Certificate Courses At Victoria University That Will Improve Your Chances Of Working In Uganda’s Oil And Gas Industry

You don’t have to have high end degrees to be able to work in the recrutive oil and gas industry. All you need is quality education and training. Victoria University is offering this kind of training in Uganda.

As the country prepares to harvest over 5.6 billion barrels of crude in the albertine graben, Victoria University has lined up the following certificate courses which Ugandans can study to increase their knowledge of the extractives industry.

The course units will be delivered in form of presentations by oil and gas experts, videos, and interactive question and answer sessions.

The certificate in oil and gas is a gateway to employment opportunities in Uganda's oil and gas sector and for furthering your studies in this vibrant industry.

Certificate in Supply Chain and Logistic Management

This course focuses on an overview of oil and gas logistics and procurement management in organizations based on the concept of supply chain management (SCM). The course is designed to prepare participants to apply concepts, strategies, and information technology in supply chain management in oil and gas industry.

This course is suitable for people working or want to work as oil and gas procurement specialists; logistics & sourcing specialists; category managers; supply chain managers; stock analysts; and material specialists among others.

Certificate in Oil & Gas Health, Safety & Environmental Management

This course gives an introduction to the health, safety and environmental challenges encountered in the oil and gas industry. It provides an insight into the main drivers of the regulatory framework that govern compliance in this sector and their importance in protecting people, assets and the environment.

The training provides a broader understanding of environmental, health and safety issues to professionals in the oil and gas industry; newcomers to the industry; and non-technical personnel from other sectors with little or no knowledge of the Oil and Gas industry.

This course is suitable for project managers; project supervisors; Employee representatives; newly appointed health and safety advisers in oil and gas companies, students seeking to jump start their careers in environmental management, health and safety in the petroleum industry; researchers; and Project Economists/Analysts.

Certificate in Oil & Gas Project Management

The certificate in oil and gas management aims to give students a thorough understanding of the fundamentals of project management as it relates to the dynamic oil, gas and energy industries.

This interactive course will equip participants with the skills and knowledge to deliver successful projects, within budget, to deadline and of sound business value.

Case studies on upstream and downstream projects will provide you with real-life examples of best strategic practices in project management. You will take these back to the office or workplace and use them in your daily work to overcome the short-term challenges and boost your organizations performance.

A good understanding of Oil and Gas Project Management will enable learners to practice and carry out field essential project planning and execution. This course is suitable for individuals working in the oil and gas industry seeking a greater understanding of the fundamentals in the global oil and gas industry.

Certificate in Oil & Gas Law

The Certificate in Oil & Gas Law is a comprehensive program that is ideal for those who wish to broaden their understanding of the legal and commercial fundamentals of the oil and gas industry. This course will enable participants to gain an insight into the key principles that regulate oil and gas activities.

At the end of the course, participants will be able to gain knowledge on oil & gas legal frameworks; review petroleum contract structures that governments and oil companies use to grant petroleum rights and govern petroleum activities; Analyze key petroleum agreements relating to exploration, development and marketing of oil and gas; Fast-track understanding of the oil and gas value chain; demonstrate an understanding of the domestic legal regimes among others

Certificate in Oil and Gas

The Oil & Gas Certificate (O&G) is a 6 week course designed to provide you with a well-rounded, global understanding of the ever-changing oil and gas industry.

It is developed and delivered by experts trained in all aspects of the oil and gas industry. The course units will be delivered in form of presentations by oil and gas experts, videos, and interactive question and answer sessions.

The certificate in oil and gas is a gateway to employment opportunities in Uganda's oil and gas sector and for furthering your studies in this vibrant industry.

Qualifications required

Victoria University partnered with the Institute for Public-Private Partnerships (IP3) to deliver these certificate courses. The minimum entry requirement to all certificate courses in oil and gas is 2 Principal passes from A'Level or a Diploma from a recognised institution. Possessors of a recognised university degree have an added advantage.

The minimum entry requirement to all certificates in oil and gas is 2 Principal passes from A'Level or a Diploma from a recognised institution. Possessors of a recognised university degree have an added advantage.

These courses are targeting individuals working in the oil and gas industry who seek a greater understanding of the fundamentals in the global oil and gas business. Also targeted are professionals making the transition from technical roles to managerial positions, where a broader knowledge of the business is essential for their career advancement.

New employees and support staff of the oil and gas companies wanting to gain a broader understanding of the various aspects of oil and gas sector. Business students studying the oil and gas industry and looking for a comprehensive global learning experience.

 

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