Training Programmes

Tabor Energy Solutions in partnership with Global Talent Exchange and Crystal Expertise Resources Ltd. presents Global Business and Oil and Gas Management Training.

Delivery is by means of residential session of lectures, assignments, syndicate work, presentation, and assessments. Residential sessions hold at Aberdeen Campus or other specialized locations advertised by the course providers. Customised and in-house sessions hold by special arrangements

The faculty comprise eminent commercial contracting experts and senior executives from leading global corporations of oil and gas industry who have extensive international legal, commercial, project and executive leadership experience across many jurisdictions.

Commercial Contracting Programmes

Advanced Commercial Contracting Administration (April & October 2014)

Course Description

This course is designed and delivered by eminent commercial contracting experts from the oil and gas industry who have extensive international, legal, commercial, project and executive leadership experience with leading international oil companies across many jurisdictions. The course impacts high-level contracting competencies that are most relevant to the industry today.

Course content will include:

  • Commercial contracting landscape and opportunities
  • The fundamentals of Contracting and Procurement
  • The Contracting & Procurement Process
  • Critical Success Factors for Contract Management
  • Contract Strategy
  • Pre-tendering, Tendering and Market Approach
  • Cost analysis and estimating
  • Bid evaluation, proposal and Selection
  • Best Practice in Contract Completion and Close-out
  • Post Award Contract Management & Monitoring
  • Claims & Disputes Prevention and Management

Mode of Delivery

Classroom/practical activities and assessment

Target Audience

This course is for Contract Specialists and all Personnel involved in the contracting process.

Dates

28 April – 6 May 2014
27 Oct – 4 Nov, 2014

Location

Global Commercial &
Legal Solutions Academy
CoG Convention Centre
Aberdeen, UK

Effective Materials Management (August 2014)

Course Description

This course provides the techniques and principles for providing better service for development and production onshore/offshore operations, reducing stock outs and surplus materials and maximizing the return on investment for inventory.

Course content will include:

  • Best practice to identify customer and organisation needs and
    requirement.
  • How to provide better customer service for long lead or critical
    materials and spare parts essential to the success of any business or
    field operations or offshore platform.
  • How to establish the best methods of inventory analysis and create
    performance measures for min/max and order point systems, the
    most useful inventory classifi cations, stocking levels and safety stock
    calculations.
  • How the decision to stock can be made more effectively to avoid
    surplus materials.

Mode of Delivery

Classroom/practical activities and assessment

Target Audience:

This course is for contract specialist/personnel who have responsibility for materials, spare parts and supplies needed
to support any business or onshore/offshore production operations.

Date

25 -29 August 2014

Location

Global Commercial &
Legal Solutions Academy
CoG Convention Centre
Aberdeen, UK

Senior Capital Contracting Programme (May & November 2014)

Course Description

The course exposes the key similarities and differences of the legal systems in global contracting, steps to successfully manage disputes and contract performance issues, initiation of a tendering process and what is required in a tender package. Participants will learn how to better manage project construction and legal risks in the contracting process.

Course content will include:

  • The capital/project development process
  • The fundamentals of capital contracting and procurement
  • Advanced Strategies for claims avoidance and management
  • Contracting strategy, market approach, evaluation and award
  • Advanced negotiation concepts and techniques

Mode of Delivery

Classroom/practical activities and assessment

Target Audience:

This training is for personnel involved in all aspects of planning, sourcing, forming and monitoring contracts for the capital and construction projects. This includes senior and experienced project, technical and capital contracts professionals, leaders, project managers, accountants, auditors, government officials and regulators.

Dates

6 – 9 May 2014
4 – 7 Nov. 2014

Location

Global Commercial &
Legal Solutions Academy
CoG Convention Centre
Aberdeen, UK

Fundamentals of International Oil & Gas Law (August 2014)

Course Description

International oil and gas transactions occur within a complex legal environment that limits what petroleum companies, host governments and service companies can do. Oil and gas professionals often lack the broad understanding of what makes up this legal environment and how it can have an impact on their work. This course is designed to give participants an in-depth understanding of the legal fundamentals that make their international transactions work, ranging from the principles that apply to interpreting and enforcing their agreements, to the procedures for resolving their disputes, to addressing interpretational issues posed by common contract provisions, and to avoiding liability under environmental and bribery laws.

Course content will include:

  • Fundamental legal aspects of the oil and gas industry and business
  • Establishing successful legal transaction in the oil and gas industry
  • The role of legal and commercial advisors
  • Identifying confi dently potential legal problems and how to address them
  • How to facilitate the smooth interaction between oil and gas
  • professionals, host government representatives, and their lawyers.

Mode of Delivery

Classroom/practical activities and assessment

Target Audience:

Petroleum managers who deal with international oil and gas legal matters in the course of their business; and legal professionals with little formal, specialized training in oil and gas law, but with intentions to start dealing with international oil and gas law matters.

Dates

25 -29 August 2014

Location

Global Commercial &
Legal Solutions Academy
CoG Convention Centre
Aberdeen, UK

Master Class Commercial Contracting & Procurement (November 2014)

Course Description

This course gives an overview of best practice contracting process, strategic, innovative and sustainable contracting and procurement. The course will also provide Interaction and networking opportunities with global leaders of the contracting and procurement disciplines.

Course content will include:

  • Standard governance and assurance mechanism
  • Successful contract delivery and management
  • Successful project delivery
  • Best Practice in managing suppliers and supplies
  • Successful contracting organizations.

Mode of Delivery

Classroom

Target Audience:

Chief procurement officers, chief executives and operating officers of companies and government organizations or agencies. Highly experienced commercial contracting and procurement leaders and regulators.

Dates

10 – 14 Nov. 2014

Location

Global Commercial &
Legal Solutions Academy
CoG Convention Centre
Aberdeen, UK

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