Introduction to Oil & Gas for New & Non-Technical Personnel

  • 21 - 23 August 2017, Dubai

Course Summary

This course targets the employees who don’t have technical background helping them understand the business.

This Interactive and highly focused 3 days course for Introduction to Oil & Gas for New & Non -Technical Personnel has overall objective on providing delegates with basic knowledge and concept on day to day of oil & gas industry operations. It aims to provide a brief introduction to the oil & gas industry, both upstream and downstream, how hydrocarbon is formed and accumulated, and the drilling and production activities. The course also gives an overview of oil & gas services companies and its different segments services. The course complies with IADC, API as well as oil & gas industry standards and best practices.

Throughout the 3 days course, delegates will be faced with conceptual and evaluative materials, use a variety of training methods including lecture, group exercise and Multi-Media rich in color animations and graphics to explain key concept of oil & gas industry operations.


Who should attend

• Oil & Gas Industry Staff (Up & Down Streams).

• Drilling Operations Employees.

• Oil & Gas Employees with no technical background.

  • Dr Mohammad Aref



    Dr. Mohammad Aref holds a Ph.D. on Environmental Engineering from L.A. Unv. USA. He has 27 years of international working experience working as Senior Managerial Positions in Oil & Gas Industry with OPCO’s (SHELL ) & International Services Providers. He had handled critical & high profile environmental projects in globe, including development of specific Project Environmental Study/Survey, EIA, Environmental Survey and Impact Assessment. He also developed Waste Management for high profile environmental projects including Hazardous & Non-Hazardous Materials.

    Dr. Mohammad Aref is a registered OHSME practitioner, professional & specializes in HSE & Hazardous Materials Subject. He is a certified RPO , IRCA Certified Lead Auditor for ISO’s 9001, 14001, OHSAS 18001 & ISO 50001 Energy Management and an accredited & certified IOSH, HSE & HazMat Instructor. He has submitted Tech Papers about Waste Management for International Environmental & Waste Management Conferences & Workshops and is also a regular speaker on HSE & HazMat International Conferences & Workshops in MENA & APAC Regions.Dr. Mohammad Aref holds memberships with accredited International HSE Organization (IOSH, SPE, MARPA, ASSE, MIIRSM).