Oil & Gas Industry Training Courses

Advanced Petroleum Production Operations Program TRAINING COURSES
SCHEDULE: FALL 2015

These 1-day training courses are designed for anyone currently employed in the industry who wants to acquire knowledge and improve skills. With the exception of the Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Theory of Line Locating class, our oil & gas industry training courses are offered EVERY THURSDAY, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., with one-hour break for lunch (on your own).  All classes are held at the School of Energy at 800 S. Hutton.

Cost for each course includes San Juan College tuition & fees, and a materials fee. Billing questions can be answered by Dedi Greenfield at the School of Energy, 327-5705, x241.

Date Oil & Gas Industry Training Course(s) Instructor Location/Time
August 27 ENER 130 Introduction to Oil & Gas Jerry SOE/8:00-3:00
September 3 ENER 112 Introduction to Wellhead Jerry SOE/8:00-3:00
September 4 LSOP 230 Theory of Line Locating Renee Rivera-Carrillo SOE/8:00-4:00
September 8 ENER 112 9/8-9/11 Introduction to Wellhead, Evening Class Tuesday-Friday, 6:00PM-8:15PM Ken SOE/6:00-8:15
September 10 ENER 121 Introduction to Automation Jerry SOE/8:00-3:00
September 14 ENER 117 9/14-9/17 Introduction to Pumping Unit, Evening Class Monday-Thursday, 6:00PM-8:15PM Ken SOE/6:00-8:15
September 17 ENER 117 Introduction to Pumping Unit Ralph SOE/8:00-3:00
September 18 LSOP 230 Theory of Line Locating Renee Rivera-Carrillo SOE/8:00-4:00
September 24 ENER 118 Introduction to Gas Lift Jerry & Ralph, CR #222 SOE/8:00-3:00
October 1 ENER 116 Introduction to Plunger Lift Ken SOE/8:00-3:00
October 2 LSOP 230 Theory of Line Locating Renee Rivera-Carrillo SOE/8:00-4:00
October 8 ENER 251 Production Chemicals Jerry SOE/8:00-3:00
October 9 ENER 131 Basic Electrical Theory Randy SOE/8:00-3:00
October 10 ENER 131 Basic Electrical Theory Ralph SOE/8:00-3:00
October 15 ENER 141 Introduction to Disposal Well Operations Jerry SOE/8:00-3:00
October 16 ENER 132 Basic Engine Theory Randy SOE/8:00-3:00
October 16 LSOP 230 Theory of Line Locating Renee Rivera-Carrillo SOE/8:00-4:00
October 17 ENER 132 Basic Engine Theory Ralph SOE/8:00-3:00
October 22 ENER 119 Introduction to Gas Measurement Jerry SOE/8:00-3:00
October 23 ENER 133 Compressor Valves Ken SOE/8:00-3:00
October 24 ENER 133 Compressor Valves Ralph SOE/8:00-3:00
October 29 ENER 219 Wellsite Motor Vales and Controllers (pre 113) Jerry SOE/8:00-3:00
October 30 ENER 134 Using A Multimeter Randy SOE/8:00-3:00
October 31 ENER 134 Using A Multimeter Ralph SOE/8:00-3:00
November 5 ENER 220 Wellsite Pressure and Temperature (pre 113) Jerry SOE/8:00-3:00
November 6 ENER 120 Introduction to Dehydration Ken SOE/8:00-3:00
November 6 LSOP 230 Theory of Line Locating Renee Rivera-Carrillo SOE/8:00-4:00
November 7 ENER 120 Introduction to Dehydration Ralph SOE/8:00-3:00
November 12 ENER 216 Advanced Liquid & Gas Measurement (pre119) Jerry SOE/8:00-3:00
November 13 ENER 138 Rotary Compressor Concepts Randy SOE/8:00-3:00
November 14 ENER 138 Rotary Compressor Concepts Ralph SOE/8:00-3:00
November 19 ENER 218 Gas Measurement and Witnessing Jerry SOE/8:00-3:00
November 20 ENER 139 Shaft Alignment Randy SOE/8:00-3:00
November 20 LSOP 230 Theory of Line Locating Renee Rivera-Carrillo SOE/8:00-4:00
November 21 ENER 139 Shaft Alignment Ralph SOE/8:00-3:00
November 26 No Class - Happy Thanksgiving
December 3 ENER 122 Introduction to Compression Ralph SOE/8:00-3:00
December 4 ENER 214 Why we use Compression Ken SOE/8:00-3:00
December 4 LSOP 230 Theory of Line Locating Renee Rivera-Carrillo SOE/8:00-4:00
December 5 ENER 214 Why we use Compression Ralph SOE/8:00-3:00
December 10 ENER 217 Introduction to Cathodic Protection Jerry SOE/8:00-3:00
December 11 ENER 299 Hydrocarbon Awareness-Process Safety Jerry SOE/8:00-3:00
December 12 ENER 299 Hydrocarbon Awareness-Process Safety Ralph SOE/8:00-3:00
December 17 ENER 135 Emissions, Detection, Analysis, and Control Randy SOE/8:00-3:00
December 18 ENER 251 Energy Industry Economics Ken SOE/8:00-3:00
December 18 LSOP 230 Theory of Line Locating Renee Rivera-Carrillo SOE/8:00-4:00
December 19 ENER 251 Energy Industry Economics Ralph SOE/8:00-3:00

Register for classes by calling the School of Energy, 327-5705.

Provide employees’ names; course title and section number (e.g. ENER 299-217), and date from the schedule below; and a contact phone number in case the class is cancelled or the locations is changed and we need to contact you. Quick Applications and billing paperwork will be completed in class.

  • Please enroll 2 business days in advance if at all possible.
  • Maximum of 16 students per class. Supervisors welcome.
  • All classes at 800 S. Hutton.
  • All Friday Line Locating classes meet from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the School of Energy, 800 S. Hutton, Farmington, NM 87401.
  • Students may earn 0.5 college credits per course toward a certificate/degree.

Please refer to the Oil & Gas Industry Catalog of Courses for course descriptions.

Call the School of Energy @ (505) 327-5705 to register and/or for more information.


For more information, please call School of Energy at 505-327-5705. Or send an email to Carmen King .