Project Management in Upstream Field Development - FPM2

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3 days
3,165 - 3,245 USD
Open / Scheduled

Course description

Upon completion of this course, the participant will understand the engineering, procurement, and construction phases, and be able to utilize fit-for purpose project management techniques and project control tools to facilitate successful project outcomes. The specific training received in schedule and cost management will help the early career project manager make the best decisions possible. Participants will learn how the project management, drilling and completion, HSE, land, production, and transportation disciplines relate to one another and what tools are available for the project manager to use to ensure interfaces among key stakeholders are managed. The course is taught using a combination of instruction, facilitated discussion, and hands-on exercises using real-world project examples related to facilities design, procurement, and construction. The exercises will include both individual and group activities that will provide each participant with a hands-on application of the principles and practices discussed throughout the course.

Suitability - Who should attend?

Early career project managers, project engineers, facility engineers, operations engineers, project controls, and purchasing personnel who plan, manage, or participate on multi-discipline field development project teams. This course addresses the special requirements associated with developing oil and gases plays, where repetitive projects such as well flow lines, tank batteries, booster compressors, short pipelines, and meter stations are a part of a larger field development program. Special emphasis will be placed on $5 MM to $50 MM projects associated with unconventional field development projects, such as shale oil and coal bed methane, as well as projects in conventional plays.

Training Course Content

Field development programs; The project delivery system; Organization and resources; Engineering; Construction; Project execution plan; HSE and project risk management; Procurement and contracting; Cost estimating; Planning and scheduling; Progress measurement

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PetroSkills - Oil & Gas Training Courses

PetroSkills was founded in 2001 as an alliance between BP, Shell and OGCI, aiming to accomplish a mission of vital importance for the future of the Oil & Gas industry. PetroSkills provide high quality professional training and courses that are...

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Based on 2 reviews

Oil and Gas Professional
Overall the course was well instructed and a lot of PM principles can be applied to other types of projects such as offshore. Excellent job by the instructor!
Reservoir engineer
Time distribution seemed appropriate. Liked contracts, scheduling, cost.
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