25 Jan, 2013

NEWS: Newest operators welcomed to Alliance – BHP Billiton and Oman Oil Company

As the PetroSkills Alliance continues to expand geographically, we are proud to welcome the two newest operating companies, BHP Billiton and Oman Oil Co.

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1 Jan, 2013

PetroSkills offers 14 new courses for 2013.

PetroSkills has announced that 14 new courses will be available worldwide, for public and in-house instruction, in 2013. The new courses add to the catalog of courses already available in disciplines including Geology, Refining, Instrumentation, Gas Processing, Project Management, Professional Development, and Data Management...

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1 Jan, 2013

Come see us at these conventions in 2013.

PetroSkills will be attending the following conferences in 2013. As always, these events give us a wonderful opportunity way to speak with industry professionals, hear feedback, discuss solutions, network, and identify the best ways to work together to improve competency for you and your organization.

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19 Dec, 2012

NEWS: Weatherford Intl. adds service company experience to Alliance

PetroSkills is pleased to welcome Weatherford International, the newest oilfield service company to join the PetroSkills Alliance.

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3 Dec, 2012

PetroSkills Acquires John M. Campbell & Company

PetroSkills announced today that it has acquired the training and consulting businesses of John M. Campbell & Company (JMC) of Norman, Oklahoma. PetroSkills and JMC are both members of the PetroSkills Alliance, the leading training alliance for the international petroleum industry with 25 industry members.

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3 Dec, 2012

NEWS: Latest industry training program drills deep to reduce accidents & boost retention, especially among entry-level drilling ops employees

KATY, Texas, USA (3 December, 2012). The facts are disturbing: ACCIDENTS: In 2011, the largest percentage of drilling operator fatalities occurred among workers with 1-5 years of service, with most victims being floormen (IADC). RETENTION: “We’ve seen floorhand turnover as high as 74 percent, with 26 percent of those leaving within the first 30 days,” said a drilling operator spokesperson in a 2012 Drilling Contractor magazine article. To help reverse these alarming statistics, PetroSkills now offers drilling contractors the industry’s broadest, most in-depth training targeted to onshore and offshore workers.

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