially for visual learners.”

Ryan K. Verified Customer

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