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Beginner Level

Approx. 5 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 weeks, 2.5 to 5 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
2 hours to complete

Exploration of Natural Gas

This module covers the basics of Natural Gas. We will follow a molecule of natural gas from the ground to the burner tip....
4 videos (Total 21 min), 2 readings, 5 quizzes
4 videos
Quality & Measurements3m
Supply Chain & Production4m
Drilling & Fracking6m
2 readings
Acknowledgements10m
Exploration of Natural Gas (OPTIONAL) Resources40m
5 practice exercises
Self-Check6m
Self-Check4m
Self-Check6m
Self-Check4m
Exploration of Natural Gas30m
Week
2
2 hours to complete

Natural Gas Processing, Transmission & Storage

In this module, we're going to continue describing the natural gas supply chain. We'll cover natural gas treatment and processing, then we'll talk about natural gas transmission and storage....
4 videos (Total 12 min), 1 reading, 4 quizzes
4 videos
Pipelines Part 12m
Pipelines Part 23m
Gas Storage2m
1 reading
Natural Gas Processing, Transmission & Storage (OPTIONAL) Resources30m
4 practice exercises
Self-Check4m
Self-Check8m
Self-Check8m
Natural Gas Processing, Transmission & Storage30m
Week
3
2 hours to complete

Liquefied Natural Gas, Distribution, & Construction

This module covers Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and the basics of natural gas pipelines and utility....
5 videos (Total 24 min), 1 reading, 6 quizzes
5 videos
LNG Export Terminals4m
LNG Import Terminals5m
Utility Basics6m
Utility Functions3m
1 reading
Liquefied Natural Gas, Distribution, & Construction (OPTIONAL) Resources50m
6 practice exercises
Self-Check4m
Self-Check4m
Self-Check4m
Self-Check4m
Self-Check4m
Liquefied Natural Gas, Distribution, & Construction30m
Week
4
3 hours to complete

Safety & Customer Service

In this module, we will cover natural gas distribution systems, including pipeline incidents monitoring, as well as customer service and qualifications....
5 videos (Total 17 min), 4 readings, 6 quizzes
5 videos
Corrosion & Leaks3m
Pipeline Monitoring3m
Customer Service & Metering2m
System Design & Pipeline Operators2m
4 readings
Safety & Customer Service (OPTIONAL) Resources40m
Roadmap to Success: Self-Assessment30m
Roadmap to Success: Self Assessment30m
Natural Gas - Key Takeaways15m
6 practice exercises
Self-Check4m
Self-Check4m
Self-Check4m
Self-Check4m
Self-Check4m
Safety & Customer Service30m
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About the Energy Production, Distribution & Safety Specialization

This specialization provides introductory knowledge about the energy industry and associated career opportunities, whether you are interested in a utility technician or utility worker role, or emerging green energy solutions. It is intended for those considering a career in the field, and people already working in the industry who have less than three years of experience and have not completed similar training. Through four courses, learners receive an overview of electric power systems, natural gas, safety practices, and the energy industry as a whole. To learn more, please watch the overview video by copying and pasting the following link into your web browser: https://youtu.be/Py8uP6vuH_o....
Energy Production, Distribution & Safety

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  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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