The recent two-day skills development event run by GetEnergy in Basra a few weeks ago attracted 120 participants from 20 international companies.
Nihad Moosa, the Director General of Development and Training at Iraq's Ministry of Oil, delivered the opening speech announcing the Ministry's policies in the areas training and learning.
Workshops conducted over the following two days included topics such as:
- Enhancing capabilities and utilisation of existing Ministry of Oil Institutes;
- Structure and Development of New Ministry of Oil Basra Petroleum College; and,
- Creation of Iraq Oil Industry Drilling School.