This eLearning course is aimed at individuals who will be involved in the planning and management of decommissioning activities, or have a need to understand the decommissioning planning process.
Is previous experience required?
You do not need prior knowledge or experience to complete this course and it is assumed that you are competent in your designated role.
How will the course benefit me?
As decommissioning older assets becomes more common, it’s vital that those involved in the decommissioning process have a good understanding of what needs to be done. This course will give you a basic overview of how decommissioning is carried out and the critical factors that need to be considered during planning. The knowledge gained in this course will help you to plan decommissioning activities, taking in to account costs, available resources and the supply chain.
How will the course benefit my company?
By ensuring you are fully aware of the factors to be considered when planning for decommissioning, you can contribute to the successful delivery of your company’s decommissioning projects.
What standards are referenced in the course?
This course does not contain reference to specific legislation or standards but is written to current industry best practice.
Is there an assessment?
Once you have completed the course, you will be asked a series of questions to check your knowledge and understanding. These are based on the learning objectives for the course and have a pass mark of 80%.
• Decommissioning timeline • Identifying and ensuring operability of equipment which may be used during decommissioning • Data retrieval and accuracy • Engaging with supply chain to ensure access to equipment and resources • Cost estimating • Contracting models • Knowledge exchange throughout the supply chain and with stakeholders to enable investment in new technologies and collaborative opportunities • Resource management that need to be considered during the decommissioning • Changes to risk profile when entering a reduced hydrocarbon environment
• Outline the decommissioning timeline • Recognise the importance of identifying and ensuring operability of equipment which may be used during decommissioning • Recognise the importance of data retrieval and accuracy • Explain the importance of engaging with supply chain to ensure access to equipment and resources • Recognise there are different levels of cost estimating • Recognise that different contracting models are appropriate in decommissioning • Outline the importance of knowledge exchange throughout the supply chain and with stakeholders to enable investment in new technologies and collaborative opportunities • Summarise the elements of resource management that need to be considered during the decommissioning • Outline the changes to risk profile when entering a reduced hydrocarbon environment