Heavy Oil and Gas Program

Choose your path in the energy industry by starting with Lakeland College's unique Heavy Oil and Gas program.

Once you complete the 21-week program you have 2 options:
  • Continue your education with our the Heavy Oil Operations Technician (HOOT) program to become a 4th class power engineer
  • Immediately start work in the oilfield as an entry level operator

Admissions requirements are:
  • Grade 10 science
  • Math 20
  • English 20

Certification you'll receive:
  • Production field operator (Module A, B, C & D)
  • Safety tickets--First Aid, WHMIS, TDG, H2S and Confined Spaces
Tuition:  Funding may be available for Saskatchewan and Alberta residents. Please contact Margo for more information.


Schedule & Tuition

Program Dates Days Time Total Fees Hours
Jan 20 - Jun 16, 2018 M - F 9 am - 3:30 pm call Margo 21 weeks

Registration Information

To register, or for more information please contact Maro Hines:


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