Oil and Gas

Course catalogue

hits
133
Course code: MUK-070
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 20 minutes
Language: English
Price: NOK 500,-

The course provides learners with an awareness of the environmental impacts associated with offshore waste and to explain how these waste streams can be managed.

 

Learning Objectives

- LO1 Explain the importance of reducing and managing waste in general
- LO2 Identify the different types of waste that are generated offshore
- LO3 Describe the environmental impacts associated with waste streams
- LO4 Identify the regulatory controls relating to waste
- LO5 Describe the waste hierarchy
- LO6 Explain the ways in which companies can manage and control waste to minimise environmental impact
- LO7 Describe the everyday actions that all personnel can take in order to minimise waste

Course code: MUK-074
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 30 minutes
Language: English
Price: NOK 500,-

Course Goal: To provide learners with an awareness of the potential environmental impacts associated with oily discharges to sea, as well as the legislation and control measures that are in place to minimise these impacts.

Target Audience: All relevant offshore personnel

Learning Objectives

LO1 Identify the different types of oily discharges to sea
LO2 Identify that produced water is the main source of oily discharges
LO3 Explain the difference between planned and unplanned discharges
LO4 Explain what is meant by ‘produced water’ and describe how to minimise it
LO5 Identify the environmental impacts associated with oily discharges
LO6 Describe the legislative controls that are in place to control oily discharges
LO7 Give examples of what you can do to minimise environmental damage from oily discharges

Course code: MUK-034
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 30 minutes
Language: English
Price: NOK 500,-

Course Goal: This course aims to provide an introduction to corrosion in the Oil and Gas Industry

 

Target Audience: All relevant personnel

 

Learning Objectives

 

LO1 Define what is meant by corrosion and explain why it poses a risk to the Oil and Gas Industry

LO2 Identify areas where corrosion is commonly found in oil and gas facilities

LO3 Identify the elements which are necessary for corrosion to occur

LO4 Identify the main corrodents found in oil and gas facilities and explain how these can cause corrosion

LO5 Identify different types of corrosion

LO6 Explain how corrosion can impact wells and flowlines

LO7 Explain how corrosion can impact plant and pipelines

LO8 Explain how corrosion can impact gas systems

LO9 Explain how corrosion can impact water systems

LO10 Explain how corrosion can impact deadleg areas

LO11 Identify areas where external corrosion is most prevalent

LO12 Describe corrosion control measures

LO13 Explain how to play your part in minimising corrosion

Course code: MUK-001
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 30 minutes
Language: English
Price: NOK 500,-

Confined Space Entry aims to provide learners with an overview of industry best practice in relation to confined space entry work. The course has the following Learning Objectives:


- Explain what is meant by a Confined Space
- Give examples of Confined Space
- Describe the dangers that can be caused by Confined Space Entry work
- Identify the key pieces of legislation that help to control Confined Space Entry work
- Explain how to avoid entering Confined Spaces
- Explain the importance of having a Safe System of Work in place
- Describe individual roles and responsibilities involved in Confined Space Entry work
- Explain the requirements for gas testing
- Identify acceptable levels for atmospheric test results
- Give examples of Confined Space Entry site safety equipment
- Explain the actions to take in an emergency situation
- Explain Confined Space Entry alarm procedures

Course code: MUK-071
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 45 minutes
Language: English
Price: NOK 500,-

Course Goal: To provide learners with an awareness of the environmental issues associated with atmospheric emissions and how these impacts can be minimised

Target Audience: All personnel

Learning Objectives

LO1 Identify the sources and composition of atmospheric emissions
LO2 Describe the environmental impacts associated with atmospheric emissions
LO3 Describe the regulatory controls relating to atmospheric emissions
LO4 Explain the permitting, monitoring and reporting requirements related to atmospheric emissions
LO5 Explain the ways in which companies can manage their atmospheric emissions to minimise environmental impact
LO6 Describe the everyday actions that all personnel can take in order to reduce atmospheric emissions

Course code: MUK-004
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 30 minutes
Language: English
Price: NOK 500,-

This course provides learners with an awareness of the CoSHH regulations, and the control measures required to work with hazardous substances.


