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OFFSHORE ENERGY / OIL & GAS

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FPSOs

12 weeks by distance learning

This course delivers vital knowledge on the FPSO sector, providing you with essential knowledge on floating units and is extremely popular with marine service suppliers plus oil and gas professionals who are keen to learn more about FPSOs.

For further information, visit: www.lloydsmaritimeacademy.com/fpso

Course Contents:

  • Offshore Exploration, Production, Field Development and Floating Production Hosts
  • Project Development and Management, Field Options and FPSO Considerations and Contracts
  • FPSO Design: Hull, Accommodation, Mooring, Turrets and Risers
  • Topside Processes: Production, Storage and Export
  • Regulatory Requirements, Safety and Environmental Issues
  • Contractual, Economic and Risk Considerations; Field Development Case Studies

Ideal for:

  • Project, installation, subsea, vessel operations and maintenance personnel
  • Naval architects, marine surveyors, shipyard sales, engineers and engineering managers
  • Analysts, consultants, strategy advisors and public affairs managers
  • Financiers, investors, underwriters and lawyers working within the offshore sector
  • National, regional and local government officials and policy advisors
  • New employees and graduates needing a comprehensive FPSO understanding

Recognised by the RINA as contributing to CPD requirements

OFFSHORE ENERGY / OIL & GAS

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MARINE DRILLING

12 weeks by distance learning

The course demystifies the hardware involved in marine drilling, and how it is used in the exploration and production of offshore oil and gas. The course is packed full of examples and case studies from field developments around the world and it gives a comprehensive explanation of drilling as part of the full field development process.

For further information, visit: www.lloydsmaritimeacademy.com/fmd

Course Contents:

  • Background to Marine Drilling
  • Mobile Marine Drilling Rigs
  • Drilling Rig Components
  • Marine Drilling Systems
  • Mobile Rig Station Keeping and Blow Out Preventer Systems
  • Field Development Case Studies and Advanced Drilling Approaches

Ideal for:

  • Exploration, production and operations professionals wanting to focus on drilling
  • Roughnecks, drillers and technical employees wishing to widen their knowledge base
  • Oil and gas, subsea and marine engineers seeking new opportunities
  • Marine superintendents, fleet managers and naval architects looking to increase their understanding of offshore support vessel operations
  • Project, business development, marketing and logistics managers needing to understand the technical aspects of marine drilling
  • Recent starters and graduates in the offshore oil and gas industry
  • Petroleum professionals in supporting or aligned functions

OFFSHORE ENERGY / OIL & GAS

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OFFSHORE FIELD DEVELOPMENT

12 weeks by distance learning

Exploration and production are moving into ever-deeper waters and more challenging environments. The industry supporting them must therefore adapt to new technologies, increasingly specialised vessel design and more sophisticated management strategies at the same time as industry wide economic challenges. This tutored distance learning course delivers the detailed knowledge needed to fully engage with this evolving sector which represents one of the fastest-growing frontiers of global oil and gas.

For further information, visit: www.lloydsmaritimeacademy.com/ofd

“Very comprehensive for such a large subject, detailed and intense to catch the right level of perspective.”
AC.D Stanculescu, Chief Engineer, GSP Offshore S.A. – Constanta

Course Contents:

  • Introduction to the Offshore Oil and Gas Industry
  • Offshore Exploration, Surveying and Drilling
  • Field Development Assessment, Planning and Phases
  • Project Planning and Management; Installation and Construction Vessels
  • Managing Offshore Operations; Vessels Involved in Support and Export
  • Operational Issues: Safety, Environment, Supply Bases and Contracts

Ideal for:

  • Exploration and production personnel wanting to focus on offshore projects
  • Engineers, vessel crew and technical employees wishing to widen their knowledge base
  • Maritime and logistics professionals looking to increase their understanding of the offshore support vessel role, design and operations
  • Production, project, business development and commercial managers wishing to develop sector knowledge or needing a better understanding of the practical aspects of offshore field development
  • Recent starters in the offshore oil and gas industry wanting a detailed sector understanding
  • Petroleum professionals in supporting or aligned functions
  • Analysts, traders, marketing, sales and public relations experts
  • Accountants, lawyers and investors looking to increase their upstream knowledge

OFFSHORE ENERGY / OIL & GAS

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SUBSEA ENGINEERING

12 weeks by distance learning

This popular and unique course examines the building blocks of subsea engineering, including the key components, flow assurance, reliability and maintenance aspects. The crucial role of subsea engineering in offshore production is illustrated with detailed case studies. As the search for oil pushes field developments into ever-more difficult areas with deeper water, more isolated and hostile environments and increasing complexity in the reservoirs, offshore production technology has to develop techniques to meet these challenges. This course explains these challenges.

