Course ID 017E:  Mini-MBA in Oil & Gas Industry    August 18 -23   * Houston

The Mini-MBA in Oil and Gas Industry course covers both theory and practice in the petroleum industry from exploration, production, refining, trading, logistics, petroleum economics, management, leadership,  geopolitics, legal frameworks, merger & acquisitions, contracts, health, safety, environmental issues, best practices and global trends impacting the industry.


It provides participants with depth knowledge and insight in understanding the entire breadth of the petroleum industry which empowers them with the confidence to lead  as valuable partners in strategic, operations and also financial management through sound knowledge that are applied in decision making and meeting goals of entities  as good corporate citizens.


Course Outline:

  • Fundamentals of Hydrocarbon Exploration and Production

  • The State and Future of Oil in the Global Economy

  • The Global Energy Mix

  • Drivers of the Global Price of Oil and Gas

  • The World Oil & Gas Reserves

  • Overview of Key terms and practices in Oil & Gas – Seismic, Drilling, Well Design, Well Control

  • Overview of Oil & Gas Production

  • Introduction to Shale Gas

  • Field Development

  • Petroleum Economics

  • Forecasting & Marketing

  • Overview of Upstream, Midstream, Downstream

  • Offshore &  Deepwater E & P

  • Drilling, Reservoir Management

  • Oil & Gas Equipment, Vessels, Technologies

  • Conventional & Unconventional Methods/Technologies

  • Supply Chain, Logistics, Transportation, Distribution, Storage

  • Trading and Hedging

  • Refining

  • Gas Processing, LNG

  • Gas Monetization

  • Pipeline

  • Strategic Oil & Gas Accounting

  • Integrated Oil and Gas Finance Management

  • Project Management

  • Managing Risk & Crisis in Project Levels

  • Effective Public Relations

  • International Joint Venture & Partnership

  • Merger & Acquisition

  • Understanding National Oil Companies, International Oil Companies, Independents

  • International Oil & Gas Management

  • Leading Change in the Global Economy & Petroleum Industry

  • Legal Risk and International Environmental Law

  • Impact of Geopolitics on the Petroleum Industry

  • Risk Management

  • Triple Point Profit, Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Petroleum Law,

  • Local Content Policies

  • Global Outlook

  • Case Studies

  • Reviews


Who Should Attend

  • Oil and Gas Directors, Managers, Engineers, Geologists

  • Accountants, Finance Managers, Fund Managers

  • Bank Managers, Oil & Gas Insurance Managers

  • Corporate Planners, Investment Analysts, Public Relations Managers


Course Duration: 1 week


Course Fee: $6,000                                                                           


School of Energy & Corporate Leadership (SECOL) is a global organization  that uses award winning experts in  providing training in the areas of energy, oil, gas, petrochemicals, regulations, law, leadership, organizational development , management, finance and economics. We believe strongly in the philosophy that humans are the greatest assets of any country or organization, and therefore should be nurtured with continuous quality training to enhance productivity, efficiency, effectiveness, reliability and competitiveness. SECOL will continue to create dynamic environment for capacity building, ensuring high performance, strategic agility, and leadership that would help organizations attain their goals and enable nations optimize socio- economic growth.