Oilpatch 101 is a comprehensive overview of business fundamentals for non-technical oil and gas professions, including those in administrative, accounting, marketing, sales and other non-technical roles.

Developed with input from industry experts, this two-day course provides an introduction to Canada’s complex and exciting Oilpatch.


What you will receive

  • Each day, attendees are entered into a draw for a "Canadian Oilfield Atlas" valued at CAD $250, and four draws for the online Atlas valued at CAD $199.
  • Receive a one-year complimentary subscription to one or all of JWN magazines
  • The course fee includes continental breakfast and lunch both days, workbooks, magazines, maps and charts.


Course Outline

  • Introduction to the Oilpatch
  • History of the Canadian Oilpatch
  • Geology & Exploration
  • Land Access
  • Seismic, Drilling & Well Completion

  • Production
  • Unconventional Gas
  • Unconventional Oil
  • Processing
  • Transportation
  • Marketing
  • Sustainability of the Canadian Oilpatch