Introduction to Petroleum Engineering for Non-Engineers - PEICE

Venue: Calgary

Location: Calgary, Canada

Event Date/Time: Nov 28, 2011 End Date/Time: Nov 29, 2011
Registration Date: Nov 28, 2011
Early Registration Date: Nov 28, 2011
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Course Information:


This course is designed to provide non-engineering petroleum industry technical and non-technical professionals with a thorough overview of most key aspects of petroleum engineering technology and its applications. The course addresses engineering issues ranging from initial involvement with explorationists, reserves evaluation and field development, production optimization, and all the aspects of well drilling. The sessions will focus on relevant and practical issues; including real case studies. This course is aimed at non-engineering professionals involved in the oil industry.

A complete set of course materials and lunches are included.


Review of the Main Components of Field Development

Reservoir Geology; Reservoir Rocks and Trapping Mechanisms

The Drilling Rig; Surface and Down Hole Equipment

Horizontal and Deviated Well Drilling

Well Completion Techniques Including Cementing and Well Stimulation

Review of Rock and Fluid Properties

Reservoir Derives and Impact on Expected Performance

In-Place Hydrocarbons and Reserves Determination

Reservoir Delineation and Development

Production Operations and Optimization

Enhanced Oil Recovery Schemes; Including Planning and Design


Instructor(s): Saad Ibrahim, P. Eng.

Saad Ibrahim has over 30 years of diversified experience in the Petroleum Industry in Western Canada and internationally, including projects in Libya, Yemen, Kazakstan, Venezuela and Argentina, with special expertise in reservoir engineering with emphasis on field development planning, evaluation of depletion strategies and production optimization of a wide spectrum of oil and gas fields. Other interests include well test planning and analysis using state of the art commercially-available software; the implementation of secondary and tertiary recovery schemes; and technical and economic evaluations of oil and gas properties for acquisition and divestiture ventures. He graduated from the University of Alexandria (Egypt) with B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering in 1973, and obtained a post-graduate diploma from the University of Calgary in Chemical and Petroleum Engineering in 1983. Saad is a member of the APEGGA, SPE and CIM.


Additional Information

Delivery Method: Classroom Training
Fee: $ 1595 CAD
Early Bird Fee: $ 1,435.50 CAD Enroll prior to Oct 14, 2011, nonrefundable
Location Calgary, AB
CEU: 1.6 Continuing Education Units
PDH: 16 Professional Development Hours
Certificate: Course Attendance Certificate Issued Upon Completion

Sessions: Date Start Time - End Time
1. Monday, November 28, 2011 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
2. Tuesday, November 29, 2011 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM