Quest Energy Training - Short Course 2013

Jan | Feb | Mar

Economics of oil refining

Economics of oil refining

The course introduces delegates to the inner processes of an oil refinery and lays out the productivity potential of each stage of the refining process and the limitations there in. The course also explores the process of crude selection and its impact on the properties of intermediaries and finished products.

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From this course you will be able to:
 
• Recognise the capabilities and constraints of the main refining process.
• Understand the elements of a processing deal.
• Differentiate between the cost and value of refinery feedstocks, intermediates and products.
 
You will understand:
• The economic features of the main refining units.
• Refiners’ flexibilities.
• The value of key quality parameters.
• Contaminants and the effect of reprocessing.
• The value of additives.
• Refinery hardware limitations.
• The opportunities presented by the refinery from the oil trader’s perspective.
 
 

Introduction to the Oil and gas industry (Community Focus)

Introduction to the Oil and gas industry (Community Focus)

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This course is delivered in Partnership with Makerere University College of Education and continuing studies; School of Life Long Learning.

This industry awareness course will provide a comprehensive overview of the complexities of the oil and gas industry to equip individuals with essential knowledge on the nature, processes and the business environment of the petroleum industry.  This course is particularly designed to address the interactions and likely impact of oil production to communities living around the production areas and the wider impact on local economies of host countries.

The course will deal with the following topics;
? A world without Oil & The History of Oil
? Energy & Politics
? Oil Production, the Environment and Local Community Interests
? Oil & its impact on Micro and Macro Economics
? Business opportunities & Employment in an emerging Oil industry
? Internal & External Environment of the Oil Industry
? The future of energy
 
 

Exploration and production of oil and gas: Technical and commercial perspectives

Exploration and production of oil and gas: Technical and commercial perspectives

Requires a level of techinical competency

 

Apr | May | Jun

Economics and trading of the oil supply chain

Economics and trading of the oil supply chain

Economics and trading of the oil supply chain

 

Alternative Energy Sources

Alternative Energy Sources

Alternative Energy Sources

 

Geopolitics, risk and opportunity in the oil and gas industry

Geopolitics, risk and opportunity in the oil and gas industry

Geopolitical issues form an important component of the overall uncertainty in which the oil industry operates around the World. Unfortunately, the industry as a whole does not always manage risk adequately or recognise or exploit the associated opportunities and, consequently, has suffered repeatedly from disappointing long-term returns and growth from capital invested.

This course provides an overview of the regional and global geopolitical issues that now confront the oil and gas industry.

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Oil and gas fiscal designs and systems

Oil and gas fiscal designs and systems

Oil and gas fiscal designs and systems

 

Jul | Aug | Sept

Oil and gas industry fundamentals

Oil and gas industry fundamentals

Oil and gas industry fundamentals

 

Post Graduate in Oil and Gas Studies

Post Graduate in Oil and Gas Studies

A New Course

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Application Form

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Oil and gas project and operations management

Oil and gas project and operations management

Oil and gas project and operations management

 

Negotiating techniques for the oil and gas industry

Negotiating techniques for the oil and gas industry

Negotiating techniques for the oil and gas industry

 

Overview of the international upstream oil and gas industry

Overview of the international upstream oil and gas industry

Overview of the international upstream oil and gas industry

 

Valuation and risk analysis of oil and gas assets

Valuation and risk analysis of oil and gas assets

Valuation and risk analysis of oil and gas assets

 

Advanced petroleum economics

Advanced petroleum economics

Advanced petroleum economics

 

Oct | Nov | Dec

Economics and trading of the oil supply chain

Economics and trading of the oil supply chain

Economics and trading of the oil supply chain

 

Planning and economics of refinery operations

Planning and economics of refinery operations

Planning and economics of refinery operations

 

Trading oil on international markets

Trading oil on international markets

Planning and economics of refinery operations

 

 

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