Back to school... (July 2014)

IHRDC and SEG offer e-learning on demand. API contracts with Oilennium on Health and Safety University. Petrofac and ESI deliver project management training in Asia Pacific.

International Human Resources Development Corporation (IHRDC) has expanded its partnership with the Society of Exploration Geophysicists for the distribution of its library of oil and gas e-learning courses. The courses will be made available to the Society’s 33,000 members from an upgraded SEG professional development site, SEG On Demand. New courses include synthetic seismogram modeling, controlled source electromagnetics and microseismics.

The American Petroleum Institute (API) has contracted with Petrofac’s Oilennium training arm to provide e-learning modules to its membership. Courses include an introduction to oil and gas, occupational safety and health administration (OSHA) and health, safety, security, the environment and quality (HSSEQ!) and the fundamentals of drilling. The courses are delivered through the API-University portal.

Petrofac has also teamed with ESI International, a project management training specialist, to establish the Petrofac project management academy. The PPMA will provide training to oil and gas organizations in the Asia-Pacific region. ESI’s clients include Shell, ExxonMobil, Chevron and Halliburton. Courses will be delivered at Petrofac’s Chemical Process Technology Centre in Singapore. More from ESI.

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