For further information, visit: www.lloydsmaritimeacademy.com/fse

Course Contents:

  • Introduction to Subsea Production
  • Wellheads, Xmas Trees and Manifolds
  • Pipelines, Flowlines and Risers
  • Control Systems, Umbilicals and Equipment Costs
  • Underwater Operations, Subsea Maintenance and New Technologies
  • Subsea Reliability, Decommissioning Activities and Subsea Field Development Examples and Case Studies

Ideal for:

  • Offshore industry employees needing a solid grounding in engineering principles
  • Project, process, field, installation, facilities, piping, ROV and production engineers looking to enhance their understanding of subsea engineering principles
  • Surveyors, operations managers, maintenance technicians and QA/QC co-ordinators seeking insight into this crucial part of oil and gas production
  • Experienced engineers in other sectors looking for new opportunities in the oil and gas sector
  • Sales, business development, project and account managers requiring technical knowledge to complement their business acumen
  • Professionals, consultants and business directors in supporting or aligned oil and gas functions who need a deeper understanding of the part played by subsea engineering
  • Recent graduates and new starters aiming to rapidly develop their knowledge and specialise in the subsea sector

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LNG

12 weeks by distance learning

This distance learning course is the perfect professional development programme for employees involved in this unique sector and has all the information you need to: Develop your LNG industry knowledge to a high level in this complex, growing and capital intensive sector. Specialise in a field which demands a good understanding of its unique challenges and opportunities and anticipate any concerns on the horizon which may impact on the expected growth rates. Gain a much needed, clear understanding of sector influences for you to excel in this industry

For further information, visit: www.lloydsmaritimeacademy.com/clng

Course Contents:

  • Introducing LNG: Background, Properties, Production and Use
  • Production to Shipping
  • Regasification to the End-User
  • LNG Markets, Supply and Demand
  • LNG Pricing and Trading
  • LNG Projects, Contracts and Future Trend

Ideal for:

This LNG distance learning course is designed for anyone wanting a complete understanding of the LNG industry’s growing importance in the global energy mix. It will help those looking for knowledge of the LNG value chain and its part in the energy markets of today and in the future.

“A very comprehensive course regarding LNG value chain. Very rich in details with a good balance between broad coverage and depth of concepts.”
Liliana Gomez, Petrobras Columbia

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PIPELINE ENGINEERING

12 weeks by distance learning

Activities within the oil and gas industry can be divided into three large areas: exploration, production and commercialisation. All three sectors involve the evermore demanding transportation of oil, gas and other related products. There is a shortage of both pipeline engineers with the right skills and support personnel with good knowledge and understanding of the pipeline sector. This online course examines the engineering, construction and operations of one of the key elements used in this transportation process: pipelines.

For further information, visit: www.lloydsmaritimeacademy.com/pe

Course Contents:

  • Introduction to Pipeline Engineering
  • Material Selection and Corrosion Control
  • Pipeline Design, Installation and Construction
  • Pipeline Hydraulic Analysis
  • Defect Assessment on Pipelines
  • Pipeline Integrity: Maintenance, Inspection and Risk Assessment

Ideal for:

  • Pipeline engineers, designers, technicians and business development managers
  • Project, field, installation and operations managers
  • Integrity, maintenance and QA/QC personnel
  • Oil and gas industry employees
  • Engineers including mechanical, project, field, marine, process, civil, technical, subsea and engineering managers
  • Professionals and consultants working alongside pipeline engineers
  • Graduates and new entrants to the pipeline business

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PETROLEUM ECONOMICS

12 weeks by distance learning

Petroleum economics is one of the most influential players in the world economy, so having a comprehensive understanding of this vital area is key for anyone working within the oil and gas or energy industries.

The Certificate in Petroleum Economics is the ideal course for both individuals and corporate groups to develop this crucial knowledge.

