Oil & Gas Training
and Competency Development

Production Engineering Courses

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NExT's curriculum provides courses for technical and nontechnical professional at all experience levels. The course matrix below organizes the curriculum by course focus and competency level. You can use this matrix to find the right course and build your training plans. Software and Domain courses are listed separately in their respective sections, please click on the interested tab to see all the courses under the corresponding discipline. Field trips are marked while technical courses that use software have been marked , and the courses with practical sessions (either hands-on operational or software or both) are highlighted with . There are some courses that use simulators and are highlighted with .

Competency Level   Artificial Lift Well Intervention Well Performance Well Completions
Specialized         Fracturing Pressure Analysis
      Fracturing Pressure Analysis (5 days)
      Microseismic Imaging and Hydraulic Fracturing
Advanced   Electric Submersible Pumps - Advanced Matrix Stimulation Engineering
Shale Plays Production - Exploiting Production Sweet Spots Fracturing Shales
  Matrix Stimulation in Carbonates
Advanced Well Testing Operations - ELC
    Advanced Production Data Analysis and Nodal Analysis Frac Packing Course
    Integral Well Productivity  
    Production Data Analysis - Shale Gas, Tight Gas and Coal-Bed Methane  
    Production Data Analysis - Shale Gas  
Skill   Advanced Gas Lift Design & Troubleshooting Coiled Tubing Applications Well Productivity and Enhancement Hydraulic Fracture Treatment Design and Quality Control
High Gas-Oil Ratio Well Liquid Unloading Formation Damage and Mitigation Completions and Production Engineering
Introduction to High Temperature ESP Applications Workovers and Completions Gas Well Productivity  
Electric Submersible Pumps - Application Engineering - Simulator
Acid Stimulation Techniques Water Management Aspects of Shale Plays
Sand Control
Design, Diagnosis and Optimization of Gas Lift Systems Fishing, Perforating and other Slickline Applications
Production Engineering Aspects of Shale Plays  
Sucker Rod Pumps - Application Engineering Advances in Coiled Tubing (Spanish) Fundamentals of Well Testing Operations - ELC
Completions and Stimulation Aspects of Shale Plays
Electric Submersible Pumps - Application Engineering - Practical Training
Advanced Slickline Operations
Production Technology - Heriot-Watt University Course Well Integrity - Cement Placement Evaluation
Continuous Gas Lift - Design, Diagnosis and Optimization Acidizing Sandstones and Carbonates Modern Production Logging
    Advanced Nodal Analysis for Production Engineers  
    Oilfield Water Management Practical Completions and Production Engineering
    Subsurface Surface Production Optimization
Foundation   Integrated Production and Well Operations Modeling
  Introduction to Reservoir Engineering and Nodal Analysis Hydraulic Fracturing
Artificial Lift Technology Well Stimulation   Completion Fluids for Well Supervisors
Progressive Cavity Pumps - Application Engineering   Practical Production Operations and Flow Assurance with Software and a Physical Flow Simulator
  Acidizing and Fracturing   Introduction to Well Completions
  Introduction to Coiled Tubing Operations
  Practical Hydraulic Fracturing
  Introduction to Completions and Well Interventions   Practical Perforating I: Shaped-Charges, Guns and Operations
      Practical Well Completions: Downhole Tools and Basic Systems
  Fundamentals of Slickline Operations
  Introduction to Cased-Hole Evaluations
  Understanding Common Well Intervention Techniques   Introduction to Intelligent Completions Workshop
      Fundamentals of Well Completions
Introduction to Production Engineering
Awareness         Drilling and Production Overview with Virtual Reality visits
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