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Course Description

This course describes how oil is transported from the wellsite to a centralized facility (called a battery) through a gathering system of pipelines. Learn about the components of typical batteries and the importance of proper production accounting. Discover the purpose and operation of Lease Automatic Custody Transfer equipment for the delivery of processed oil to a pipeline.

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Learner Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe oilfield and battery operations, including water cleanup and disposal
  • Describe wellsite and gathering systems
  • Explain the purpose of a Lease Automatic Custody Transfer (LACT) unit
  • Describe battery operations and water disposal
  • Discuss production accounting
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Section Title
Oil Processes and Facilities - Oilfield/Battery Operations
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Feb 01, 2022 to Mar 07, 2022
Contact Hours
15.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $225.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)  
Drop Request Deadline
Dec 11, 2021 to Feb 09, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Dec 11, 2021 to Feb 09, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Feb 10, 2022 to Feb 24, 2022
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Section Notes
Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Section Title
Oil Processes and Facilities - Oilfield/Battery Operations
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Mar 07, 2022 to Apr 10, 2022
Contact Hours
15.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $225.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)  
Drop Request Deadline
Dec 11, 2021 to Mar 15, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Dec 11, 2021 to Mar 15, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Mar 16, 2022 to Mar 30, 2022
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Section Notes
Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Section Title
Oil Processes and Facilities - Oilfield/Battery Operations
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
May 01, 2022 to Jun 04, 2022
Contact Hours
15.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $225.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)  
Drop Request Deadline
Dec 11, 2021 to May 09, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Dec 11, 2021 to May 09, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
May 10, 2022 to May 24, 2022
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Section Notes
Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course.
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