Course Content
- Explain the CoSHH regulations and their applicability to the Oil and Gas Industry
- Explain the legal obligations under CoSHH for both employees and employers, and explain the REACH regulations
- Explain the health effects of working with hazardous substances, and the various ways that these can enter the body
- Explain the use of Material Safety Data Sheets, Labels and Assessment within the CoSHH regulations
- Explain the common labeling system and identify the standard symbols
- Explain the appropriate use of Personal Protective Equipment
- Explain requirements for storage, handling and disposal of hazardous substances
- Define the control measures for handling hazardous substances and explain the control hierarchy
- Explain the process for dealing with hazardous substances in the event of a spill

Course code: MUK-091
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Language: English
Price: NOK 1000,-

This course contains seven modules:

 

Module 1: Introduction

 

Module 2: Process Flow Systems

 

Module 3: Process Flow Diagrams

 

Module 4: Piping and Instrument Diagrams

 

Module 5: Reading Process Diagrams

 

Module 6: Process Systems

 

Module 7: Instrument Systems

Course code: MUK-032
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 20 minutes
Language: English
Price: NOK 500,-

Course Goal: This course aims to provide learners with an awareness of nitrogen and provide best practice for work involving nitrogen in oil and gas producing facilities

Target Audience: All personnel who may be exposed to nitrogen in the workplace

Learning Objectives
LO1 Define nitrogen
LO2 Describe the properties of nitrogen
LO3 Explain why nitrogen is used in the workplace
LO4 Describe the hazards associated with nitrogen
LO5 Explain the importance of carrying out a risk assessment
LO6 Give examples of control measures that can be used to limit exposure to nitrogen
LO7 Describe how to use breathing apparatus
LO8 Explain how nitrogen affects the human body
LO9 Identify correct emergency response actions

Course code: MUK-006
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 30 minutes
Language: English
Price: NOK 500,-

The course aims to increase learners’ awareness of the importance of safe manual handling operations and the risks involved with manual handling. The course also aims to outline best practice for the correct handling techniques for safe lifting, and for the pushing and pulling of loads.

 

Course Content

- Define the term ‘manual handling’ and explain the importance of safe manual handling operations
- Identify the types of injuries that may result from manual handling operations
- Identify the legislation that is in place to regulate manual handling operations
- Describe the duties that are placed on employers and employees by the Manual Handling Operations
Regulations
- Explain the importance of risk assessing manual handling operations
- Identify the factors to consider when assessing manual handling operations
- Describe good handling techniques for safe lifting and the importance of working within the HSE manual
handling risk assessment
- Describe good handling techniques for pushing and pulling loads
- Explain the training requirements associated with manual handling operations

Course code: MUK-002
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 45 minutes
Language: English
Price: NOK 500,-

This course aims to increase learners’ awareness of the environmental aspects and impacts related to the Oil and Gas Industry and the actions that can be taken to minimise environmental damage.

 

Course content

-Identify the main environmental issues that affect the Oil and Gas Industry
-Explain the importance of being an environmentally responsible company
-Explain the company’s commitment to managing environmental issues
-Explain the role of ISO 14001 in environmental management
-Explain the role of the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC)
-Define what is meant by environmental ‘aspects’ and ‘impacts’
-Identify the activities that can contribute towards atmospheric pollution
-Identify the activities that can contribute towards water pollution
-Identify typical spill sources
-Describe the environmental effects of chemical discharges
-Identify the sources and impacts of disturbance of the seabed by the Oil and Gas Industry
-Identify the sources and impacts of noise from oil and gas operations
-Identify the activities that can generate waste
-Describe ways in which the impact on the environment can be minimised
-Explain that everyone has a role to play in protecting the environment
Course code: MUK-036
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 2 hours
Language: English
Price: NOK 1500,-
Course code: MUK-168
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 2 hours
Language: English
Price: NOK 1500,-

Course Goal: This course aims to provide learners with an overview of well integrity and its importance in maintaining safe and secure operations

 

Target Audience: All relevant personnel

 

This course contains the following sections:

 

Section 1: Well Integrity Overview

Section 2: Well Categorisation and Well Barriers

Section 3: Well Design and the Cementing Process

Section 4: Human Factors in Well Integrity

Course code: MUK-028
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 1 hour 30 Minutes
Language: English
Price: NOK 1000,-

Course Goal: This course aims to provide an introduction to each key phase of the exploration and production industry.

