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Online and distance-learning courses

The EI's suite of online and distance learning courses in oil and gas is perfect for busy professionals who prefer to learn part-time and at their own pace.

Online training courses

The EI's online training provision in oil and gas covers topics in drilling technology, well intervention, petroleum production and subsea operation. Courses can be completed individually, while completion of our full online course provision can be considered equivalent to two years' higher education. View full list of courses.








Certificates in oil and gas (via distance learning)

Level 1: Introduction level certificate in oil and gas - this course is designed for professionals with limited previous working experience in the industry (20 separate units – 2 to 3 hours of distance learning time, at participants own pace to complete each unit).

Level 2: Intermediate level certificate – Oil and gas industry insight for career development - this course is designed for professionals with existing knowledge of the industry who are looking to broaden their knowledge, and those seeking career development opportunities (4 separate modules – one week of distance learning time at participant's own pace to complete each module).


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