PUBLIC COURSES

Leading the world in competency-based learning.

PetroSkills courses cover virtually every technical discipline, learning style and level of competency, from basic awareness through mastery.  Learning what you need to know, at the right depth.

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PetroSkills oil and gas course

The depth and business-relevance of our course content are unsurpassed. Only PetroSkills courses are developed in collaboration with the PetroSkills Alliance – the industry’s most authoritative voice concerning what oil and gas professionals really need to know today

 

PetroSkills instructors are world class experts, practitioners in their fields who have learned to be superb teachers in our instructor training program. We believe in learning that is active, stimulating, flexible and designed to accommodate all learning styles.

PetroAcademy Blended/Virtual

PetroAcademy combines PetroSkills industry knowledge, expertise, content, and technology to develop workforce competency. Each Skill Module provides a summary of the specific learning activities that the learner will complete, and may include activities such as reading assignments, self-paced e-learning, virtual instructor-led sessions, discussion forums, group exercises and more.

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Applied Reservoir Engineering

 

Basic Petroleum Technology Principles

 

Casing Design Workshop

 

Completions and Workovers

 

Gas Conditioning and Processing (G4)

 

Foundations of Petrophysics

 

NODAL™ Analysis Workshop

 

Production Operations 1

 

Process Safety Engineering Principles

 

Scale Identification, Remediation, and Prevention Workshop

 

IN-HOUSE COURSES

The ultimate in flexibility.

In-house courses are private, on-site seminars taught wherever, whenever and however you want. You save time, money and travel hassles by bringing our courses to your site or to any convenient location you choose.

 

 

More in-house course choices.

 

All of our public courses are available as in-house courses.  You can also choose one of the following courses, which are available specifically for in-house use.

 

Contact our in-house courses team to learn more or to discuss availability.

 

Introductory and Multi-Discipline

 

Geology

 

Reservoir Engineering

 

Drilling Operations

 

Health, Safety, Environment

 

Petroleum Business

 

Oil and Gas Production and Processing Facilities

 

Contact our in-house courses team to learn more or to discuss availability.

 

E-LEARNING

Providing effective online learning requires more than just a web site, it requires sound instructional design and relevant content. With over 200 courses and more than 600 hours of industry-validated training, ePILOT offers the most comprehensive training and compliance solution available today.

Certified Content and Methodology - all ePILOT courses have been certified to the stringent e-learning standards established by the American Society of Training and Development (ASTD).

 

Plant-Specific - content can be customized with your site-, unit- and job-specific information such as procedures, operating parameters, pictures and terminology.

 

Knowledge Verification - program evaluations measure each learner's knowledge proficiency.

 

Mastery Assessments - learners achieve 100% proficiency more quickly without redundant or unnecessary training.

 

Learner Certification - the first web-based operator training curriculum certified by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training, allowing learners to earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) while training.

 

Evergreen Content - continuous monitoring of applicable mandates ensures up-to-date accuracy of all learning programs.

 

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COURSE DELIVERY OPTIONS

Attend in person for a course experience like no other.

Innovation at PetroSkills makes it easy to reach your competency goals on any scale. We can deliver the training you need – how, when and where you need it. PetroSkills conducts over 1,700 public and in-house course sessions every year in locations around the world.  With subject matter that is completely current and meticulously prepared, the experience is active, stimulating and relevant from the first minute of class to the last.

 

 

Participants work side-by-side with professionals who are similarly motivated, under the guidance of a world-class expert. For many, this is the start of long-term professional relationships with the instructor and their peers.

 

All participants receive a superb set of reference materials.  (For those attending remotely, course materials are delivered prior to the session date.)  The quality and value of these materials make them a “go to” professional reference of enormous value.  Afterward, participants can access these materials – and much more – through PetroCore Reference, the online, 24/7 reference resource.

Field Trips – Classrooms without walls.

Putting knowledge to work is our mission at PetroSkills. The following courses include a field trip module that dissolves the divider between the classroom and the real world. 

 

Basic Petroleum Geology – BG

 

Deep-water Turbidite Depositional Systems and Reservoirs – DWT

 

Drilling Fluids Technology – DFT

 

Naturally Fractured Reservoirs: Geologic and Engineering Analysis – FR

 

North Sea Petroleum Geology: Integrated Classroom, Core Store and Field Analogue on Reservoir Deposystems - NSPG

 

Petroleum Geology for Early Career Geoscientists and Engineers - PGGE

 

Sequence Stratigraphy: An Applied Workshop

 

Structural and Stratigraphic Interpretation of Dipmeters and Borehold-Imaging Logs - SSI

e-Pilot Online Learning for Operators

Providing effective online learning requires more than just a web site, it requires sound instructional design and relevant content. With over 200 courses and more than 600 hours of industry-validated training, ePILOT offers the most comprehensive training and compliance solution available today.

Certified Content and Methodology - all ePILOT courses have been certified to the stringent e-learning standards established by the American Society of Training and Development (ASTD).

 

Plant-Specific - content can be customized with your site-, unit- and job-specific information such as procedures, operating parameters, pictures and terminology.

