Petroleum Land Administration teaches the basics of petroleum land administration. Students learn to review and interpret land contracts and agreements, including leases, transfers, joint venture agreements and other land-related correspondence. Our unique lease record-keeping course is designed to give students practical, relevant expertise in a computer lab utilizing land system software.
Graduates of this program find employment as land administrators managing records concerning freehold, Crown, Board Order and aboriginal lands. Entry-level land administrators may hold positions such as Petroleum Land Administrators, Land Clerks, Operations File Clerk and Assistant Administrators to Managers, Public Land officers, Analysts and Land Consultants.
- Graduates of the Petroleum Land Administration program have a 82% employment rate.
Please contact the department for information.
Credentials and Accreditation
After successfully completing this program, graduates will receive a SAIT certificate in Petroleum Land Administration.
There are no formal accreditation arrangements at this time. Please contact the MacPhail School of Energy for more information.
Note: This program is eligible for the Canada-Alberta Job Grant.
Students must attain a PGPA and/or a CGPA of 2.0 or better in each semester and pass the necessary prerequisite courses to progress through the program. To qualify for graduation, students must pass all courses, attain a CGPA of 2.0 or better and complete course requirements within the prescribed timelines.