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MDT International delivers commercial training courses in most major established and emerging global oil and gas hubs: building industry capacity and delivering measurable success for participants and their employers. Since 1992 MDT has worked in partnership with clients ranging from multi-national operators and service companies to energy ministries, regulatory authorities and other government agencies.

CPD Courses and Workshops Available

  • International Business Communication Skills

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    This practical course, which includes realistic exercise and role-play scenarios, will help the candidate improve their international business communication and influencing skills and project a more professional image.

  • Contracts Strategy And Management

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    Developing effective procurement and supply chain management (scm) strategy can make valuable quantifiable contributions to a company’s performance. This practical course shows how to adopt a best-practice model, and outlines the latest thinking in upstream petroleum industry procurement.

  • Auditing In The Exploration And Production Industry

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    This is an intensive training programme designed to improve and enhance the skills of personnel involved in auditing upstream exploration and production activities, concentrating on aspects of auditing that are unique to this industry.

  • Mastering Finance For Non-Financial Oil & Gas Personnel

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    Allows personnel who do not have a financial background to understand the basic principles, theory and practice of financial reporting & analysis as they apply to the oil and gas industry.

  • Negotiation Skills For The Oil And Gas Industry

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    This highly-interactive workshop demonstrates a structured approach to effective negotiating and introduces breakthrough negotiation strategy to achieve results in difficult and complex negotiations.

  • Petroleum Project Economics And Risk Management

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    This highly interactive and scenario-based training programme will enable you to apply a structured approach to project justification, investment appraisal and decision-making in the upstream petroleum business.

  • International Oil And Gas Exploitation Contracts

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    This course draws widely on industry case studies and realistic examples to deliver a broad-based, practical introduction to managing oil and gas exploration, development and production contracts.

  • Petroleum Engineering For Non Engineers

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    This introductory course offers participants a comprehensive understanding of the key technical and commercial aspects of the oil& gas industry. The use of exercises and scenarios ensures excellent audience engagement while at the same time reinforcing the key learning outcomes. Attendees will leave this course with a better grasp of the terminology of the industry and with a broader understanding of the key phases of the field life cycle.

  • Exploration And Production Accounting: Level 1

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    This introductory-level course provides a comprehensive overview of international accounting and finance practices in the e&p industry. It is particularly suitable for finance personnel who are new to the oil and gas industry, or want to gain a broader understanding of oil and gas financial policy, joint venture and cost-control topic areas.

  • Exploration And Production Accounting: Level 2

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    This intermediate-level course will enhance your knowledge of the financial accounting and reporting issues, joint-venture and production-sharing accounting issues and improves your ability to prepare departmental and company-wide e&p budgets and control and analyse the costs incurred.

  • Exploration And Production Accounting: Level 3

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    This is an advanced, highly interactive workshop in which delegates work in small teams to explore and analyse wide-ranging financial scenarios based on the realistic, computer-based simulation of various international exploration and production activities.

  • Leadership And People Management Skills

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    This practical activity-based course is aimed at developing essential leadership and people management skills in people who are relatively new to this demanding role.

  • Advanced Leadership And People Management Skills

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    This practical leadership course will help you achieve your business goals by enhancing your existing people management skills. The course follows on from our leadership and people management skills course.

  • Essential Project Management Skills

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    This hands-on course uses computer simulation to enable you to manage a sample project, gaining first-hand experience of the essential tools and techniques of successful project management.

  • Cost Efficiency & Budgeting In The Oil & Gas Industry

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    This highly interactive course aims to show how to improve value and cash flow in a low oil price environment. Using industry based case studies it will help participants to build credible budgets, identify practical cost management actions, understand the impact of decisions on operational performance and put in place tracking systems to measure success.

  • Introduction to the Oil and Gas Industry

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    This wide-ranging and practical overview covers each key phase of the exploration and production industry. It offers oil and gas professionals the opportunity to gain a technical commercial understanding of the industry fundamentals.

  • Cultural Diversity - Conducting Business in the ME

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    During the one day course vital areas such as the importance of cultural awareness; etiquette; communication; relationship building and traditions; as well as more complex topics such as religion; cross cultural attitudes; language; negotiation skills; agreement building and business practices will be covered. The aim is to provide the knowledge; know-how and confidence to communicate effectively within a multi-cultural environment.

  • Introduction to Decommissioning: Planning to Execution

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    The objective of this course is to provide delegates with an introduction to all the activities involved in decommissioning from early planning preparation and execution; including strategic decisions; to delivering the final project. It is delivered by 3 well-known industry figures with a wealth of direct decommissioning experience covering strategic aspects and project execution at a senior level. Experience and examples from previous decommissioning activities are used throughout to reinforce points and issues. The principles introduced are transferable across all assets and facilities and provide an insight from an Operator’s perspective; hence delivering the most comprehensive introduction to all aspects of the decommissioning process.

  • Introduction to Decommissioning: Planning to Execution

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    The objective of this course is to provide delegates with an introduction to all the activities involved in decommissioning from early planning preparation and execution; including strategic decisions; to delivering the final project. It is delivered by 3 well-known industry figures with a wealth of direct decommissioning experience covering strategic aspects and project execution at a senior level. Experience and examples from previous decommissioning activities are used throughout to reinforce points and issues. The principles introduced are transferable across all assets and facilities and provide an insight from an Operator’s perspective; hence delivering the most comprehensive introduction to all aspects of the decommissioning process.

  • Well Decommissioning: Principles and Practice

    Training Course | MDT International Ltd

    MDT International Ltd

    This course is to provide practicing engineers with the tools to tackle well decommissioning projects or campaigns. The course focuses on engineering best practice and you will learn how industry guidelines are implemented in both planning and execution of decommissioning projects. You will become familiar with associated risks and uncertainties and begin to feel confident about how to manage these in the planning stage as well as dealing with them as they progress to operational phase. The selection of technologies and techniques for a wide range of well scenarios will also form an important part of this comprehensive technical course along with a field abandonment case study exercise.