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Introduction to Subsea Engineering

Are you new to subsea? Looking to increase your knowledge of the sector or get up to speed on new developments?

Whether you’re a hungry, new graduate engineer, an ambitious business development executive or a seasoned engineer from another sector, this course will equip you with deeper knowledge of subsea and a recognised certificate on completion.

Subsea UK’s Introduction to Subsea Engineering course is designed to provide an in-depth understanding of the industry which will give you a strong foundation for developing your career.

With a focus on subsea developments, the course is fully developed by industry for industry professionals. It is regularly updated to ensure that the material is relevant and addresses current trends within the sector.

Delivered online by Robert Gordon University, the course has four modules which will extend your knowledge of the sector. The modules are; Introduction to the Oil and Gas Industry; Introduction to Oil and Gas Engineering; Introduction to the Subsea Industry; and Introduction to Subsea Engineering.

Each of the four modules covers relevant industry topics that cover everything you will ever need to know in whatever your chosen field.

Module 1 – Introduction to the Oil and Gas Industry

• Formation of Oil and Gas
• Exploration and Worldwide Production
• History of the North Sea
• Offshore Extraction and Processing
• Transportation and Downstream Processing
• Current Legislation Applicable in the UKCS

Module 2 – Introduction to Oil and Gas Engineering
• Subsurface Engineering
• Drilling and Well Engineering
• Operating Facilities
• Operational Aspects

Module 3 – Introduction to the Subsea Industry

• Subsea Industry
• An Example of Subsea Development
• Future Development for the Industry

Module 4 – Introduction to Subsea Engineering
• Subsea Completions
• Subsea Control Systems
• Flow Assurance
• Pipeline Fundamentals
• Installation of Equipment
• Subsea Production Umbilicals and Power Cables
• Risers and Topsides
• Current and Developing Systems

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IPD - If you are planning to apply for registration this course may help provide you with evidence towards meeting some of the UK SPEC IMechE competence requirements.

CPD - This course can contribute to your CPD and ongoing IMechE reflective learning.