Geology for Non-Geologists - PEICE
|Event Date/Time: Nov 14, 2011||End Date/Time: Nov 17, 2011|
|Registration Date: Nov 14, 2011|
|Early Registration Date: Nov 14, 2011|
This popular four-day course will provide non-geologists with a practical understanding of the principles used by petroleum geologists in the search for oil and gas. The session will include both the scientific background and the practical applications of geology. The tools, techniques, and vocabulary of the petroleum geologist will be emphasized throughout the course.
A complete set of course materials and lunches are included.
Origin, Nature, and Occurrence of Petroleum
Identifying and Classifying Rocks - Source Rocks, Reservoir Rocks, and Seals
Sedimentology and Stratigraphy
Depositional Environments and their Significance to Reservoir Rock Prediction
Geologic Time and Dating Geologic Events
Structural Geology - Folding and Faulting
Formation of Petroleum Traps
Surface and Subsurface Mapping Methods
Reconstructing Geologic Events Through Field Work, Maps, and Cross Sections
Exploration Methods - Generating and Evaluating Prospects
Working with Logs
Sources of Data
Oil Shows at the Wellsite
Instructor(s): Paul Pause, M. Sc.
Paul H. Pause is an independent consulting geologist based in Midland, Texas. He earned a bachelor's degree in geology at the University of California at Berkeley, and a master's degree in geology at UCLA. He has worked for a number of oil and gas producing companies, and serves on the executive boards of several professional societies. Paul has received the Dedicated Service award from both the WTGS and the Permian Basin Section SEPM. In May 2002, Paul received the West Texas Geological Societyâ€™s highest recognition, the Honorary Life Membership award.
Delivery Method: Classroom Training
Fee: $ 4295 USD
CEU: 3.2 Continuing Education Units
PDH: 32 Professional Development Hours
Certificate: Course Attendance Certificate Issued Upon Completion
Sessions: Date Start Time - End Time
1. Monday, November 14, 2011 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
2. Tuesday, November 15, 2011 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
3. Wednesday, November 16, 2011 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
4. Thursday, November 17, 2011 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM