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Lifecycle of Oil and Natural Gas

Lifecycle ​of Oil and Natural Gas​

The Lifecycle of Oil and Natural Gas Certificate is designed to educate professionals within the energy industry and those on the periphery, about the complete lifecycle of oil and natural gas resources. Topics explore everything from geology to accessing land, drilling and completions, upstream marketing and managing risk. The goal of the course is to provide a high level of understanding of the multiple processes, technologies and components used by geologists and engineers to find and produce fossil fuels, as well as gain a basic understanding of land, financing, marketing, regulatory requirements and government/public relations.

Why enroll?

- Gain a strong understanding of the multiple processes, technologies, and components used by geologists and engineers to find and produce fossil fuels.

 - Study the relationships between land, finance, marketing, and governmental and public relations.

 - Learn from experts about key areas such as land and surface issues drilling, upstream marketing, and risk management.

 - Participate in an extensive oil rig tour and an energy exploration game that challenges you to prepare an investment strategy, lease land, acquire permits, drill and produce.

Course date and time: The class meets once a week from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Thursdays, beginning April 3 to May 8, 2014

Course location: CU Denver Business School Building, Room 3300, 1475 Lawrence St. Denver, CO 80202

About the course: There are no prerequisites to register. The course includes seven, 3 hour classes plus a drilling rig tour.

Instructor: Lisa Hamil Roy, CPL

Certificate program fee: $1,500 per student

Registration details and deadlines: Register by Monday, March 17, 2014 for the April course. Limited seats available.

Presented in partnership with the Denver Petroleum Club and Global Energy Management Program at the CU Denver Business School.

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