Available courses

PROCESS TECHNOLOGY

PROCESS TECHNOLOGY is aimed at imparting the students with the knowledge of pressure losses in pipes and fittings, Heat exchangers and their applications in the oil and gas industry. Upon completion of this course, participants should be capable of the following:- to understand all about pumps, heat exchangers, pressure losses, combustion and distillation processes. This course will consist of the following Sections/Modules:

  • Pre-course survey/test
  • Introduction
  • Pressure losses in pipes
  • Pressure losses in nature and fittings
  • Pumps
  • Heat Exchangers
  • Nozzle theory and mass transfer
  • Combustion processes
  • Heat transfer
  • Distillation.
  • Particles fall in liquids cyclones

This course was designed by  Dr. Ngozi Nwogu in collaboration with Engr. Chikwe of FUTO. All staff associated with this course, will act as facilitators for the discussion boards.


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INTRODUCTION TO PETROLEUM GEOPHYSICS

The “Introduction to Petroleum Geophysics” is aimed at imparting knowledge on fundamentals of hydrocarbon resource exploration and development using geophysical methods. A brief introduction of geological and geophysical principles required for the course will be taught. Following this, seismic, gravity, magnetic and borehole geophysics applied to hydrocarbon exploration will be taught. The main focus of the course will be on discussing gravity, magnetic and seismic methods of exploration

  • About the Course
  • Introduction to petroleum geophysics
  • Gravity method
  • Magnetic method
  • well logging
  • Seismic Method

This course was designed by  Dr. Nnaemeka Ohia in collaboration with Dr. Nwogu Ngozi, Engr. Nnanna Okoli, graduate and teaching assistants (TA) of FUTO. All staff associated with this course, including the TAs will act as facilitators for the discussion boards.

PREREQUISITES

None.

TIME COMMITMENT

1 - 2 hours per week.

COURSE DATES

From february, 12th 2019, 01:00 GMT  to May, 26th 2019, 23:30 GMT. This course uses Greenwich Meridian Time (GMT)

GRADING SCHEME

All activities are due to be completed by May, 26th 2019, 22:30 GMT. You'll be graded on weekly activities (100% weight in final score) You need to score 70% or higher to pass the course and receive a certificate. You can check your progress by selecting the "Progress" tab

 

Important: Check that your FULL NAME is correct as that's the name that will appear in the certificate you may earn.

FAQ

Please, check Students FAQs. If you cannot find the answer you're looking for, please contact the Course Staff by posting your question in the Discussion Forum tab.


ACEFUELS: No

INTRODUCTION TO BASIC WELL LOGGING

This Course, "Basic Well Logging” is aimed at providing the learners the basic knowledge of Well Logging principles, and a series of techniques that will be of real practical value to petrophysicists in their day-to-day jobs. You will be taught the processes of determining the properties of the formation Insitu with logs. We would begin this course with a simple Pre-Introductory quiz, and then we will go into the course proper. We will look into: Introduction to well logging: Overview and definition, history, advantages and limitations, after which we would look into the classification of logs, acquisition and processing of logs, and interpretation of logs. In summary, this course will consist of the following Sections/Modules:

  • Test & Assignment

    This course was designed by  Dr. Nnaemeka Ohia, he will act as a facilitator for the discussion boards.

 


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DRILLING TECHNOLOGY II

This Course, "Drilling Technology II” is aimed at providing the learners the basic knowledge of Pressure control and blowout prevention in offshore and onshore drilling. You will be taught the different well control pressure methods needed to keep a well in safe condition. We would begin this course with a simple Pre-Introductory quiz, and then we will go into the course proper. We will look into: Introduction to Well Control: Overview and definition, importance of oil well control and possible hazards, after which we would look at the Fundamental Principles, Concepts, and Terminologies in Well Control. Later on, we'll look at Well control Procedures and equipments, then we'll look at Cementing. In summary, this course will consist of the following Sections/Modules:

  • Test & Assignment

This course was designed by  Dr. Nnaemeka Ohia and he will act as a facilitator for the discussion boards.

PREREQUISITES

None

COURSE DATES

From November 2019 to APRIL 26th 2020. 01:00 GMT. This course uses Greenwich Meridian Time (GMT)

GRADING SCHEME

You'll be graded on weekly activities (100% weight in final score) You need to score 80% or higher to pass the course and receive a certificate. You can check your progress by selecting the "Progress" tab

Important: Learners need to view the courses on a laptop for best results and if you intend to use your mobile phone, ensure you download the "articulate" mobile app. Download the "articulate mobile player app." at google play store (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=air.com.articulate.articulatemobileplayer)

Check that your FULL NAME is correct as that's the name that will appear in the certificate you may earn.

FAQ

Please, check Students FAQs. If you cannot find the answer you're looking for, please contact the Course Staff by posting your question in the Discussion Forum tab.


ACEFUELS: No

New features

This Course is prepared to showcase the new features of OYLex learning platform to Course owners only.

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Petroleum Bulk Storage HSE Training (Advanced)

The course is designed to help the participants  have understanding and ability to provide basic first aid in the event of an emergency and to be able to coordinate evacuation and use the equipment in place to fight fires.

ACEFUELS: No

NATURAL GAS SAFETY & OPERATIONS INTEGRITY COURSE (INTERMIDIATE)

To have an understanding of natural gas and its properties.
To have basic knowledge of the properties of natural gas, how it is stored, transported and possible hazards that may be encountered with industrial use.
Finally, employees will be prepared to handle emergency situations.


