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Subsea Appreciation


A Comprehensive Exploration

Embark on a transformative journey with our Subsea Appreciation course. Over two days, delve into the evolution and components of subsea wells, system configurations, production control equipment, processing techniques, and intervention methods. Led by industry experts, gain a comprehensive understanding of subsea intricacies and elevate your proficiency in this dynamic field. Join us to deepen your understanding of subsea operations, ensuring a robust foundation in the evolution, components, and maintenance of subsea assets.

Interactive Learning

Interactive Learning
Engage in hands-on activities and interactive exercises, giving you an overall understanding of the area. 

Industry insights
Industry insights
Gain industry insights into various subsea production equipment. 

Networking Opportunities

Networking opportunities

Network with like-minded individuals and industry experts within the subsea space.

Enjoy exclusive access to Jeenius platform, a valuable learning resource

Subsea Sector Foundations: Your Gateway to Industry Expertise

Embark on your journey in the oil and gas industry with our introductory course, designed in close collaboration with industry leaders. This programme offers you a foundational understanding, tailored to reflect the current landscape of the subsea sector. It's an ideal starting point for gaining essential insights and basic practical skills, setting you on a path towards future expertise. Dive into a learning experience that introduces you to the core concepts and techniques of the industry, providing a solid foundation to build upon as you progress in your career

Module Highlights

Day 1 - Exploring Subsea Foundations

Day one of our Subsea Appreciation course offers a comprehensive introduction to the evolution of subsea developments, exploring key drivers. Participants delve into drilling intricacies, well components, and subsea system configurations, gaining a holistic understanding of critical elements shaping subsea operations.

Day 2 – Exploring Crucial Components and Techniques

Explore vital aspects of subsea operations, including production control equipment encompassing subsea trees, control systems, umbilicals, and manifolds. Delve into subsea processing with multiphase flow meters, pumps, compressors, separation, water reinjection, and HIPPS. Understand subsea intervention techniques involving diving, various ROV types and tools, ROV operations, AUVs, and inspection and repair methods.


Who should attend?

New Entrants in the Oil and Gas Industry 

Acquire a fundamental understanding of subsea systems, an essential first step for those beginning their career in this sector.

Non-Technical Professionals

Gain valuable insights into the subsea field, improving their ability to contribute effectively in multidisciplinary teams within the industry.

Project Coordinators and Managers

Enhance their overall knowledge of subsea systems, aiding in better project planning and execution.

Sales and Marketing Personnel in Related Fields

Develop a foundational understanding of subsea systems, essential for effectively communicating and marketing products or services in the oil and gas sector.

Introduction to subsea

  • Evolution and history of subsea development
  • Key drivers for going subsea
  • Main elements of a subsea system

Drilling and completing a subsea well

  • Drilling sequence and components
  • Well logging and testing
  • Completion sequence and components

Subsea system configuration

  • Subsea field layout
  • Template configuration
  • Cluster configuration
  • Daisy chain configuration
  • Hybrid configuration
  • Satellite configuration

Subsea production control equipment

  • Subsea trees
  • Subsea control systems
  • Umbilicals
  • Subsea manifolds and structures

Subsea processing

  • Subsea multiphase flow meters
  • Subsea pumps and compressors
  • Subsea separation and water reinjection
  • Subsea HIPPS

Subsea Intervention

  • Diving
  • ROV types and tools
  • ROV operations
  • AUVs
  • Inspection and repair

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify the issues affecting subsea production
  • List and explain the key drivers influencing subsea system design and subsea field layout
  • Explain the design and functionality of subsea equipment and how the different components interface with one another
  • Describe subsea intervention techniques
Subsea Oil and Gas Rig with Calm Sea and Clouds Image

Meet Your Expert Tutors

Dem Demetriou

Dem Demetriou

BEng (Hons), MSc, DIC, CEng, FIMarEst, MBA FCMI

With a rich professional journey spanning over two decades, Dem has established himself as a specialist in project management, facilities engineering, and strategic general management. His expertise encompasses Front-End Engineering Design (FEED), detailed and conceptual design, procurement, topsides, and construction. This extensive experience makes him a treasure trove of knowledge and practical insights, particularly in the dynamic field of subsea engineering. 

In his teaching role, Dem brings this wealth of experience to the classroom. His courses are a blend of theoretical knowledge backed by real-world application, offering students a comprehensive understanding of the complexities involved in subsea engineering projects. 

Richard Espiner

Richard Espiner

Meng, CEng, MIMechE

Richard, a Chartered Mechanical Engineer, brings over 25 years of rich experience in various pipeline engineering roles, serving both consulting and operating companies. His specialisation lies in the crucial areas of pipeline integrity management, risk and reliability assessment, defect assessment, and in-line inspection. This extensive experience has equipped him with a deep understanding of the technical nuances and complexities inherent in pipeline engineering, making him a trusted expert in his field. 

In his role as a Jee trainer, Richard stands out for his enthusiasm in interacting with a wide range of course delegates. He finds great satisfaction in sharing his wealth of experiences and insights, enriching the learning journey of his students.

Start Dates

Location Start Date End Date Number of Days Timings
Virtual (via MS Teams)
21st May 2024 
22nd May 2024 
09:00 to 16:30 (with regular breaks)
Virtual (via MS Teams)
12th November 2024 
13th November 2024 

09:00 to 16:30 (with regular breaks)

Your Pricing Path: Course or Course Bundle

Standard Access

Individual Course Access


  • Live Classes: Dive into live, interactive sessions focusing on real-time learning and discussions with peers and industry experts.

  • Access to Jeenius Platform: Unlock a realm of additional resources, peer forums, and expert interactions extending your learning beyond the classroom.

  • Industry Expert Interaction: Network and learn from seasoned industry professionals throughout the course, discussing real-world challenges and solutions.

Premium Access

Integrity Management Bundle

Unlimited lifetime access to all of our Integrity programmes.


For just £9,995, you'll unlock lifetime access to our full spectrum of integrity courses, a collection with a value exceeding £30,000.

This offer isn't just about diverse subjects like Integrity Management, Lessons Learned, Flexibles and Riser, and more; it's a gateway to limitless learning.

Enjoy the freedom to access all materials and attend live classes whenever you wish, from anywhere, at any time. Elevate your expertise on your terms and at your convenience, ensuring a dynamic and flexible educational journey


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