PLM Certificate Program: Module 1 of 6 - Introduction to Land Management Practices - New Students

Module 1 of 6:  Course G109132Q is for NEW Students who have NOT taken previous modules

Introduction to Land Management practices introduces the students to the laws and principles that govern the work of a land professional. With an emphasis on overall knowledge of the Oil & Gas Industry as well as an understanding of various laws that impact a land professional including Real Property Law and Louisiana Law. The course introduces students to the basics of landwork including a review of the American Association of Professional Landman (AAPL) Code of Ethics. The course concludes with a history of Legal Descriptions and Land Measurements including how to plot legal descriptions. Finally, Calculations are offered in each Module. In Module 1, we cover calculations of acreage in legal descriptions. This is the background every energy professional needs to understand the nature of our industry and profession.

Alyce Boudreaux Hoge is an attorney, a Certified Division Order Analyst and a Certified Professional Lease and Title Analyst. She was admitted to the State Bars of Texas and Louisiana and has over 20 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. Alyce received her Bachelor of Arts in History at Centenary College of Louisiana. She received her Juris Doctorate from Louisiana State University Law School.

In 2006, Alyce founded Land Training, a company dedicated to meeting the training needs of attorneys and land professionals. Her seminars, innovative 'live' webinars and free online calculations tutorials (see are cutting edge in the industry. She is also a popular guest speaker at local and national conferences of the National Association of Division Order Analysts (NADOA), National Association of Lease and Title Analyst and the AAPL.

Alyce is the instructor for the Online Professional Land Management Certificate Program offered through Midland College PPDC. She has also taught at the University of Texas – PETEX and at Lone Star Corporate College in Houston, Texas. In addition, Alyce is a recognized expert witness in royalty valuation cases. Her speaking style is described as "humorous and informative" and Alyce is fond of saying she gives "Legal Advice with Cajun spice." Come see why many consider her training to be the BEST in the industry!


HOGE_on-line 1. SYLLABUS_MODULE_1 MC.pdf

G109132Q Feb 3 - 28 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun,Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri,Sat  $649.00
($674.00 out-of-state)
On-line Course
Registered: 12 Registration Deadline - February 3rd - Noon! 12.0 Hours

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.

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