gas operations

Cognicert Offshore Operations Manager

Course Overview

The course provides extensive up-to-date coverage of the technology used in the exploration, drilling, production, and operations in an offshore setting. Offshore oil and gas activity is growing at an expansive rate and this must-have training guide covers the full spectrum including geology, types of platforms, exploration methods, production and enhanced recovery methods, pipelines, and environmental management and impact, specifically worldwide advances in study, control, and prevention of the industry’s impact on the marine environment and its living resources. The course empowers oil and gas engineers and managers to understand and capture on one of the fastest growing markets in the energy sector today.

Course Objectives?

In this training course you will:

  • Understand the challenges associated with offshore operations, drilling and other concerns
  • Familiarize the participants with various methods and techniques used to explore, drill, produce, treat and transport Oil, Gas and their products
  • Quickly become familiar with the oil and gas offshore industry, including deepwater operations
  • Understand the full spectrum of the business, including environmental impacts and future challenges
  • Gain knowledge and exposure on critical standards and real-world case studies

Target Audience?

This course is suitable to a wide range of professionals within the Oil and Gas Industries but will greatly benefit:

  • Chemical, Mechanical engineers and Process Technologists,
  • Operations and Laboratory Chemists
  • Technicians, support engineers and engineering trainees
  • Consultants and Sales professionals

Course Content

  • Occurrence and Formation of Crude Oil and Natural Gas
    • Offshore oil and gas
    • Formation and accumulation
    • Definition of oil and gas
  • Offshore Geology and Operations
    • Strata, sediments, and basins
    • The crust
    • Basins
    • Geochemistry and mineralogy
    • Drilling and recovery
    • Offshore drilling and production
  • Offshore Platforms
    • Drilling operations and drilling platforms
    • Offshore production platforms
    • Platform maintenance
  • Exploration
    • Methods
    • Exploration vessels
  • Drilling Technology and Well Completion
    • Drilling
    • Salt deposits
    • Well completion
  • Production
    • Subsea production
    • Recovery
    • Risks and environmental effects
    • Crude oil and natural gas treatment
  • Transportation
    • Pipelines
    • Tankers
  • Corrosion
    • Offshore corrosion
    • Corrosion control
    • Corrosion monitoring
    • Monitoring methods
    • Corrosion control and inhibition
    • Assessment of damage remaining life
  • Environmental Impact
    • Pollution
    • Oil spills
    • Impact of oil on the ocean
    • Impact of natural gas on the ocean
    • Atmospheric emissions
    • Environmental management
    • Present trends
  • Legislation and The Future
    • Environmental regulations
    • The law of the sea
    • Coastal zone management
    • The future
  • Eligibility Requirement: Candidate must be an graduate engineer, chemist and others with minimum of 6 years offshore operations experience with at least 3 years at supervisory/ management level
Official Recommended Text Book: Handbook of Offshore Oil and Gas Operations 1st Edition by James Speight- $150
  •  Exam registration and certification fee: £200
  • Retake fee: £100
  • Cancellation: 3 weeks before examination attract 100%. 0% refund after. .
  • Assessment and Qualification
    Learning is assessed through:
  • 2 and ½ hours multiple choice online examination. Passing the exams qualifies the candidate for Cognicert Certified Offshore Operations Manager (Lead Category) I.D Card and Certificate