Intro to Petroleum Industry

Introduction to the Petroleum Industry Extension Certificate

Classroom and Online

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Gain a broad understanding of the petroleum industry as a whole, as well as the legal, environmental and regulatory aspects involved.

Benefits

  • Prepare to take MRU’s Land Administration Extension Certificates
  • Acquire a general overview of the oil and gas industry to complement your professional role

Program Format

  • Complete the 4 required courses (126 hours)
  • Can be completed within 1 semester up to a maximum of 5 years

Course Materials
Available at the BookStore for an additional cost.

INTRODUCTION TO THE PETROLEUM INDUSTRY SCHEDULE

Required Courses
Fall '15
(Sep.-Dec)
Winter 2016
(Jan.-Apr.)
Spring '16
(May-Jun.)
The Petroleum Industry: An Integrated Approach CL+OL CL+OL OL
- OR - CAPPA, Level 1 CL+OL CL+OL OL
Land Concepts CL+OL CL+OL OL
Legal Concepts CL+OL CL+OL OL
Environmental Regulations CL+OL CL+OL OL
CL=Classroom OL=Online (Choose one or the other for each course.)
The above schedule is subject to change.
Courses start on various dates within each semester.Fall schedule and registration available in June. Winter schedule and registration available in November. Spring/Summer schedule and registration available in March.

Required Courses

These courses are the prerequisites to all other certificate courses.

The Petroleum Industry: An Integrated Approach
From exploration to production, this course introduces the petroleum industry, its terminology and applications.
Note: CAPPA Level 1 may be taken instead. Online course must be completed within dates below.

Subject code: XPLA 20001 45 Hours. Fee: $550  
CRN 50118 Online May 1-Jun. 30    

Challenge Exam: The Petroleum Industry: An Integrated Approach
Available to those with 5+ years industry experience that includes specific course content. Pass mark is C. This challenge exam may only be taken once. Materials are optional. Exam must be scheduled and written within 4 weeks of registration date. For more information please email cescience@mtroyal.ca 
Exam Materials: A Stratigraphic Correlation Chart may be brought and used for this exam. Available at the MRU BookStore.

Subject code: XPLA 20001 3 Hours. Fee: $275  
CRN 30159
Independent Study
Exam
Jan. 2-Apr. 14 registration
Register at any time during these dates. You have 4 weeks from registration date to write the exam.
CRN 50232

Independent Study
Exam

May 2-Jun. 30 registration
Register at any time during these dates.  You have 4 weeks from registration date to write the exam.


Environmental Regulations
Examine how federal and provincial compliance issues are dealt with in day-to-day land administration activities.

Subject code: XPLA 20101 36 Hours. Fee: $550  
CRN 50299
Online May 1-Jun. 30    

Land Concepts
Review legal aspects of land ownership in Alberta. Learn the fundamental principles of land titles and property law while gaining a deeper understanding of industry practices.

Subject code: XPLA 20006 24 Hours. Fee: $350  
CRN 50124
Online Jun. 1-30    

Legal Concepts
Explore contract law and common agreements in the petroleum industry. Follow industry best practices while learning the fundamental principles of land contracts.
Course materials: available at the BookStore for an additional fee.

Subject code: XPLA 20007 21 Hours. Fee: $350  
CRN 50125
Online May 1-30    

 


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Contact us

For information about this program:
cescience@mtroyal.ca
403.440.5012 or 1.888.392.3655
Mount Royal University, 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary AB T3E 6K6

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