Operating under "Local Content"EAM/OLC

Who should attend?

  • To master the implications of Local Content provisions over the execution of an oil field development project, mainly in terms of procurement and personnel management.
Audience :
  • Managers from the Oil & Gas public sector (NOCs, regulation authorities, ministries) or from IOCs having to deal or operate under a “Local Content” environment and contractual provisions.

Level : Proficiency

Course Content

  • WHAT IS “LOCAL CONTENT”?

      • Context and current overview.
      • Typology of Local Content provisions applicable in the Oil & Gas business: goods and services, workforce, know-how and technology transfer.
      • Challenges and opportunities.
  • THE LOCAL CONTENT MANAGEMENT PLAN (LCMP)

      • Contractual strategy.
      • Key-factor and associated risks.
      • Setting up and management of a LCMP.
  • CONSEQUENCES OF LC PROVISIONS ON THE EXECUTION OF A PROCUREMENT CONTRACT

      • Contractual strategy including impact on Oil & Gas contracts.
      • Tendering process.
      • Recommendation and awarding.
      • Execution - Control.
      • Links with maintenance and exploitation.
  • IMPACT OF LC PROVISIONS ON WORKFORCE MANAGEMENT

      • Employment.
      • Training and education.

Learning Objectives

  • Upon completing the course, participants will be able to:
  • identify the key-factors in the Local Content provisions applicable to a given contractual context, and assess their impact over the execution of an oil field development project,
  • participate in the elaboration of a Local Content Management Plan,
  • take part in a procurement contract tendering, negotiation and follow-up,
  • take into account the impacts of LC provisions on workforce management.

Ways & Means

  • Course delivered by experts in the field of Local Content management in the Oil & Gas business.
  • Practical case study on a procurement contract.