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Oilfield Operator

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Program Description

The Oilfield Operator Training program prepares graduates to work in the oil and gas industry. You will learn about oil and gas production, industrial safety, and environmental issues. This program includes a hands-on lab component, operating equipment, and becoming familiar with the worksite.

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Program Delivery



Jul 01, 2021 - Jun 29, 2099 - Blended - Available Anywhere
Sep 07, 2021 - Jun 29, 2022 - Blended - Available Anywhere

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Program Length

20 weeks

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Academic Requirements

 Credit in English 10-2 or equivalent.
 Credit in Math 20-3 or equivalent
Currently enrolled in 20-3 or equivalent.



Other Requirements

Employers in the oil and gas industry typically require employees to have a High School Diploma or General Educational Development Diploma (GED).

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