 

Knowledge Verification - program evaluations measure each learner's knowledge proficiency.

 

Mastery Assessments - learners achieve 100% proficiency more quickly without redundant or unnecessary training.

 

Learner Certification - the first web-based operator training curriculum certified by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training, allowing learners to earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) while training.

 

Evergreen Content - continuous monitoring of applicable mandates ensures up-to-date accuracy of all learning programs.

 

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WORLD CLASS INSTRUCTORS



Our instructors include the leading technical experts in the petroleum industry. Most are consultants who work on the leading edge of technology, addressing the most pressing challenges the industry faces today. See full bios on any instructor at the link below

COURSE PROGRESSION MAPS


ROADMAPS TO A SUCCESSFUL CAREER


PetroSkills Course Progression Maps show how courses relate to each other within a specific technical discipline and closely related disciplines. Whether you’re planning a single career or developing a training plan for a team, these maps show you the big picture.  

COMPETENCY MAPS

Your blueprint for success.

Developed in collaboration with the PetroSkills Alliance, our Competency Maps are the industry benchmark for structured, relevant training.

 

 

UPetroSkills Competency Mapnder the direction of an industry board, operational experts serve as curriculum advisors to define the technical skills required at specific levels of competence. The result is a common, agreed-upon set of competency maps that form the framework for all PetroSkills courses.

 

Our Competency Maps are continually refreshed to address new industry challenges and to keep pace with constant changes in technology and industry needs.

 

 

 

 

Available Competency Maps

 

FACILITIES EXPLORATION & PRODUCTION
   
Civil/Structural Geology

Floating Systems

Geophysics

Offshore Systems

Petrophysics

Onshore Infrastructure

Production & Completions Engineering

Electrical & Instrumentation

Reservoir Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Well Construction/Drilling

Instrument & Control

Petroleum Business
Mechanical Project Management

Corrosion

Data Management

Materials

 

Non-Rotating Equipment

HSE

Rotating Equipment

 
Operations HSE Management

Facilities Operations

HSE Health Professional

Maintenance Management

HSE Safety Professional

Strategic Supply Chain

HSE Environmental Professional

Supply Logistics

 

Distribution Logistics

 
Process Technology  

General

 

Exploration & Production

 

Utilities

 

Refining

 
Transportation  

Pipelines

 

Subsea Systems

 

Terminals

 
   

 

 

PetroSkills Conference Center


MORE THAN JUST CLASSROOMS

Hold your business meetings and training classes at the PetroSkills Conference Center for a one-of-a-kind experience. The center offers 30,000 sq. ft. of meeting space, featuring thirteen meeting rooms and numerous conference room options. By combining functional design with a professional environment and staff with decades of service experience PetroSkills guarantees a successful session every visit.  

Gas Conditioning and Processing Software

Every engineer’s daily routine requires him to give quick checks and quick ideas for very complicated calculations. John M. Campbell & Co.'s solution: GCAP. This software companion to volumes 1 and 2 of our “Gas Conditioning and Processing” series is based on the equations and correlations referenced in our textbooks.

 

GCAP 9th Edition Vol. 1 (Version 2.1)


This software is a companion to Volumes 1 only of our Gas Conditioning and Processing series it is based on the equations and correlations referenced in the textbook.

The buyer and seller mutually agree that although the disks ordered become the property of the buyer, the programs contained thereon remain the exclusive property of the seller.

GCAP™ 9th Edition Volume 1 is $345 for an Unlimited Single User License.


 

GCAP 9th Edition Vol. 1 and 2 (Version 2.1)


This software is designed to aid the facilities engineer, process engineer, and manager with a quick review of detailed calculations done by someone else to check for accuracy. It is not designed to replace process simulators or equipment manufacturer’s verification.

This software references the latest edition of Volumes 1 and 2. If you do not have the latest editions through attendance at a John M. Campbell & Co. course or by separate purchase, it is recommended that they be ordered with the software.

What is new in Version 2? New Chapters 1,2,10, and 19 have been added. Also, additional features have been added for Chapters 5,6,7,8,17, and 18.

So the next time someone asks you, "Is this separator properly sized?", amaze your manager by using GCAP™.

GCAP™ 9th Edition Volumes 1 and 2 is $595 for an Unlimited Single User License.


 

GCAP 8th Edition Vol. 1 and 2


If you have purchased or received GCAP™ 8th Edition Volume 1 only, you can purchase the upgrade to Volume 1 & 2 for $250.


 

Trial Download
To download the 90 day trial version of our GCAP™ Software, select one of the following two options. Once you have downloaded/saved the file(s) listed below into a temporary folder then run the “setup.exe” program from the temporary folder.

During the installation of GCAP™, if you receive an error that this software has not passed Windows Logo testing, or that it has a certificate error, you may press "Continue Anyway"

9th Edition - Version 2.1 - For one file download click here (14.0 MB)

9th Edition - Version 1 - For one file download click here (13.0 MB)

8th Edition - For one file download click here (12.6 MB)


For installation instructions, please click here or for Version 2 instructions, click here.

For any questions regarding your order, please contact us at 918-828-2500.