Advanced Production and Operation Techniques

An Intensive 5-Day Training Course

Advanced Production and Operation Techniques

Scheduled Dates

18 - 22 Dec 2023 London - UK $5,950
24 - 28 Jun 2024 London - UK $5,950
16 - 20 Dec 2024 London - UK $5,950
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Why Choose this Training Course?

This Advanced Production and Operation Techniques training course will explore the latest techniques and technologies used in the oil and gas industry to increase production and efficiency while minimizing environmental impact. The training course will provide professionals in the industry with the necessary skills and knowledge to optimize production, improve operational efficiency, and meet the challenges of the future. It will also include an action plan for implementing production and efficiency improvements.

The training course aims to analyze, compare, design and implement advanced techniques and principles for optimizing oil production while ensuring safety and compliance with regulations.

This PetroKnowledge training course will highlight:

  • Advanced techniques for reservoir characterization
  • Reservoir management strategies
  • Advanced well completion
  • Health, safety, and environmental considerations in oil production operations
  • Future trends and developments in oil production technology

What are the Goals?

By the end of this Advanced Production and Operation Techniques training course, participants will learn to:

  • Analyze the principles of oil reservoir engineering and evaluate their applicability to a variety of production scenarios.
  • Compare and contrast the different types of artificial lift methods used in oil production and assess their relative effectiveness and cost.
  • Formulate and design optimized well completions and workover programs to maximize production efficiency and minimize downtime.
  • Apply advanced drilling techniques such as horizontal drilling and multilateral wells to improve reservoir contact and increase production rates.
  • Evaluate and select appropriate enhanced oil recovery (EOR) methods for specific reservoir conditions and assess their economic viability.
  • Design and implement a comprehensive safety and environmental management program that complies with regulatory requirements and industry best practices.

Who is this Training Course for?

The Advanced Production and Operation Techniques training course is designed for professionals working in the oil and gas industry who have a basic understanding of oil production and want to enhance their knowledge and skills in advanced techniques and principles for optimizing oil production.

This PetroKnowledge training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit:

  •  Petroleum Engineers
  • Drilling Engineers
  • Production Engineers
  • Field Operators
  • Maintenance Personnel

How will this Training Course be Presented?

Participants to this Advanced Production and Operation Techniques training course will receive a thorough training on the subjects covered by the training course outline with the Tutor utilizing a variety of proven adult learning teaching and facilitation techniques. Training course methodology includes:

  • In-person presentation with lectures, discussions, and hands-on activities led by an instructor with expertise in the subject matter.
  • Blended approach, combining in-person and online components, to provide flexibility and maximize learning opportunities.
  • Case studies, simulations, and real-world examples to help participants apply the concepts and techniques learned in the course to practical situations.
  • Active participation to complete assignments, quizzes, and exams to assess their understanding of the material and provide feedback on their progress.
  • Additional resources such as textbooks, articles, and videos to supplement the material covered in the course and support independent learning.

Organisational Impact

The Advanced Production and Operation Techniques training course provides an in-depth understanding of advanced techniques and technologies used in the oil production and operation sector. It helps to develop new skills, learn the latest techniques, and gain expertise in the field, leading to increased productivity, efficiency, and profitability.

Personal Impact

The Advanced Production and Operation Techniques training course can be a steppingstone to career advancement in the oil and gas industry. It equips learners with the knowledge and skills to take on more challenging roles and opens opportunities for higher pay and greater responsibility.

Daily Agenda

Day One: Advanced Drilling Techniques

  • Horizontal drilling
  • Multilateral drilling
  • Directional drilling
  • Managed Pressure Drilling (MPD)
  • Extended Reach Drilling (ERD)
  • Underbalanced drilling (UBD)

Day Two: Advanced Completion Techniques

  • Intelligent completions
  • Multistage fracturing
  • Expandable tubular technology
  • Inflow Control Devices (ICDs)
  • Downhole Monitoring Systems
  • Benefits of each technique
  • Evaluation of technique suitability
  • Implementation in the field

Day Three: Enhanced Oil Recovery Techniques

  • Chemical EOR
  • Thermal EOR
  • Gas EOR
  • Microbial EOR
  • Benefits, challenges, and limitations of each technique
  • Selection of the most suitable technique for a given reservoir
  • Implementation effectiveness

Day Four: Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Oil and Gas

  • Applications of AI/ML in the oil and gas industry
  • Drilling optimization
  • Reservoir modeling
  • Predictive maintenance
  • Benefits of using AI/ML
  • Challenges associated with implementing AI/ML in the field

Day Five: Sustainability in Oil and Gas Production and Operation

  •  Environmental impact of oil and gas production
  • Mitigation strategies for reducing environmental impact
  • Carbon capture and storage
  • Green completions
  • Wastewater treatment
  • Examples of sustainable oil and gas production and operation techniques


  • On successful completion of this training course, a PetroKnowledge Certificate will be awarded to the delegates

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I register for a training course?

  • To register online through our website, please click “Enroll Now” on the course page, complete and submit the form. A confirmation e-mail and instructions will be sent to the participant’s e-mail.
  • You may also get in touch with our Registration Team on
    +971 50 981 7386 | +971 2 557 7389 or send an email to

When and how do I arrange payments?

  • Payments can be made in USD or UAE local currency AED (Arab Emirates Dirhams) either by Bank Transfer or by Credit Card. Our Bank Account details will be provided on the invoice.
  • Course fees are payable upon booking unless a valid, authorized Purchase Order is provided and accepted.
  • Invoices will be sent via email/courier to the ID/name and address provided.
  • The course fee shall be settled prior to course start date. Corporate payments with existing payment policy shall be relayed to us in advance.

When should I expect to receive confirmation of registration?

Upon successful registration online, enrolment on the respective training course will be confirmed by Registration Team by e-mail along with the invoice and joining instruction.

Is there a discount for more than one registrant/course?

For corporate fees and group registration, please send your query to

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