Introduction to the Energy Industry

You will gain an understanding of the energy and industry from Supply Chain and its stakeholders to Hydrocarbon Resource Formation and extraction

Admissions ongoing

About This Course

This course will introduce you to the current production and utilization of energy, and the consequences of this use, examining finite fossil energy reserves, how food and energy are linked, impacts on the environment and climate as well as the importance of creating a sustainable energy future.

You will be taught by Mr Lloyd who has an MBA from Warwick Business School in the UK and is a Chartered Energy Engineer, Chartered Naval Architect and Chartered Marine Engineer. He has over 12 years of experience in the oil & gas industry, working in Europe and Africa.

What you will learn

  • The Energy Supply Chain & the Petroleum Industry
  • Upstream Activities and Conventional Oil
  • Natural Gas, Non-Conventional & Midstream
  • Refining, Petroleum Products & Downstream
  • Trading, Alternatives & Sustainability

Who should sudy this course

Introduction to the energy industry is designed for:

  • regulators and government officials
  • Energy industry professionals new to the industry
  • Non professionals enthusiastic about the energy industry. 

What our students say

Meet the team

Christopher Robert Lloyd
Facilitator

Irene Kawala
Director, Corporate Academy
i.kawala@virtualuni.ac.ug
+256 759 793 968

Haula Bayigga
Coordinator, School of Energy and Natural Resources
h.bayigga@virtualuni.ac.ug
+256 703 910 168

  • Duration:

1 week

  • Mode of Delivery:

Online or Face to face

  • Cost:

USD 400 – Uganda
USD 600 – International
USD 800 – Organistions

  • Email :
corporate@virtualuni.ac.ug
  • Phone :

+256 700 518 378

Memberships and Affiliations

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