These resources are provided to accompany the information in our courses, and are a good starting point for those wishing to learn more about the petroleum industry.
Geoscience website of the Australian Federal Government: Contains information and resources for companies exploring for all types of minerals in Australia
Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association website. Educational resources and useful links.
Latest information on industry activities.
Fact sheets on a range of topics relating to the oil industry, from exploration to refining and transport.
Provides information about all phases of the oil business, with a special focus on heavy oil.
An e-book on exploring for, and production of, oil and gas. Explains everything in layman's terms and has a comprehensive glossary.
A comprehensive glossary of terms with simple definitions and, in many cases, pictures or media files.
Provides free internet access to Australian legal materials: legislation, treaties and court decisions, including State Petroleum Acts.
Provides free internet access to Australian Commonwealth legal materials – including offshore Petroleum Acts.
Comprehensive articles and links on oil industry and the environment including: drilling waste disposal, water disposal, decommissioning structures, oil & gas accidents, oil spills.
A comprehensive, objective and globally consistent data review of world energy reserves, markets and future trends.