Petroleum Products :  Specifications, Properties, and Market Demand

An Intensive 5-Day Training Course

Petroleum Products :
Specifications, Properties, and Market Demand

Characteristics, Properties and Trade of Petroleum Products

Scheduled Dates

04 - 08 Sep 2023 Dubai - UAE $5,950
18 - 22 Dec 2023 London - UK $5,950
22 - 26 Jan 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950
22 - 26 Apr 2024 London - UK $5,950
02 - 06 Sep 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950
16 - 20 Dec 2024 London - UK $5,950
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Why Choose this Training Course?

Why Choose this Training Course? 

Achieving company success and meeting the challenges imposed by climate change and a post-COVID -19 world, requires an in-depth perception and understanding of how petroleum products are traded, their demand now and in a future world of low carbon emissions, all of which can create opportunities that are imperative towards achieving profitability and sustainability.

This PetroKnowledge training course is designed to provide you with a deep knowledge of properties, specifications, markets and demands of petroleum products. The Petroleum Products training course also provides technical knowledge related to the standard quality control tests performed in refineries and petrochemical plants to ensure that the finished products are in line with commercial specifications.

What are the Goals?

What are the Goals? 

By attending this training course, delegates will:

  • Grasp the main characteristics of petroleum products and their relevance for end-users.
  • List the key properties for automotive fuels (now and in the future).
  • Identify recent changes and future trends for the petroleum products’ specifications, markets and demand
  • Identify the main trends of fuel evolution due to new regulations and/or new motor technologies.
  • Understand how the main properties of each petroleum products are measured, checked and controlled using standard quality control tests.
  • Understand the tests significance and accuracy of the methods.

Who is this Training Course for?

Who is this Training Course for? 

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

  • Engineers, Technical Managers and Technicians from laboratories in plant and research centers
  • Technicians, Engineers, Managers and Commercial or Technical Staff whose activities are related to the production, storage, purchasing, marketing or use of petroleum products
  • Laboratory Technicians, Engineers and Managers in the refining industry interested in improving their knowledge of petroleum products
  • Technicians and Engineers from the process and operation units in refining, petrochemical and engineering companies
  • Laboratory Technicians and Engineers involved in ensuring the quality of petroleum products
  • Technicians and Engineers from all industries concerned by motor fuel evolution: car makers, refining, fuels traders, agro-fuels manufacturers

Daily Agenda

Topics to be covered:

  • Introduction to the Petroleum Products
  • Overview of how consumption changed by market sector
  • Petroleum Products and Refinery Configuration
  • Fuel specification, energy consumption and CO2 emission in oil refineries
  • Petroleum Products; Markets, Trading and Demand
  • Changes in demand & consumption - Automotive fuels
  • Key properties for automotive fuels (now and in the future)
  • Quality Standards & Specifications of Petroleum Products
  • Standard Quality Control Tests of Petroleum Products
  • Tests Significance & The Accuracy of Test Methods ISO17025 overview


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

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GLOMACS Training

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The Energy Training Centre

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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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