CGG GeoSoftware in North America holds training sessions throughout the year to help you get the most from your software investment in two primary locations: Houston, Texas and Calgary, Canada.

Discover the scientific theory behind currently practiced industry-standard seismic inversion methods from concepts to workflows as well as recommended techniques to maximize the value of the software's vast capabilities. Gain hands-on experience using the HampsonRussell, Jason, InsightEarth and PowerLog® software applications, as well as a fundamental understanding of the science behind them.

Our 2020 public training schedule for the North America region is as follows, now including virtual training offerings:


HampsonRussell Training Courses

The following 5 full day blocks are designed as comprehensive, week-long instructional sessions for HampsonRussell reservoir characterization workflows. For details and registration, click on the titles below:

October 5, 2020 Foundations of HampsonRussell Software Workshop  (Virtual) Houston-Virtual, U.S.A.
October 6, 2020 HampsonRussell Strata Workshop  (Virtual) Houston-Virtual, U.S.A.
October 7-8, 2020 HampsonRussell AVO Workshop  (Virtual) Houston-Virtual, U.S.A.
October 9, 2020 HampsonRussell Emerge Workshop  (Virtual) Houston-Virtual, U.S.A.

Jason Training Courses

The following 5 full day schedules are designed for instructional training in Jason advanced reservoir characterization. Each week-long session combines lectures and exercises on inversion workflows and QC procedures. For details and registration, click on the titles below:

October 26-30, 2020 Introduction to Constrained Sparse Spike Inversion  (Virtual) Houston-Virtual, U.S.A.

PowerLog Training Courses

The following 5 half day blocks are designed for basic and advanced training in PowerLog, petrophysics, rock physics, geology and reservoir engineering software.For details and registration, click on the titles below:

October 9-23, 2020 PowerLog Basic  (Virtual) Houston-Virtual, U.S.A.
November 9-13, 2020 PowerLog Advanced  (Virtual) Houston-Virtual, U.S.A.

InsightEarth Training Courses

The following 4-day schedules are designed as an overview for InsightEarth, advanced seismic interpretation software:

Class schedule coming soon...


Other Training

To view CGG's full training portfolio or to search for a particular training course by brand or location, please use our Training Course Finder in the GeoTraining section of our website.

Public Training Courses

Workflow-based training classes covering the entire range of Petrophysics, Rock Physics, AVO, Deterministic Inversion, Geostatistical Inversion and Interpretation.

Customized Training Programs

Dedicated longer term training classes, with more time for hands-on practice using client's actual study data. Test, certification and final presentation of study results to management.

Mentoring/Coaching Consultancy

Using clients’ data and projects within their own operating environment.

More Information

To discuss your specific training needs or to obtain additional information on our training offerings, please Email us.

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