SPEI: Oil and Gas Reserves: The SEC Reporting Rules

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This course provides substantial detail and interpretation of the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s modernized rules for reporting oil and gas reserves.

Topics Include:

  • Discussions on classifying resources
  • The SPE/WPC/AAPG/SPEE Petroleum Resources Management System (PRMS), which is the basis for many of the new SEC reserves definitions
  • The effects of the new rules on nontraditional resource disclosures
  • Recommendations for adapting to the new rules
  • Lectures and discussions are included, with more than half of the time devoted to solutions from class problems and exercises.
  • The course workbook includes relevant publications of the SEC, SPE, and the Financial Accounting Standards Board.
  • This course information has been updated to include the latest changes in SEC rules and regulations.

Learning Level


Course Length

2 Days

Why Attend?

This course will help engineers, geoscientists, and business managers correctly interpret and apply the SEC’s modernized oil and gas reserves reporting rules. It will provide useful comparisons of the SEC rules with the SPE/WPC/AAPG/SPEE/SEG Petroleum Resources Management Systems definitions.

Who Should Attend

Anyone in the petroleum industry who deals with the reporting of oil and gas reserves will benefit from this course.

Special Requirements

Attendees must bring laptops to class.


1.6 CEUs (Continuing Education Units) are awarded for this 2-day course.

Location: SPEI Houston Training Center
10777 Westheimer Rd., Suite 1075
Houston , TX 77042

Date: Nov. 16, 2015, 8 a.m. - Nov. 17, 2015, 5 p.m.