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Petra Learning and Training

Courses and resources created to help professionals master global geoscience software workflows, deepen industry knowledge and inform strategic business decisions.

Maximize your subscription to Petra, our geological interpretation and mapping software, with one of our training courses held virtually and by request. From getting started with Petra basics to advanced mapping, cross section and correlation techniques, our courses offer options for everyone from the beginner to advanced learner. All classes use a hands-on format paired with discussion.

Key benefits:

  • Conduct faster, more accurate geological interpretations
  • Improve your oil and gas analysis/database management
  • Provide more in-depth analysis and increase efficiencies
  • Earn professional development credits

Who would benefit from participating in our training programs?

IHS Markit training programs are designed to be of interest and value to various roles within the industry. Attendees represent a wide range of job functions including:

  • Geoscientists
  • Production Engineers
  • Petrophysicists
  • Reservoir Engineers
  • Geoscience Technicians
  • Project Managers
  • Interpreters
  • Business Analysts
  • Financial Investors

New Offerings:

IHS Markit’s learning and training courses are offered with flexibility in mind, including self-guided and instructor-led online courses to best fit any education needs. This multi-faceted approach allows your organization the flexibility necessary to obtain a critical understanding of geoscience and analytical workflows – without the inconvenience of travel. This is especially important during times of uncertainty, social distancing requirements or other factors that may impact training or travel abilities.

Types of learning offerings available:

  • Virtual Instructor-led Training
  • Knowledge Resources

All IHS Markit training programs can be crafted to fit your needs – whether you want access to our renowned experts during a virtual or in-person session, or you prefer the flexibility of a self-paced online course. Go here to request private training.


Virtual Instructor-led Training (V-ILT) programs:

To meet the demand for live training online, IHS Markit’s virtual instructor-led training (V-ILT) option gives you the opportunity to take advantage of a one-to-many training environment from your desk or home office. The V-ILT courses are delivered through The Learning Center by IHS Markit, a premier learning portal.

Participants of V-ILT courses can expect to receive:

  • Hard copy delivery of course manual
  • Virtual networking with fellow attendees
  • Opportunities to participate in live Q&A with instructors
  • Guided instruction through hands-on exercises via WebEx
  • Access to Petra software powered by AWS Cloud

Don’t miss out on this opportunity

Register for virtual training courses now



NEW Knowledge Resources:

Our new Learning Center provides customers with easy access to a plethora of resources designed to enhance software knowledge. Customers will find everything from basic tutorials to advanced workflows offered in various formats including:

  • Videos
  • Recorded Webinars
  • Articles
  • Tutorials

Coming Soon: Petra Getting Started eLearning program

If you’re interested in on-demand learning opportunities, IHS Markit will soon be releasing a series of self-guided Petra eLearning modules focused on developing the basic Petra software skills. Topics will include how to create a new Petra project, import data and how to create grids, contours and cross sections.

Learn more about the upcoming Petra eLearning courses that will be released soon and delivered through The Learning Center. The Learning Center provides easy digital access to our training offerings and allows participants to track progress through learning paths and achieve certifications. The platform and curricula are designed with engaging activities to create an optimal learning experience for you and your team.

Can’t find what you are looking for? Contact us or visit Global Energy Education & Training for more information.

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