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Decommissioning Awareness Training

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2018 Course Dates:

Cost per delegate

EI member

  • £1250 + VAT 

Non EI member

  • £1450 + VAT

A 10% early-bird discount is available on all courses booked two or more months in advance. 

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For more details on any of the training courses please contact Marjan Azodi in the EI training team on:

T: +44 (0)20 7467 7155


This intensive two-day training course will provide delegates with a comprehensive understanding of the key aspects of decommissioning. The course will be delivered by Ian Prince who is a recognized expert in the field of decommissioning.

The delegates will have a unique opportunity of discussing and comparing their individual decommissioning requirements both with the trainer and the other delegates 

A key feature of the course will be the opportunity for the delegates to take part in the development of a decommissioning strategy and plan for a typical field.

Key benefits of the Energy Institute’s Decommissioning training:

  • Highly interactive learning approach
  • Real life team exercises
  • Clear understanding of decommissioning issues and challenges
  • Open discussion to share best practice
  • Hands on case studies from trainer’s extensive experience

Key objectives:

The course will be an interactive 2-day master – class training that will bring together decommissioning professionals from the Oil and Gas Industry.

The focus will be on covering all the key aspects of decommissioning taking note of lessons learnt from actual projects.

Delegates will participate in the development of a decommissioning strategy and plan for a ‘typical’ field.

In addition, there will be the added benefit for delegates to network with other professionals within the group

Who is the training for?

Anyone associated with the business of decommissioning who wants a broad-based introduction or to enhance current knowledge as presented by a recognised expert on the subject.

Key Topics Covered:

  • The key components of decommissioning
  • The North Sea decommissioning market and timing
  • Regulatory issues
  • Decommissioning strategies
  • Comparative assessment
  • End of field life
  • Phasing and timing of decommissioning
  • Challenges and identification of key risks
  • Cessation of production
  • Well abandonment
  • Offshore preparatory work
  • Sub-sea
  • Removal and disposal of the offshore facility
  • High level cost estimate and schedule for a typical field