Oil & Gas Training
and Competency Development

Petroleum Engineering

Intensive Classroom based Workshops

NExT is pleased to be able to offer a range of intensive classroom based workshops, led by Heriot-Watt University academic staff. These workshops are ideal for career minded individuals looking to develop their skill set within a structured learning environment. The workshops provide guided supported learning for professionals looking to enhance and add to their own professional development.

The 5 day instructor-led workshops are scheduled every year in Abu Dhabi. Each of the workshops is taught by academic members of staff from the Institute of Petroleum Engineering, Heriot-Watt University.

Program Benefits

  • Intense classroom based workshop providing you with all the materials and expertise required
  • Provides the opportunity to interact with Heriot-Watt Professors and other industry experts.
  • Collaborate and share ideas with contemporaries from a diverse, global background.

How does it work?

NExT hosts the 5-Day workshops in Abu Dhabi. The range of courses is listed below. These courses can provide you with a valuable addition to your own professional development. At the end of each of the workshops you will receive a Certificate of Achievement. These courses are stand alone in nature and would benefit anyone looking to develop their skills in the industry.

What Courses are Available?

  • Reservoir Engineering
  • Petroleum Geoscience
  • Drilling Engineering
  • Formation Evaluation
  • Reservoir Simulation
  • Petroleum Economics
  • Production Technology
  • Well Testing Analysis


The fee per short course is 5,200 US$.

For Inquiries

  • For further details and to book a place please contact Larissa Lobo: LLobo@slb.com

If you want to pursue the MSc in Petroleum Engineering this programme of study is available via a Distance Learning programme at Heriot-Watt University. Details can be found at;

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