Course curriculum

  • 1

    1) Recap of Basic Course

    • Contents

    • What is Natural Gas?

    • Gas Quality

    • Overview of the UK upstream

    • Moving Gas from the Beach to the Customer

    • System design and operation

    • Managing the supply/demand match

    • Gas Storage

  • 2

    2) Downstream Gas Operations

    • Contents

    • Overview of the Uniform Network Code

    • Daily Operations

    • Safety Management and Balancing

  • 3

    3) Gas Demands

    • Contents

    • Overview of Gas Demand and Customers

    • Demand Patterns and Forecasting

    • Determining Quantities on a Daily Basis

    • Managing Local Fluctuations in Gas Demand

    • Metering

  • 4

    4) Commercial Operations

    • Contents

    • Why Trade Gas?

    • Commercial Operation of the Gas Market

    • Impact of Europe

    • Gas Price

    • What is the NBP?

    • Gas Trading on the OCM

    • Cash-out Mechanism and Incentives

    • OCM Balancing Case Study

  • 5

    5) The Upstream Downstream Interface

    • Contents

    • Upstream Operations

    • Downstream Operations

    • Upstream / Downstream Interface

    • Claims Validation

    • Managing Planned and Unplanned Maintenance

  • 6

    6) The Demographics of Gas

    • Contents

    • The importance and location of gas delivery points

    • High Demand Areas and their Impact

    • The Impact of the Upstream on the Downstream

    • Biogas Injection Issues and Impacts

Natural Gas - Advanced Course

from MJMEnergy

This course expans on the basic course and provides delegates without an engineering or technical background with a greater technical understanding necessary to make sense of the UK gas market.


  • How long do I have access to the course?

    Forever! Once you've enrolled and paid, you'll have access to the course material for as long as you need. So devour it all in one weekend or take things slow. It's your choice!

  • I still have a question, how can I contact you?

    I'd be happy to answer any questions you might have. Send me an email at