DM39-009: PPDM 3.9: Well Logs

Public Petroleum Data Model Version 3.9

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Course Option: 
Classroom, Private, Instructor-Led Webinar

Target Audience:
Regulators, operators, service companies, data and software vendors, Schools (educators, students). Project Managers, Geologists, O&G Engineers, Financial, Field Workers, Business Analyst, Data Governance, Data Architect, Data Management Leaders, Data Managers, Database Analyst, Software Developers.

Course Description:
In this course, you learn how PPDM 3.9 can be used to manage information about well logs and curves, operational logging details, and how to catalogue what logging data is available.

You will discover how the PPDM Data Model can be used for mnemonic dictionaries to index digital, raster logs and paper and curves, describe formats, physical storage locations, and much more. This course is focused on the data model.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Recognize common terminology related to well logs and list examples of types of well logs
  • Review common log formats
  • Discuss the consequence to data management for well logs and the complexities associated with sorting out legacy logs’
  • Describe parts of a well log
  • Review PPDM 3.9 Data Model subject areas and operational log details
  • Discuss classifying logs and curves and the importance of dictionaries to integrating log libraries
  • Recognize what is available, what sections of a well have been logged and what kind of logs have been run
  • Discuss log and curve formats, and digital curves

Evaluation Method(s) / Metrics:
Final Exam available upon request.

Completion Award:
PPDM Certificate of Completion

Special Requirements:
There are no special requirements for this course.