For further information, visit: www.courses.knect365-learning.com/fpe

Course Contents:

  • Cash Flow Components and Economic Indicators
  • Upstream Petroleum Economics
  • Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Economics
  • Managing and Mitigating Uncertainty and Risk
  • Sensitivities, Simulations and Decision Analysis
  • Valuing Petroleum Assets, Portfolios and Companies

Ideal for:

  • Economists
  • Analysts
  • Engineers
  • Geoscientists
  • Asset managers
  • Accountants
  • Negotiators
  • Lawyers
  • Financiers and decision-makers

While some previous knowledge of the petroleum industry would be beneficial, it is by no means essential as the material is designed for a multi-disciplined audience, and each topic builds from a basic introduction assuming little or no prior knowledge.

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INTERNATIONAL OIL & GAS, CONTRACT LAW

12 weeks by distance learning

Detailed knowledge of the key legal frameworks that underpin the industry is valuable for oil and gas professionals across all parts of the organisation. Executives and practitioners at every level should have an understanding of the laws applicable to contractual agreements at each stage of the business, from discovery to sale.

For further information, visit: www.courses.knect365-learning.com/cogl

Course Contents:

  • Introduction to Contract Law and Background to the Oil and Gas Industry
  • Contracting in the Upstream Sector: Ownership and Licensing
  • Contracting in the Upstream Sector: Production Sharing Agreements and Unitisation
  • Agreements Between Co-Ventures, Suppliers and Contractors
  • Contracting in the Downstream Sector: Sales and Transportation of Oil and Gas
  • Dispute Resolution in Oil and Gas Contracts

Ideal for:

  • Commercial managers
  • Engineers and technicians
  • Legal professionals in the oil and gas sector
  • Contract managers and analysts
  • Insurance and risk managers
  • Government advisors, policy makers, economists and regulators

OFFSHORE ENERGY / OIL & GAS

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GAS SUPPLY CHAIN

12 weeks by distance learning

This course takes students through the whole gas supply chain in great detail; from exploration to processing, storage and delivery - it will look at types of gas fields and gas field developments, gas processing plants, LNG/FLNG and FSRUs. Students will be given case studies, real-life examples and a look at future technologies and what the long-term may bring. With gas production predicted to increase faster than oil over the next 30-40 years, this is a hot topic and will be beneficial to learn more about.

For further information, contact: LETeam@informaconnect.com

Course Contents:

  • Introduction to Gas Supply Chain
  • Gas Field Development
  • Land Based Modular Gas Processing Plants
  • LNG
  • Floating LNG (FLNG)
  • Floating Storage & Regassification Unit (FSRU)

Ideal for:

Those who wish to understand their own part of the gas supply chain better, as well as their own internal supply chain and benchmark against competitors.

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SULPHUR 2020

12 weeks by distance learning

You’ll be given the tools to understand the rationale for the regulation, the importance of compliance, the options for compliance and the various technologies available to meet the regulations’ demands. It also looks at post-installation, and how shipping companies can use monitoring and auditing to ensure best practice.

For further information, visit: www.lloydsmaritimeacademy.com/sulphur2020

Course Contents:

  • Definition, background and rationale
  • 2020 Sulphur regulation and enforcement
  • Compliance options and pre-assessment
  • Low sulphur fuel implementation and management
  • Exhaust gas cleaning systems, including scrubbers
  • Monitoring, ongoing improvements, and industry best practises

Ideal for:

  • DPA
  • HSE Managers
  • Technical Superintendents
  • Port Captains
  • Marine Engineers
  • Master Mariners
  • Chief Officers
  • Administrators
  • Jurists
  • Terminal Operators
  • Legal Professionals
  • Surveyors

OFFSHORE ENERGY / OIL & GAS

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TANKER CARGO OPERATIONS

16 weeks by distance learning

This training course delivers a detailed and rich exploration of tanker operations over 16 weeks. It has been designed to provide a solid introduction and crucial insights for tanker crews and those associated to this industry.

Delivered online, and taught by an experienced course director and maritime professional, this is the perfect solution for your training needs.

