Oil & Gas Training
and Competency Development

Process Technician Operations and Maintenance Courses

* Discipline *

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   Utility and Water Injection Systems Oil Systems Gas Systems Wellheads and ESPs Control Room and Laboratory
Skill   Power Generation System Oil Export Systems Operations Two Phase Separation Subsea Wellhead Systems Control Room Operations
Heat Transfer Equipment Production and Test Separation Systems Gas Metering System Surface Wellhead System Safety Shutdown Systems
Fire Water Systems Chemical Treatment Gas Sweetening Electrical Submersible Pumps (ESPs) Fire and Gas System
Instrument, Utility Air, and Nitrogen Systems Crude Oil Storage Tanks Gas Compression and Dehydration System   Water, Oil, and Gas Sampling and Analysis
Drain Systems Oil Desalting System Gas Lift Systems    
Cooling Water Systems Pigging Process    
Potable Water Systems Oil Stabilization      
Flare Systems Oil Fiscal Metering      
Fuel Gas System        
Steam and Condensate System        
Sewage System        
Seawater Lift and Circulation System        
Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) System Operation        
Water Treatment and Injection System        
Foundation   Introduction to Oil Field Surface Facilities Operations with Simulator
NExT Technical Forum:
Continue your in-class discussion and questions in an online community