The Institute is aspired to champion the provision of software solutions to individuals and the Industry. Under the professional software training programme, such areas as the software training and certification software solutions and Consulting, and Software Development and Management will be properly explored. This capacity building programme is intended to upgrade software solution skills and competencies of industry professionals. This upgrade will in turn, improve productivity and competitiveness in practice, as well as maximize profitability.
The programme will assist industry personnel to become proficient in computing skills, develop presentation skills, and use professional software effectively and efficiently. The training will take the forms of presentation skills, Basic Computing Skills, Microsoft systems, Petroleum Engineering Software, Geosciences Software Design Software, Engineering software, Management software, Accounting & Banking Software, Environmental Software, Statistical/Social sciences Software, etc. The Institute also runs software training which is powered by Zinox Computers. This programme is geared towards the training of final year students of the University and other interested individuals who wish to equip themselves with modern trends in the information technology circle, especially, software basics.
The Institute’s commitment to the development of software has yielded major break throughs in the development of the following software:
- i-Test: Well test interpretation software
- WelcomPE/WelcomBasic: for Well Completion and Performance Evaluation
- WelSurv: Real – Time Monitoring of Well Impairment using Wellhead Production Data
- Demulsiscreen: Demulsifier Screening, Ranking and Selection Software
- Well Tracker: For Oil Well Surveillance