Petroleum Short Courses

Please click on the appropriate short course program to get a listing of available short courses, schedules, and course descriptions.

Registration Forms

Contact Information

Department Chairman

Dr. Hua-Wei Zhou

Director, Professional Geoscience Programs

Dr. Donald S. Van Nieuwenhuise
Phone: 713-743-3423
Fax: 713-748-7906

Short Course Venues

On Campus: Courses will be taught at the University of Houston Energy Research Park (UHERP) in Room 123 of Building 9. For instructions please check out this powerpoint - UHERP Map (PPT). Please check back later. Courses requiring computer applications will be held in our computer Lab in Room 230. This lab has up-to-date computer hardware, including visualization capabilities and industry standard software. The campus is conveniently located 5 minutes from downtown Houston and 20 minutes from both major metro airports.

Off Campus: These courses can be provided at any corporate location if the 20 student minimum is met and the sponsor provides classroom or computer lab facilities.