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NExT Winner of the 2013 Getenergy Award for E&P Training

July 29, 2013

Twenty nominees, four finalists, and one winner—NExT.

NExT has won the 2013 Getenergy Education/Training Provider of the Year Award for consistently developing and delivering industry-leading curricula.

NExT was recognized as the Oil & Gas Education/Training Provider of the Year at the Getenergy Annual Event, held on June 4 in London. Getenergy, an independent facilitator of a global marketplace in education and training for the oil and gas industry, awards this distinction to the provider that continuously develops and deploys industry-leading programs. Of the 20 initial nominees, four were shortlisted: NExT, Petroskills, IFP, and Impact International.

“Doing What We Do Best”
“It is an honor to be recognized for doing what we do best—supporting the professional development of individuals throughout the oil and gas industry,” said Hooman Sadrpanah, Vice President of NExT Oil & Gas Technical Training and Career Development.

NExT offers petrotechnical competency assessment and training, instructing more than 10,000 technical experts in 11 core disciplines every year. The NExT portfolio includes 420 practical courses, training programs, and competency services that span characterization and exploration through development and production and includes Schlumberger Information Solutions software training.

Developing Petrotechnical Expertise
The 2013 Education/Training Provider of the Year award reinforces NExT as the industry’s trusted partner for training and competency development with programs that help meet industry objectives and support E&P companies in their strategic growth. NExT is committed to developing and delivering curricula that continues to meet and exceed customers’ expectations.

Explore how NExT can help hone your petrotechnical teams’ skills at www.slb.com/next. To view a calendar of courses, and to register, visit www.NExTtraining.net.


Pierre Bihan, NExT, Europe and Africa Continent, Business Development Manager (left),
Hooman Sadrpanah, NExT Vice President (center), and
David Lecore, NExT, North Sea GeoMarket, Business Development Manager (right).

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