The Petroleum Industry - Origins and Occurrence of Oil

4.4 5 Reviews SKU: RV-10521Duration: 60 Minutes

In this course we will discuss the formation of oil and review the theories of its origin. You will get comprehensive information about oil reservoirs including their structure, oil accumulation, as well as distribution, migration and transformation of reservoir fluids. We will cover classification and evaluation of reservoirs and estimation of fuel reserves. We will also review fuel reserves focusing on quality, quantity, patterns, and benefits.  Posted by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Copyright © 2011. All rights reserved.

Course Details

Specs

Training Time: 60 minutes

Compatibility: Desktop Only

Based on: Industry Standards and Best Practices

Languages: English

Learning Objectives

  • At the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • Identify the theories of oil’s origin Recognize reservoir attributes in order to select the best sources for a population’s fuel needs Describe reservoir classification and how it aids in planning extraction for current and future fulfillment of a nation’s energy requirements Discuss reservoir evaluation to make proper decisions to meet human comfort needs and desires for no harm to the planet Explain estimation of reserves in place to plan for current energy necessities and potential economic and political changes worldwide

Customer Reviews

7/4/2019

the class is too long, over an 90 min for one credit, should either be reduced in time or two credi

“the class is too long, over an 90 min for one credit, should either be reduced in time or two credits provided. seems similar to other petroleum classes which are often well over an hour and only provide one credit”

justin W. Verified Customer

6/26/2019

The course was challenging but well thought out and very detailed. The details regarding reservoir

“The course was challenging but well thought out and very detailed. The details regarding reservoir classification are probably unnecessary for this survey type course.”

Michael A. Verified Customer

6/26/2019

Pretty technical but informative.

“Pretty technical but informative.”

Mitch R. Verified Customer

3/9/2019

Some of the data presented appears to be out-of-date, and thus may be misleading. This class shoul

“Some of the data presented appears to be out-of-date, and thus may be misleading. This class should be reviewed, and updated as appropriate.”

Paul F. Verified Customer

3/6/2019

The script was very dated but the content for its time was well constructed (no pun intended).

“The script was very dated but the content for its time was well constructed (no pun intended).”

James R. Verified Customer

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