This micro-credential provides engineering professionals with skills and training in the offshore energy sector. You will gain an understanding of the seabed and metocean offshore environment and the project cycle from assessment to commissioning, drawing from recent research performed in close collaboration with oil and gas industry.
You will also learn how to interpret site investigation data, apply the principles of offshore geotechnical engineering design methods for a variety of offshore foundation types and perform engineering calculations.
Upon successful completion, you'll receive:
- Two PD Points - stackable for unspecified academic credit in award courses
- A Certificate of Achievement
- A UWA Plus Professional Development Transcript, listing all successfully completed micro-credentials
- Delivery mode
- Course date
- 19 - 20 April 2021
- Applications close
- 12 April 2021 Duration
- Two-day intensive followed by completion of practical work
- 50 hours (including contact hours, personal study time and assessment)
- Academic lead
- Associate Professor Britta Bienen
- $990 inc. GST
- Critical information summary
- OCENM524 – Critical information summary [PDF, 41KB]
Apply principles of offshore geotechnical engineering design to real world contexts
How to explain the building blocks and life cycle of offshore infrastructure projects
Apply knowledge of seabed and metocean offshore environment to real world contexts
Why study this course?
- Gain knowledge of important concepts in offshore geotechnical engineering design and practical skills to apply these concepts
- Enhance your professional experience in offshore environments with training based on recent research and industry insights
How does it work?
You'll work on practical exercises and assignments.
What's next after this course?
- This micro-credential is part of a pathway to completion of Applied Offshore Geotechnical Engineering unit when stacked with Site Investigation for and Principles of Offshore Geotechnical Engineering Design and Geotechnical Engineering of Offshore Pipelines