Short Courses and Conferences

Petroleum SuperSchool

July 11-29, 2016


SuperSchool Modules

Week One: Reservoir Characterization

   Classes Monday through Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

  • Overview of the Petroleum Industry
  • Geological Concepts
  • Exploration Techniques
  • Rock and Fluid Properties
  • Drive Mechanisms
  • Open Hole Logging
  • Environmental Stewardship
  • Geology Field Trip (Saturday :: 7:00 am – 5:00 pm [Off Campus])
Week Two: Field Development

   Classes Monday through Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

  • Reservoir Geomechanics
  • Drilling
  • Completions
  • Stimulation
  • Artificial Lift
  • Surface Facilities
  • Nodal Analysis
  • Corrosion
  • Development Planning
  • Environmental Issues
  • Field Trip (Saturday :: 7:00 am – 5:00 pm [Off Campus])
Week Three: Production Engineering:

   Classes Monday through Thursday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm; Friday, 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

  • Production & Reservoir Management
  • Pressure Transient Analysis
  • Cased Hole Logging
  • Reservoir Performance
  • Reservoir Simulation
  • Supplemental Recovery
  • Environmental Health and Safety
  • Economics
  • Risk Analysis
  • Project Management

The final session on Friday will end by 1:00 PM.


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