merger merger

Welcome to your new course portal!

On October 15th, moved to - which means you can now find all your favourite courses right here. Don't worry - you can still do all the things that you could do before.

All you need to do is search.

Show as: Mobile

Oil Production and Processing Facilities - PF-4

Course summary
10 days
Bakersfield, Denver, Dubai, Houston, Kuala Lumpur, London
Open / Scheduled

Course description

The emphasis of this course is on oil production facilities - from the wellhead, to the delivery of a specification crude oil product, to the refinery. Both onshore and offshore facilities are discussed. Produced water treating and water injection systems are also covered. Solution gas handling processes and equipment will be discussed at a relatively high level. In addition to the engineering aspects of oil production facilities, practical operating problems will also be covered, including emulsion treatment, sand handling, dealing with wax and asphaltenes, etc. Exercises requiring calculations are utilized throughout the course. The course intended to complement the G-4 Gas Conditioning and Processing course, focused on the gas handling side of the upstream oil and gas facilities area.

Suitability - Who should attend?

Process/facilities engineers and senior operating personnel involved with the design and operation of oil and produced water processing facilities.

Training Course Content

Reservoir traps, rocks, and drive mechanisms; Phase envelopes and reservoir fluid classification; Well inflow performance; Artificial lift; Gas, oil, and water - composition and properties; Oil gathering systems; Gas-liquid separation; Emulsions; Oil-water separation; Oil treating; Desalting; Oil stabilization and sweetening; Oil storage and vapor recovery; Sand, wax, asphaltenes, and scale; Pipeline transportation of crude oil; Pumps; Produced water treatment; Water injection systems; Solution gas handling

About provider

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...

Read more and show all courses with this provider

Contact info



 Show phone number


Average rating 4.1

Based on 32 reviews

Oil and Gas Professional
Problems were very good at helping learn.
Project Engineer
Instructor knowledge and good slides.
Project Engineer
Good detailed explanation about subjects.
Course rating
Based on 32 reviews
U.K. L&D Report: 2019 - Benchmark Your Workplace Learning Strategy

Are you curious about the L&D strategies of some of the U.K.'s top companies?

Find out what they're up to in's second annual U.K. L&D Report!


Learn more