The Environmental Regulation for Oil and Gas Exploration and Production course focuses on various environmental regulations as they apply to onshore oil and gas exploration and production in Texas, Louisiana, and throughout the United States. The course provides participants with critical information necessary to avoid, minimize, and/or control regulation when possible, helping to increase company profitability, conserve resources, and comply with state and federal environmental laws.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
TEEX and the OSHA Training Institute (OTI) have an attendance policy that requires participants to fully attend an enrolled class in its entirety (100% of the course). We realize that extenuating circumstances may arise that would take a participant out of class and have a policy to handle those situations. If a participant misses less than 20% of the class, he/she may be able to perform makeup work equivalent to the class time missed. If 20% or more of the class is missed, the participant may attend a makeup course upon approval by TEEX’s OTI Education Center Director.
Prior Training Courses or Knowledge
It is recommended, but not required, participants complete the Introduction to Oil and Gas (PRT300) course or have a working knowledge of oil field operations.
TopicsRegulatory Process Overview+Wastes+Water+Air+Ecological Protection+Spills
This course is designed for field personnel, small oil and gas operators, safety professionals, or management personnel associated with oil and gas exploration and production efforts who need to comply with environmental laws.
Continuing Education and Professional Credits3.1 CEUs