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NATURAL GAS SAFETY & OPERATIONS INTEGRITY COURSE (BASIC)

To have an understanding of natural gas and its properties.
To have basic knowledge of the properties of natural gas, how it is stored, transported and possible hazards that may be encountered with industrial use.
Finally, employees will be prepared to handle emergency situations

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PRODUCT HAULAGE (BASIC)

To have an understanding and how to identify hazards involved with trucking Petroleum Products from Bulk storage to customer locations.
To have an understanding of loading and offloading procedure

To understand truck requirements, maintenance and emergency management.


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NATURAL GAS SAFETY AND OPERATION INTEGRITY COURSE (ADVANCED)

To have an understanding of natural gas and its properties.
To have basic knowledge of the properties of natural gas, how it is stored, transported and possible hazards that may be encountered with industrial use.
Finally, employees will be prepared to handle emergency situations.


ACEFUELS: No

LOBE BLENDING AND REFINING PLANTS (BASIC)

Have a good understanding and properties of base oils and lubricant additives.
Be familiarized with the design and operations of the facility, product testing and quality assurance.
Be trained to have full understanding of HSSE fundamentals such as housekeeping and emergency response and evacuation.


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RAETAIL OUTLET HSE TRAINING (ADVANCED)

Advanced and specialized awareness for managers and field supervisors of petroleum retail outlets.
To understand the required basic managerial skills.
To understand the basics of first aid in the event of an emergency.
To understand and acquire the ability to coordinate evacuation and use the available equipment to fight fires.

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RAETAIL OUTLET HSE TRAINING (BASIC)

To acquire the foundational knowledge for all operators and managers of petroleum retail outlets.
To understand the HSSE fundamentals.
To understand the day-to-day operations of a petroleum retail outlet and the associated hazards.
To get the full knowledge and also understand the necessary responds in the event of a spill, fire and security incidents

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BULK PLANTS (SPECIALIZED)

This course provides the participants with the  the knowledge required to identify hazards involved with filling Cylinders with LPG and transporting them to customer locations.
Have an understanding of the hazards associated with carrying out the processes and be equipped with the skills required to react in the event of an emergency.
Finally, retailers would also be trained on Cylinder standards and types, installation, maintenance and disposal.

ACEFUELS: No

LPG FOUNDATION COURSE

At the end of the courses, participants are expected to :
To acquire the knowledge required to understand the hazards and controls that are associated with LPG when dealing with the delivery, storage and dispensing of the product.
To understand and have the knowledge necessary to respond to emergency situations.



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PETROLEUM BULK STORAGE HSE TRANING (BASIC)

This is a foundational course designed to provide an insight on the  various risks associated with petroleum bulk storage. The participants are expected at the end of the training to be aware of the  petroleum products stored in bulk and how to take safety actions in case of emergency 

ACEFUELS: No

INTRODUCTION TO OFFSHORE OPERATIONS AND TECHNOLOGY (MODULE 5)

This book covers the entire length and breadth of offshore operations, especially regarding oil & gas exploration and production. The authors patiently went from offshore exploration, through field development to production operations and maintenance. The review questions after every chapter will help the students to test their understanding of the topics covered. This book is coming at a good time in Nigeria when the majority of exploration and development efforts are shifting to deeper horizons and offshore prospects. It is also a good reference material for practicing engineers and geo-scientists who wish to improve their multi-disciplinary knowledge to improve integrative business outcomes

ACEFUELS: No

INTRODUCTION TO OFFSHORE OPERATIONS AND TECHNOLOGY (MODULE 4)

This book covers the entire length and breadth of offshore operations, especially regarding oil & gas exploration and production. The authors patiently went from offshore exploration, through field development to production operations and maintenance. The review questions after every chapter will help the students to test their understanding of the topics covered. This book is coming at a good time in Nigeria when the majority of exploration and development efforts are shifting to deeper horizons and offshore prospects. It is also a good reference material for practicing engineers and geo-scientists who wish to improve their multi-disciplinary knowledge to improve integrative business outcomes

ACEFUELS: No

INTRODUCTION TO OFFSHORE OPERATIONS AND TECHNOLOGY (MODULE 3)

This book covers the entire length and breadth of offshore operations, especially regarding oil & gas exploration and production. The authors patiently went from offshore exploration, through field development to production operations and maintenance. The review questions after every chapter will help the students to test their understanding of the topics covered. This book is coming at a good time in Nigeria when the majority of exploration and development efforts are shifting to deeper horizons and offshore prospects. It is also a good reference material for practicing engineers and geo-scientists who wish to improve their multi-disciplinary knowledge to improve integrative business outcomes

ACEFUELS: No

INTRODUCTION TO OFFSHORE OPERATIONS AND TECHNOLOGY (MODULE 2)

This book covers the entire length and breadth of offshore operations, especially regarding oil & gas exploration and production. The authors patiently went from offshore exploration, through field development to production operations and maintenance. The review questions after every chapter will help the students to test their understanding of the topics covered. This book is coming at a good time in Nigeria when the majority of exploration and development efforts are shifting to deeper horizons and offshore prospects. It is also a good reference material for practicing engineers and geo-scientists who wish to improve their multi-disciplinary knowledge to improve integrative business outcomes.

ACEFUELS: No

INTRODUCTION TO OFFSHORE OPERATIONS AND TECHNOLOGY (MODULE 1)

This book covers the entire length and breadth of offshore operations, especially regarding oil & gas exploration and production. The authors patiently went from offshore exploration, through field development to production operations and maintenance. The review questions after every chapter will help the students to test their understanding of the topics covered. This book is coming at a good time in Nigeria when the majority of exploration and development efforts are shifting to deeper horizons and offshore prospects. It is also a good reference material for practicing engineers and geo-scientists who wish to improve their multi-disciplinary knowledge to improve integrative business outcomes.

ACEFUELS: No

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