Target Audience: This course is aimed at personnel from all sectors of the Oil and Gas Industry – government agencies, authorities, operators, contractors and service companies. It is especially valuable for newcomers to the industry and non-technical personnel working in areas like HR, finance, IT, contracts and administration who feel they could benefit from gaining a wider appreciation of the ‘bigger picture’.

Learning Objectives

1. History of the Oil and Gas Industry

LO1 Give an overview of the origins of hydrocarbons

LO2 Explain how oil and gas reservoirs are formed

LO3 Identify types of reservoir rock and fluid properties

LO4 Explain the difference between Upstream vs. Downstream

2. Energy Supply and Demand

LO5 Give an overview of oil and gas supply and demand

LO6 Give an overview of the costs involved in oil and gas production

LO7 Identify global oil and gas fields

3. Field Life Cycle

LO8a Give an overview of the stages involved in the exploration and production process

3a. Exploration, Appraisal and Drilling

LO08 Give an overview of the processes and methods used to search for oil and gas

LO09 Explain how oil and gas discoveries are developed

LO10 Explain the purpose of seismic technology

LO11 Describe the differences between onshore and offshore developments

LO12 Give an overview of how offshore platforms and pipelines are installed

LO13 Give an overview of the equipment and processes involved in drilling a well

LO14 Explain how to complete a well and prepare it for production

LO15 Identify different types of oil and gas structures

LO16 Describe what is meant by ‘shallow water’ and ‘deep water’ developments

3b. Production

LO17 Explain reservoir production mechanisms

LO18 Give an overview of artificial lift systems

LO19 Explain what is meant by well stimulation

LO20 Explain the process for the production and treatment of reservoir fluids

LO21 Identify the main methods used to transport offshore oil and gas onshore

LO22 Explain the process of refining oil and gas

LO23 Provide an overview of well workover operations

3c. Decommissioning

LO24 Give an overview of decommissioning obligations and solutions

4. The Future

LO25 Give an overview of future energy demand

LO26 Explain how to ensure security of supply

Course code: MUK-031
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 45 minutes
Language: English
Price: NOK 500,-

This course aims to increase learners’ awareness of the potential for dropped objects, and to outline the
responsibilities of personnel and actions to be taken to prevent dropped object incidents occurring. This course is based on the Dropped Object Prevention Scheme (DROPS) and industry best practice.

 

Course Content
-Define what is meant by a ‘dropped object’
-Identify the common causes of dropped objects and their consequences and explain the importance of
eliminating, or reducing the risk of, incidents occurring
-Identify the duties of employers and employees in eliminating dropped object incidents
-Identify areas with a high potential for injury to personnel should a dropped object incident occur
-Identify examples of bad practice
-Describe the measures that should be taken to control the risk of falling objects

Course code: MUK-015
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 30 minutes
Language: English
Price: NOK 500,-

This course aims to increase learners’ awareness of the importance of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), and outline the legal duties and responsibilities of employers and employees in relation to PPE.

Course Content
-Define what is meant by Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
-Identify the different types of PPE
-Identify the legal duties and obligations surrounding PPE
-Describe the Hierarchy of Control measures and the use of PPE in relation to this
-Explain the requirement for assessing the suitability and compatibility of PPE
-Explain the maintenance requirements for PPE
-Describe the duties and responsibilities of employees in relation to PPE

-Explain the importance of PPE-related training, information and instructioon

Course code: MUK-003
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 45 minutter
Language: Engelsk
Price: NOK 500,-

This course aims to give offshore personnel the knowledge required to understand the hazards and controls associated with working in an environment where they could potentially be exposed to H2S.


Learning Objectives
- Explain the physical properties and sources of H2S, and identify the areas on an offshore installation where you would expect to encounter H2S
- Explain the physiological effects of exposure to varying toxicity levels of H2S
- Explain the responsibilities and duties of all personnel and their duties under current legislation
- Explain the current legal occupational exposure limits for short and long term exposure periods relating to H2S
- Describe the various methods for detecting H2S
- Describe the various personal and respiratory protection equipment required for undertaking tasks in areas where H2S may be present
- Explain the hazardous area classifications which may be encountered on an offshore installation and the associated control measures required
- Explain the formal requirement for H2S contingency plans on installations
- Identify the different alarms encountered offshore and the emergency and evacuation procedures that should be followed

Course code: MUK-010
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 30 minutes
Language: English
Price: NOK 500,-

Dette kurset er kun tilgjengelig på engelsk.


