Midstream Oil and Gas Fundamentals

An Intensive 5-Day Training Course

Midstream Oil and Gas Fundamentals

Scheduled Dates

26 Feb - 01 Mar 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950
23 - 27 Sep 2024 Houston TX - USA $6,950
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Why Choose this Training Course?

Why Choose this Training Course?

The Midstream sector of the oil and gas industry has a major economic impact on a varied array of people, companies, and even countries worldwide. It is a huge, vital sector which successfully handles one of the most difficult logistical challenges in the world.

The midstream sector is one of the three links in the oil and gas value chain, which encompasses companies that work together to help a market operate efficiently. Marketing and trading can maximize the value of its  energy resources.

This PetroKnowledge training course will cover primarily gathering, transportation, storage, marketing and trading, in oil and gas midstream.

This PetroKnowledge training course will highlight:

  • Midstream asset and midstream business
  • Midstream gathering and processing
  • Pipeline infrastructure, control and safety
  • Storage and transportation
  • Marketing and trading

What are the Goals?

What are the Goals?

The objectives of this PetroKnowledge training course are to explain of oil and gas midstream fundamentals. This PetroKnowledge training course has five key objectives:

  • Understanding of midstream asset and midstream business
  • Explain midstream gathering and processing
  • Learning pipeline infrastructure, control and safety
  • Apply storage and transportation in oil and gas
  • Develop marketing and trading in oil and gas

Who is this Training Course for?

Who is this Training Course for?

The professional level or who have responsibility in midstream sector provides is an integral link between the upstream and downstream sectors. This PetroKnowledge training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit:

  • Engineering Personnel
  • Operation Management professionals
  • Drilling Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Planning Managers
  • Financial Managers
  • Contract Managers
  • Supply chain Managers
  • Marketing Professionals
  • Team Leaders

How will this Training Course be Presented?

How will this Training Course be Presented?

Participants to this PetroKnowledge training course will receive a thorough training on the subjects covered by the course outline with the Tutor utilising a variety of proven adult learning teaching and facilitation techniques. Seminar methodology includes classroom-style with highly interactive, exercise and case studies the training course will be run using PowerPoint slide and videos. 

Organisational Impact

The organisational impact will be demonstrated by the employees participating in this training course:

  • Offers a wider management perspective of midstream business characteristics
  • Maintain and improve midstream assets and infrastructure and the processing, transporting and storing of oil and gas demands
  • Delivering greater value to the organization by the use of more effective midstream performance
  • Maximize efficiency and optimizing cost of the transportation demand
  • Enhance midstream operational and market to maximize the value of energy resources
  • High efficiencies and delivering value to shareholders

Personal Impact

Upon completion of this PetroKnowledge training course, participants will gain:

  • Master the core competencies of oil and gas midstream
  • Sharpen the business skills in midstream
  • Understanding the importance of pipeline infrastructure
  • Increasing pipeline management, safety and control
  • Enabling more effective storage and transportation
  • Developing marketing and trading in midstream

Daily Agenda

Day One: Midstream Overview

  • What is Midstream?
  • Midstream asset and product flow
  • Midstream market environment
  • The key midstream business characteristics
  • The components of the midstream business

Day Two: Midstream Facilities

  • Crude oil gathering
  • Natural gas gathering
  • Gas plant
  • Gas processing
  • Sales gas specifications

Day Three: Pipeline Infrastructure

  • Pipelines
  • Pipeline terminal
  • Gas Pipelines
  • Liquid pipelines
  • Pipeline management, control and safety

Day Four: Storage and transportation

  • Storage oil facilities and operations
  • Storage natural facilities and operations
  • Pipelines transport
  • Rail transport
  • Marine transport

Day Five: Marketing and Trading

  • Crude oil and natural gas marketing
  • Crude Oil and natural gas trading
  • Liquefied natural gas operation and market
  • Evolution of the master limited partnership
  • Midstream trends and forecast


  • 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 reg@petroknowledge.com

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 info@petroknowledge.com.

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