Oil & Gas Production Technology

The Oil & Gas Production Technology Program offers students core courses related to Process Operations. It is designed to develop technical knowledge regarding gas operations. It also trains students to work safely in the industry and prepares students to develop careers as Production Technicians in the natural gas industry.

The curriculum was developed in partnership with the oil and gas industry; therefore, it provides training that meets this industry's expectations. In addition to developing technical knowledge of gas operations, the industry expects students to develop their communication and team-building skills through this program.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Students will demonstrate effective and knowledgeable communication techniques with peers, employers, supervisors and the public.
  • Students will identify concepts, principals, and operations of oil and gas field equipment develop safety skills in a changing environment.
  • Students will demonstrate problem solving skills.
  • Students will demonstrate health, safety and environmental practices necessary to sustain a well-equipped, safe working environment.​


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