This course provides learners with an awareness of the hazards involved in working at height and gives an overview of industry best practice in relation to working at height.


Course Content
- Define what is meant by "working at height"
- Identify the key pieces of legislation that help to control work at height
- Explain the duties that are placed on employers and employees by the Work at Height Regulations
- Describe the hazards involved in working at height
- Explain the importance of planning and risk assessment
- Describe the hierarchy of control for managing and selecting equipment for work at height
- Identify the factors that should be considered when assessing the method to be used for working at height
- Describe the main methods of access for working at height and give examples of the different types of working at height equipment
- Describe the rules for working with ladders
- Describe the rules for working with scaffolds
- Explain the importance of inspecting equipment

Course code: MUK-102
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 50 minutes
Language: English
Price: NOK 500,-

Course goal: This course aims to increase learners’ awareness of the environmental aspects and impacts related to the Oil and Gas Industry and the actions that can be taken to minimise environmental damage

 

Target Audience: All personnel

 

Learning Objectives

LO1 Identify the main environmental issues that affect the Oil and Gas industry, both on and offshore

LO2 Explain the importance of being an environmentally responsible company

LO3 Explain the company’s commitment to managing environmental issues

LO4 Explain the role of ISO 14001 in environmental management

LO5 Explain the role of the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC)

LO5a Explain the role of the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) and the Environment Agency (EA)

LO6 Define what is meant by environmental ‘aspects’ and ‘impacts’

LO7 Identify the activities that can contribute towards atmospheric pollution

LO8 Identify the activities that can contribute towards water pollution

LO9 Identify typical spill sources

LO10 Describe the environmental effects of chemical discharges

LO11 Identify the sources and impacts of disturbance of the seabed by the Oil and Gas Industry

LO12 Identify the sources and impacts of noise from oil and gas operations

LO13 Identify the activities that can generate waste

LO14 Describe ways in which the impact on the environment can be minimised

LO15 Explain that everyone has a role to play in protecting the environment

Course code: MUK-037
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Language: English
Price: NOK 1000,-

Course Goal: This course aims to provide learners with an introduction to the principles of the systems associated with oil and gas processing operations.

Target Audience: All relevant personnel

Course Overview

(Course Navigation and Welcome screens)

Section 1: An Introduction to Oil Treatment

LO1 Explain the theory behind the process of separation in the Oil and Gas Industry

LO2 Identify the most common types of separator

LO3 Identify the requirements for a test separator and explain how they are used to monitor individual well production

LO4 Give an overview of main oil line pumps and explain how they are deployed

Section 2: An Introduction to Gas Compression and Hydrate Prevention

LO5 Give an overview of the process of gas compression

LO6 Describe the different methods of chemical injection used for hydrate prevention (during gas export)

Section 3: An Introduction to Utility Systems

LO7 Identify the different utility systems in use in the Oil and Gas Industry

LO8 Describe the use of sea water lift pumps and water polishing systems

LO9 Describe the purpose of cooling systems and heat exchangers

LO10 Describe the use of heat medium systems

LO11 Describe the use of potable water systems

LO12 Describe the use of diesel storage systems for the bunkering, storage and distribution of diesel

Course code: MUK-025
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 30 minutes
Language: English
Price: NOK 500,-

Course goal: This course aims to provide awareness of how gas hydrates may be formed and the effects that they can have on pipeline flow assurance. The course examines what hydrates are, how they are formed and their molecular structure. It discusses flow assurance, details the risks of pipeline plugging by hydrates, and outlines the various methods of controlling hydrate formation

Target Audience: Process Operators

Learning Objectives

LO1 Identify what hydrates are
LO2 Describe how hydrates are formed
LO3 Describe the structure of hydrates
LO4 Describe flow assurance
LO5 Identify the potential for hydrate plugging
LO6 Describe the methods used to control hydrate formation
LO7 Identify methods of hydrate control using chemical injection
LO8 Describe new technology for the control of hydrates

Hits per page