Geoscience New Hire Bootcamp 
May 23-26, 2023 | 8:30am-4:30pm 

This bootcamp course is targeting summer students and recent grads however this course may also be a good refresher for geologists with less than 5 years' experience; over this 3.5-day course, registrants will cover the following topics: 

  • Petroleum Systems 
  •  Geochemistry 101 
  • Clastic Core Logging
  • Clastic Sedimentology Sequence Stratigraphy
  • 10 Things You Need to Know about Geomechanics
  • Practical Applications of Hydrodynamics
  • Introduction to Well Logs and Petrophysical Interpretation 

Course Schedule & Instructors 

  • Day 1- Classroom
    •  Petroleum Systems, Jim Barclay, 0.5 Day
    •  Geochemistry 101, Martin Fowler, 0.5 Day 
  • Day 2- AER Core Research Centre 
    • Clastic Core Logging & Clastic Sedimentology Sequence Stratigraphy, Brian Zaitlin, 1 Day 
  • Day 3- Classroom 
    • 10 Things You Need to Know about Geomechanics, Amy Fox, 0.5 Day 
    • Practical Applications of Hydrodynamics, Allison Gibbs, 0.5 Day 
  • Day 4- Classroom 
    •  Introduction to Well Logs and Petrophysical Interpretation, Kelly Skuce, 0.5 Day 

Course registrants will receive a printed course manual, coffee breaks and lunch each day. 

CEGA Classroom, +15 level, 540-5 ave SW, Calgary AB (2.5 Days) 
AER Core Research Centre, 3545 Research Way NW, Calgary AB (1 Day) 

Cost: Student/Recent Graduate member price $1200.00+gst, Member: $1400.00+gst 

CPD Credits Available: 28

Become a CSPG member and receive discounted rates for courses!
Registration closes: May 16th at 4pm 


Are you waiting for approval to register for this course? Please let us know that you are waiting for approval to attend this course and we will try and protect a spot for you. You will also be helping us out in deciding if we must cancel a course or continue with registration. Email [email protected] 

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