Petrochemicals and Refining for Non Technical Professionals

  • Course Details:

    Ref: SPP1 Length: 2 Days
    Location: London Price: £1350 excl. VAT


The Petrochemicals and Refining for Non Technical Professionals two day seminar will guide the participates to develop key concepts and techniques for the refining and petrochemical processes. These key concepts can be utilized to make operating decisions that can improve the unit’s performance.

Many aspects of refining and petrochemical operations management can be improved including, product recoveries, purities and energy utilization, and safety. This cannot be achieved without first an understanding of the basic fundamental principles of design and operation. These principles need to be understood in advance of operating and troubleshooting a process unit operation for the manager or problem solving to be effective.

This Petrochemicals and Refining for Non Technical Professionals course focuses on the core building blocks of the refining and petrochemical process systems, equipment and economics. This program will emphasize the refining and petrochemical process unit operation fundamentals, safe utilization of these fundamentals by operations, engineering, maintenance and support personnel.

Who should attend

The Petrochemicals and Refining for Non Technical Professionals training course has been designed for non-technical professionals assigned to positions in refineries and petrochemical plants, corporate offices, suppliers and other interrelated companies.
The content of the program is based upon the assumption that those in attendance do not have a formal education in engineering and chemistry and do not work in highly technical environments.

Attendance at this course will be beneficial to support personnel such as:

Environmental professionals, Accountants, Business managers, Administrative and legal staff, Sales and marketing personnel, Insurance representatives, Personnel managers, Financial professionals and other professionals who desire a better understanding of subject matter.
The program should be used for newly-hired refinery plant personnel and may serve as a prerequisite for those who do not have a technical background but who want to attend the more detailed processing program for technical professionals.

Learning Outcome

  • Refining and petrochemical operations, processes and economics
  • Equipment of a refining and petrochemical plant
  • Refining and petrochemical flow sheets
  • Refining and petrochemical chemistry and catalyst
  • Refining and petrochemical margins

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Small Classes

With small class sizes, much more individual attention can be given to each delegate.

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Why Choose BOC?

Commitment to Quality

We strive to provide the best service possible, with the highest regards to quality and professionalism.

Different trainers every day

Each day we have different trainers to maximise the experience sharing.

Kindle for every BOC Delegate

to promote paper free environment, we are giving Kindle Fire to our delegates instead of the course binder.

Luxury Course Venue

All our Training Courses take place at the luxury 4-5 Star hotels located in central London

Certificate of Achievement

At the end of the programme participants will receive a certificate of achievement.

FREE On-going Support

Each delegate receives unlimited support from the trainers after they attended the course with us.


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