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Rate Transient Analysis Fundamentals using IHS RTA Training

Evaluate reservoirs without the need to shut in wells

Looking for simplified well analysis? Want to improve software skills?

This course provides a comprehensive methodology for production data analysis that combines the use of several powerful techniques.

Course Details

Length: One day, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Who Should Attend: Engineers and technologists involved in any of the following areas: exploitation, reserves, production/operations and well testing. This course will benefit oil and gas professionals interested in getting more mileage out of their production and flowing pressure data.

Prerequisites: Harmony | DeclinePlus one-day course or equivalent experience with the application; intermediate knowledge level of rate transient analysis theory; and basic Windows navigation skills.

Tuition: $1000.00 CAD/USD. All Canadian courses are subject to GST. This course is available to in-house groups on request. Please contact us to request a quote.

Location: Calgary, Alberta and Houston, Texas training centers

Cancellation Policy: Delivery at an IHS Markit training facility - Seats are reserved upon registration, registration constitutes an agreement to pay. Refunds will not be honored for cancellations made within seven days of your scheduled class (notice to be communicated) to IHS Markit will work with you to reschedule where this is possible. IHS Markit reserves the right to cancel training up to two weeks prior to scheduled paid classes, or two days for free classes, if minimum class size not met. WebEx Delivery - Sessions are subject to cancellation up to two days prior to start date if minimum class size not met.

*Class hours can be used towards APEGA professional development credits.
Core Competencies
  • Identify reservoir and well flow regimes
  • Determine reserves, OGIP/OOIP and drainage area
  • Identify reservoir parameters such as permeability, skin, fracture half length/conductivity
  • Perform production data history match using advanced analytical and numerical history match models
  • Assess well performance and identify optimization candidates
  • Evaluate data quality and qualify analysis uncertainty
Topics Covered
Production Analysis Theory and Practice
  • An introduction to well performance analysis
  • Traditional (empirical) decline curves
  • Production analysis using type curves (Fetkovich)
  • Modern production analysis concepts
  • Modern production analysis methods
  • A systematic and comprehensive approach
  • Practical diagnostics
  • Selected topics and examples
Software Usage
  • Importing data and setting up the file
  • Wellbore calculations
  • Analysis, modeling and forecasting
  • Well manager and GIS
  • Reporting and output
  • Advanced features

Register Today
For more information or to register, please contact us at: +1 (403) 770-4646 or register online. Enrollment is on first come, first serve basis.

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