Oil & Gas Sector Management Short Courses
The Oil and Gas sector has undergone significant change, with fluctuating oil and gas prices affecting profitability, job security and overall economic prospects for the industry. Now, more than ever, there is the need for skilled management and carefully crafted growth strategies
The suite of oil and gas management short courses seeks to impart detailed knowledge of essential managerial techniques needed to lead and support organizations operating in the sector.
The first course deals with the management of oil and gas operations, particularly on a global scale. It looks at the dynamic aspects of the oil and gas business. There is detailed treatment of the logistics of upstream and downstream operations, and effective methods for managing these. The course also discusses strategic aspects of oil and gas production, and the effective management of risks associated with these operations. The course additionally provides advanced treatment of techniques for managing the financial aspects of oil and gas operations.
The second course provides advanced treatment of techniques for formulating effective oil and gas energy strategies, and supporting policies. Topics covered include strategy analysis for exploration and production, oil and gas sector competitive/comparative advantage issues, and optimal policies for strategic control of oil and gas performance-influencing factors. The course additionally deals with strategies and techniques for marketing oil/gas products and services, both locally and internationally.
The third course deals with legal and regulatory issues pertaining to oil and gas operations from a number of perspectives. The course looks at the structuring of oil and gas agreements and contracts, from a legal standpoint, and discusses title and conveyance issues affecting the transfer of oil and gas sector assets. Consideration is given also to legal aspects of private and government owned mineral rights, as well as taxation issues.
A number of Oil and Gas case studies and contextualized simulations will be utilized to underpin the training program.
The courses are designed for Managers, as well as other professionals involved with the Oil & Gas Sector and the provision of logistical support within this industry. The courses allow delegates to update their knowledge and learn new or improved techniques for effective management of oil and gas establishments.