Onsite Introduction to the Oil and Gas Industry Training

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An essential course that provides students a foundation before entering into the oil and gas industries.

Onsite Introduction to the Oil and Gas Industry Training Availability

Onsite

Group, Corporate and/or On-Site training bookings can be scheduled to suit your time table. Inclusive of GST if relevant.

Group, Corporate and/or On-Site training bookings can be scheduled to suit your time table. Please contact us on 1300 700 080 or email onsite.training@site.edu.au for more information.
Onsite

Group, Corporate and/or On-Site training bookings can be scheduled to suit your time table. Inclusive of GST if relevant.

Group, Corporate and/or On-Site training bookings can be scheduled to suit your time table. Please contact us on 1300 700 080 or email onsite.training@site.edu.au for more information.

Course Overview

Introduction to the Oil and Gas Industry is an essential introductory course (ID 2712) that provides an overview of pipeline engineering. This course includes an overview of petroleum geology, reservoir & well equipment, extraction and processing, pipeline facilities, hydrocarbon properties, AS2885, statutory requirements overview, pipeline components, gas analysis, SCADA and control systems, process and instrumentation diagrams, pigging, corrosion control, gas compression and flow measurements.

Student who complete the courses should be able to undertake the following tasks

  • Explain the principles of petroleum geology, extraction and processing
  • Describe the functions of typical well and hydrocarbons processing facilities
  • Describe the properties of hydrocarbons
  • Explain the principles of operation of typical instruments, monitoring and control systems
  • Explain the principles of pigging
  • Explain the principles of compression
  • Explain the principles of rotating equipment, lubrication and bearings
  • Explain the principles of corrosion control
  • Interpret process and instrumentation diagrams for a facility

Payment Options

Full payment for courses up to $1,500 must be made before the commencement of the course unless the Payment Plan option is selected. For courses that cost over $1,500, Site Skills Training will hold an initial deposit of $1,500. The balance of fees payable will be charged at a point in the course that is proportionate to the amount of the deposit paid, e.g. a 10-day course costing $3,000, the remaining $1,500 will be charged at the end of day 5 (upon completion of 50% of the course).

A Payment Plan option is available for this course, please visit the Payment Plans Page for more information.

Payment for this course can be made via eftpos, cash, cheque or the Payment Plan option above. For billing information including who to write a cheque to, please email payment@site.edu.au or call
1300 700 080.

Course Outcomes

A statement of completion will be issued upon successful completion of the course.

Suitable For

All engineering and technical oil and gas facilities personnel or anyone new to the industry looking for general knowledge.

Key Competencies

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Explain the principles of petroleum geology, extraction and processing
  • Describe the functions of typical well and hydrocarbons processing facilities
  • Describe the properties of hydrocarbons
  • Explain the principles of operation of typical instruments, monitoring and control systems
  • Explain the principles of pigging
  • Explain the principles of compression
  • Explain the principles of rotating equipment

Units of Competency

There are no units of competence/statements of attainments issued for this course however, some of the knowledge and skills gained will help with units offered in the PMA or UEG training packages.

Work Opportunities

Opportunities exist in the oil and gas industry in upstream exploration and production at process plants (LNG and petroleum), midstream transporters via pipelines and to the downstream 'distribution' network of pipelines and process plants producing LNG and LPG.

Further Opportunities

This is a general overview course which can lead into other related courses in the oil and gas sector.

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