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Evaluation of Oil & Gas Properties for Financial & Legal Professionals

This complete 5-day course is designed for financial and legal professionals in oil & gas and introduces the foundational components and techniques of evaluating global oil and gas properties.

Course Details

  • Category : Reserves Evaluations
  • Length : 5 days
  • Primary Instructor:
    Cameron Six
  • Price: $2,730 CAD


This complete 5-day course presents the foundational components and techniques of evaluating global oil and gas properties. By the end of this course, participants will fully understand the evaluation process, where to source the appropriate data, how to evaluate an oil and gas property, how to interpret evaluations done by others and, ultimately, how to make sound investment decisions. The course lecture material is supported by a number of workshop exercises.  The course will be delivered virtually (using Microsoft Teams) in its entirety; but there will be lots of time for questions from students.  Class will run from 8:30-16:00 each day with a half day on Friday.  All students will be provided with the full set of presentation slides.

Designed for

This course has a financial focus related to the use of evaluations and is designed for accountants, legal professionals, business development, investment analysts interested in understanding the process and results of evaluating oil and gas properties.


This course includes practical insights for evaluating wells, groups of wells, properties and companies. Topics include:

  • Introduction to petroleum geology
  • Drilling, completions, and production overview
  • Definition of reserves and resources
  • Capital and operating costs
  • Estimating reserves
  • Profitability indices
  • Income tax
  • Oil, gas and product prices
  • Interests and royalties
  • Type curve overview
  • Canadian oil sands
  • Uses of evaluations

Course Instructors

  • Cameron SixP.Eng.

    Senior Petroleum Engineer

  • Alexander MinevM.Sc., P.Geol.

    Senior Geologist

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Available Course Dates

Start DateEnd DateLead InstructorLocationPriceRegistration
April 25, 2022April 29, 2022 Cameron SixCalgary, AB $2,730 CAD Register Now >

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