Throughout the year, SOER hosts valuable workshops for industry professionals. These workshops are held in various locations around the state on a variety of industry-related topics. 

For more information on SOER workshops, please contact Brandi Biggs, SOER Coordinator, at bbiggs@soerok.com or by calling 405.601.2098.

Water Transfer, Treatment & Reuse

This workshop will focus on the current and historical aspect of produced water for the oil and gas industry in the state of Oklahoma and will then follow the water management lifecycle - from sourcing and transfer to flowback, treatment and reuse. The OCC will also comment on permitting, best practices and staying in compliance with pits, transportation, permits and storage.

Total workshop cost: $100.00(early)/125.00(late) | Schedule: 9:00am-4:00pm
Please register early, seating is limited.

Tulsa, OK: April 28

OSU Tulsa
700 N. Greenwood
North Hall Building
Room TBD
Tulsa, OK 74106
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Norman: June 11

4701 12th Ave NW
Norman, OK 73069

Health Building - Room H202
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Forms, Rules and Regulations for Operations in Osage County - Coming Soon!

This workshop will cover the general forms, rules and regulations regarding operations in Osage County as well as the new BIA/EPA Environmental Handbook that is under development. Check back for updates in July 2015.

Total workshop cost: $100.00 (early)/125.00 (late) | Schedule: 9:00am-3:00pm
Please register early, seating is limited.

H2S Safety Awareness, OSHA Compliance and Workers' Compensation Insurance

Safety is a top priority in the oil patch and for SOER education. The workshop will begin with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) discussing the safety issues and enforcement priorities. Frates Insurance Group will discuss the workers' compensation requirements and best practices in Oklahoma as well as the new alternative to workers' comp in Oklahoma. Trinity Services and Consulting will cover one of the most common safety issues; respirators and H2S.

Total workshop cost: $50.00 | Schedule: 9:00am-1:00pm
Please register early, seating is limited.

Tulsa: March 26

OSU-Tulsa
700 N Greenwood Ave
Tulsa, OK 74106
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Surface Production & Separation Equipment

Production and separation equipment dots the landscape of Oklahoma and other oil and gas production states. While most producers understand the purpose and importance of each piece of equipment, SOER, Kimray, Superior Fabrication and Cimarron Energy have teamed up to provide an in-depth workshop on the manufacture, functionality and internal operation of this equipment.

Total workshop cost: $50.00(early)/75.00(late) | Schedule: 9:00am-1:00pm
Please register early, seating is limited.

Tulsa: January 29

OSU Tulsa
700 N Greenwood Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74106
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Oklahoma City: April 16

Kimray
52 NW 42nd St.
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
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OKC: May 14

Kimray
52 NW 42nd St.
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
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Artificial Lift in Vertical & Horizontal Wells - More dates coming soon!

Artificial lift methods have been around for decades helping to increase production, but all methods are not created equal and finding the right method for your situation is critical. Hear from experts in the field of artificial lift on the most common artificial lift methods in Oklahoma: Rod Pumps, Gas Lift, Plunger Lift and Electrical Submersible Pumps (ESPs). They’ll share their knowledge for when each method should be applied, common maintenance issues and best practices for use and how different technologies can be applied to enhance production even more.


Total workshop cost: $100.00/125.00 | Schedule: 9:00am-4:00pm
Please register early, seating is limited.

: March 19


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State Forms, Rules & Regulations- More dates coming soon!

Everyone could use a little help understanding the form, rules and regulations that affect the oil & natural gas industry in Oklahoma. Join individuals from four different state agencies as they help review and answer questions about some of the most common forms, rules and regulations and provide helpful tips on getting them completed and approved quickly and painlessly.

Total workshop cost: $100.00(early)/125.00(late) | Schedule: 9:00am-3:00pm
Please register early, seating is limited.

: March 19


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SPCC Rule Training and State & Federal Air Regulations

Preventing and containing spills while monitoring and complying with the evolving air emissions regulations can be time consuming and cause quite a few headaches. This workshop, presented by industry experts from Enviro Clean Services, can help you sort through the mess and stay in compliance.

The morning session will cover SPCC rule training and required annual training. It will cover common issues and most frequently asked questions related to SPCC Plans. Air emissions regulations on the state and federal level will be covered in the afternoon. The two workshops can be attended together or separately.



Total workshop cost: $$45 single class or $90 combined if registered more than one week in advance | Schedule: 10:00am-2:30pm
Please register early, seating is limited.

Enid: January 22

Northern Oklahoma College
100 S University Ave
Enid, OK 73701
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OKC: February 5

OEEF Building
500 NE 4th St., 3rd Floor
OKC, OK 73104
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Tulsa: March 12

Tulsa Country Club
701 N Union Ave
Tulsa, OK 74127
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Elk City: April 19

Holiday Inn Express
2101 East 3rd Street
Elk City, OK 73644
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Ardmore: May 21

Holiday Inn Convention Center
2207 N Rockford Rd
Ardmore, OK 73401
Register now