Certificate in Upstream Oil & Gas Operations (With OPITO HSE Certification - Optional)

  • Category
    Oil & Gas Business Performance
  • Course Fee

Course Content

Course Information

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  • Duration: 4 Days
  • Course Fee : N285,000
  • Seating Capacity: 15
  • Venue: PHC
  • City: PHC
  • Upcoming Dates:

Course Description

The OGS Certificate in Upstream Oil & Gas Operations brings together the essential skills to pursue a successful career in the oil industry. Join other leading upstream companies like Sahara Energy, Britannia-U, NCDMB, and Shell, Makon Engineering, etc, to strengthen your capacity for sustainable growth in an increasingly volatile industry sector.


Benefits of the programme

The oil and gas industry has enormous opportunities running into billions of dollars. However, it is also known to be highly complex, technical in nature, very capital intensive and risky. Doing business in the industry starts with making sense of these complexities in order to be able read the trends correctly, and identify probable threats and opportunities. Participants enjoy:

  1. Training by qualified industry practitioners who help you makes sense of the business drivers of the industry.
  2. Double qualifications, including international certification
    1. Certificate in Upstream Operations
    2. IMIST (Optional oil and gas safety certification from OPITO, UK)
  3. All round learning which includes:
    1.  Core training in upstream operations:
      1. Global energy scene
      2. Basic Geology & Geophysics
      3. Drilling and well site operations
      4. Field development and economics
      5. Upstream strategy scenarios
  4. With the international safety certification, participants are able to demonstrate better safety behaviour at work and influence safety culture generally.
  5. Opportunity to network with over 2,000 professionals on the OGS Alumni network
  6. The International Minimum Industry Safety Training (IMIST) Certification is an OPITO standard that supports the global Oil & Gas Industry to meet safety initiative targets


The Certificate in Upstream Oil & Gas Operations is part of the OGS Graduate Certificate in Oil & Gas Management (GCOM) the flagship industry training designed to:

  1. Build the capacities of Nigerian companies for doing business in the oil industry
  2. Help oil company employees in non-technical roles to be more aligned with their business drivers
  3. Prepare new hires for rapid on boarding and uptake in performance.
  4. Prepare young graduates for greater employability
  5. Create a long-term pool of employment-ready graduates for the oil industry
  6. Contribute to the actualisation of the Nigerian Content aspirations and policies