Oil Export Systems Operations

This two day course discusses the operating procedures and the most modern modes of transporting crude oil.

Participants will learn about the various means of transporting crude oil such as pipelines, tankers and land vehicles.

Discussion will also overview the hardware that is located at the crude sending and receiving terminals. Safety, quality control and custody are all important parts of moving crude oil.

  • Agenda
  • Audience
  • Technical Information

Day 1

Export Types

  • Pipelines (land and marine)
  • Marine (tankers, barge)
  • Surface (truck, rail)

On day 1, participants will gain an understanding of types of export systems and their safe operation as found in the oil and gas industry. Discussion will also look at Pipelines, marine transport and on land shipping, their inherent characteristics and the need to manage each in a safe and efficient manner.


Day 2

Export Operation

  • Crude Oil Receiving
  • Off loading facilities
  • Export Operations quality control and Maintenance
  • Safety and Regulatory compliance
  • Environmental concerns

On day 2, participants will learn about oil export equipment located at the exporting and receiving facilities.  Aspects of storage, pumping metering, monitoring, and quality control will be discussed. The fact the movement of crude oil must be done in a safe manner to protect the workers, public and the environment will also be reviewed.

This course is mainly targeted to process technicians, process technologists, and maintenance personnel. The course can also be applicable to employees working with equipment and materials purchasing, equipment procurement, job planning as well as immediate supervisors to the working technicians.

Discipline:    Process operations

Delivery type:   Classroom

Provider:    TPL

Possible Instructors: Fully qualified and certified TPL instructor with a minimum of 15 years instructor experience to international delegates in client or offsite locations.

Level:    Skill

Course Version:      0

Length:       2 days

Skills Needed to
Take Course (pre-requisites):
    Participants should have some recent exposure to oil and gas facility terminology.