For further information, visit: www.lloydsmaritimeacademy.com/ctco

Course Contents:

  • Tanker Theory
  • Tank Atmospheres and Inert Gas
  • Tank Cleaning Purging and Gas Freeing
  • Loading Operations
  • On passage to Discharge Port
  • Discharge Operation
  • Ship to Ship Transfer
  • Offshore Operations

COMING SOON

DIPLOMA IN

HEAVY LIFT

This new Diploma course will build upon Lloyd’s Maritime Academy’s successful Certificate in Heavy Lift and introduce students to the intricacies of the heavy lift and project cargo business, from a legal, commercial and technical context.

OFFSHORE ENERGY / OIL & GAS

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MARINE SURVEYING OF OFFSHORE UNITS

Learn about the proper methods in surveying mobile, floating offshore units

12 months by distance learning

With the ever growing need for the offshore industry to meet safety and environmental standards, coupled with developments in the technology which allows previously unreachable reserves to now be tapped, there is a very real need for surveyors to have specific knowledge of this sector of industry. The offshore industry differs from shipping in many ways and it is no longer enough to have just the core technical surveying skills. Today’s offshore unit surveyors need to have knowledge of the extensive legal and regulatory issues as well as a commercial understanding of the industry. This professional development diploma has been designed to provide the necessary knowledge required for offshore surveyors to get and remain up to date and highly skilled.

For further information, visit: www.lloydsmaritimeacademy.com/sof

Course Contents:

  • Introduction to Offshore Surveying
  • Floating Offshore Units, MODU and Offshore Support Vessels
  • Classification and Regulatory Control of Offshore Units
  • Structural Arrangements and Loading of Offshore Floating Units
  • Ship Conversions, Maintenance and Life Extension Studies
  • Laws and Conventions relating to Marine Surveying
  • Offshore Surveying Practice and Effective Report Writing
  • Marine and Offshore Surveying and Insurance
  • Business Skills for Offshore Surveyors
  • Offshore Accident Investigation
  • Case Study: Ten Year Survey Plan

Ideal for:

  • Marine professionals wishing to develop their knowledge to include the offshore sector
  • Engineers, superintendents and those holding a previous maritime technical qualification or who have previous experience in shipping or the offshore industry who are looking to specialise in the surveying of units used in the offshore sector
  • Experienced ship surveyors, repairers or operators wishing to expand their expertise to cover the offshore industry, as well as those with a keen interest in the business
  • Insurance surveyors, legal and financial representatives working within the offshore industry

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OFFSHORE ENERGY / OIL & GAS

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TANKER MANAGEMENT

Study the design, vetting, chartering, marine and terminal operations for oil, gas and petrochemical vessels

12 months by distance learning

This professional development Diploma covers a broad spread of relevant study modules delivering participants a thorough and detailed knowledge and understanding of the oil, gas and petrochemicals shipping sector and the various legal requirements, operational and technical aspects which make up its complex nature. Any professionals in this sector need to have a deep and integrated understanding of the unique characteristics of oil, gas and petrochemicals shipping and related services, so they can put these into practise successfully. This programme delivers a detailed investigation of a wide range of issues, from vessel design and onboard operations, to terminal operations, vetting and chartering.

For further information, visit: www.lloydsmaritimeacademy.com/ tankermanagement

Course Contents:

  • Introduction to the Oil, Gas and Petrochemicals Shipping Market
  • Vessel design and specification
  • Tanker Management Overview
  • Vessel Safety and Pollution Management
  • Management Standards: Safety, Security, Quality and Environment
  • Auditing and Vetting
  • Cargo Handling and Management
  • Terminal Operations
  • Commercial Management – Chartering
  • Commercial Management – Operations

Ideal for:

  • Shipowners and operators who need a deeper understanding of the complexities of the oil, gas and petrochemicals industry
  • Port and terminal operators requiring a detailed overview of operations and safety for port operations
  • Ship managers requiring an insight into the different management needs of the oil, gas and petrochemicals shipping sector
  • Technical managers and superintendents wanting to increase their knowledge of the oil, gas and petrochemicals industry
  • Naval architects and other associated designers wanting a better understanding of the demands of the oil, gas and petrochemicals industry
  • Auditors, surveyors and vetting professionals needing a more detailed insight into the industry’s legal requirements
  • Brokers and underwriters, risk managers, P&I Club claim handlers and members of the legal profession
  • Consultants, contract and business strategists involved in the sector

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