Special Events

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    You are cordially invited to attend the

    Midland Q2 2018

    Data Management Luncheon


    April 5, 2018

    Petroleum Professional Development Center

    105 W. Illinois Ave.

    Midland, TX 79701

     Presented by Lewis Matthews

    Data Scientist and Geophysicist

    with CrownQuest Operating


    To register, please visit the PPDM website, www.ppdm.org, and click on the Midland Q2 Data Management Luncheon.




    Artificial Lift and Real-Time Optimization for Unconventional Assets

    April 10-12, 2018


    Gas-Lift and Production Optimization in Unconventional

    June 13, 2018


    Artificial Lift and Production Optimization

    July 17-19, 2018


    Gas-Lift and Optimization in Unconventional – Primer through Intermediate Application Concepts

     August 14-16, 2018


    Instructor: Dr. Rajan N. Chokshi








    Thursday, May 24, 2018

    2018 Permian Basin Environmental Regulatory Seminar

Midland College is going through a major system conversion, at this moment we cannot take online registrations. We apologize for any inconvenience.

If you need to register for a course, please use the registration and credit card authorization forms below, or found under the General Info - Forms section of this website. Please fill out where highlighted in yellow and email them to Marina Rodriguez; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and Laurie Lindsey; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Do not list your social security number on these forms, we will contact you by phone if you are a new student and we need this information.

We will be out of the office for training on February 28-29, if you have any questions please email Laurie Lindsey: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  and Marina Rodriguez;  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We will email registration confirmations when we return to the office. Receipts will be sent out once received from the cashier’s office.

Course Registration Form (pdf)

Credit Card Authorization Form (pdf)

The Petroleum Professional Development Center (PPDC) of Midland College provides quality continuing education for the Permian Basin energy industries. The center is one of seven mid-career training centers worldwide recognized by the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG).


The mission of the PPDC is to provide quality continuing education designed to keep oil and gas industry professionals current in their areas of expertise through dynamic interaction between the community, the college, and the industry. The PPDC will provide high quality, timely, and pertinent educational opportunities to meet the professional development needs of those working in the regional energy industry.


Many of our classes qualify for re-certification credits that Professional Engineers, Professional Geologists and Petroleum Landmen use to maintain their professional certification status.The PPDC also holds various symposiums on timely issues important to the region's oil and gas industry.


The PPDC features:


  • Four classrooms including a 60-person capacity auditorium
  • State-of-the-art computing and instruction equipment
  • Classes, workshops and lunch and learn educational events


If you wish to pay with American Express please call us at 432-683-2832 prior to registering for any of our courses.

Midland College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award certificates
and associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097
or call 404-679-4501 for questions about the status of Midland College.

Midland College is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Educator

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