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Petroleum Engineering Technology (PET)

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2 Year (6 Semesters)
$33,800.00* ‡

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Domestic Students
*Includes 4 semesters of tuition, books and materials, and application fee of $90. Subject to change.


This program tackles challenges in production, processing, and logistics that are common in petroleum sector and prepares the students to start his/her career in this field.  Whether you are a recent graduate, seeking a change in your career or interested in occupations associated to Plant Design, Production Analysis or Refinery Technologies, we are confident that with our network of senior Engineers, University and College Professors and dedicated supporting staff, this program can help you achieve your career goals

Graduates would be able to seek careers as:

  • Production Technologist
  • Facilities Technologist
  • Plant Operators
  • Process Operators
  • Field Operations Superintendent
  • Chemical Technicians
  • Maintenance Operator
  • Unit Operator
  • Process Technologist

Co-Op (Work Placement) training occurs after semesters six (6).


Semester 1

PET 2101 - Technical Math for Technicians and Technologist

PET 2102 - Technical Communication I

PET 2103 - Physical Chemistry

PET 2104 - Health, Safety and Environment Studies

PET 2105 - Introduction to Data Management

PET 2106 - Basic Instrumentation

Semester 2

PET 2201 - Technical Math for Technicians and Technologist

PET 2202 - Technical Communication II

PET 2203 - Thermodynamics

PET 2204 - Corrosion Basics

PET 2205 - Mass and Heat Transfer

PET 2206 - Applied Fluid Mechanics

Semester 3

PET 2301 - Materials and Equipment Design

PET 2302 - Environmental Operating Practices

PET 2303 - Business Etiquette and Presentation Skills

PET 2304 - Process Technology, Plant Equipment Optimization and Troubleshooting

PET 2305 - Petroleum Project Economics and Risk Management

PET 2306 - Well Service Blowout Prevention and Safety Operations

PET 2307 - Petroleum Industry Overview

Semester 4

PET 2401 - Drilling

PET 2402 - H2S Alive

PET 2404 - Petroleum Chemistry, Crude Oil Evaluation and Classification (Lab)

PET 2405 - Petroleum Geochemistry

PET 2406 - Petroleum Geology, Surface and Subsurface

Semester 5

PET 2501 - Logging, Well Completion and Oil-Well Cementing

PET 2502 - Petroleum Production Optimization

PET 2503 - Through-Tubing Production Logging

PET 2504 - Reservoir Engineering

PET 2505 - Gas Processing at well-site, LNG and Natural Gas Production

Semester 6

PET 2601 - Applications of Computer Technology in Petroleum Operations

PET 2602 - Enhanced Oil Recovery

PET 2603 - Fundamentals of Petroleum Refinery Operations

PET 2604 - Heavy Crude Oil Products and Operations

Curriculum Highlights

  • Advanced 2 Year Option is available
  • 3 Month Coop Engineering Experience
  • Up-to-date and modern Software and Tools

Program Highlights

  • Overview of Oil Refinery Technology
  • Operation and Control of Distillation Processes
  • Corrosion in Oil Refinery Operations
  • Environment topics on Produced Water
  • Process Automation (PLC/DCS)
  • Process Equipment Operations
  • Troubleshooting and Performance Monitoring Techniques

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Petrel College of Technology is a private career college registered under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005, as approved by the Superintendent of Private Career Colleges (PCC ID#: 171355)
Designated Learning Institute (DLI ID#: O246148742007)
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