Oil and Gas law and legal vocabulary

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June 28, 2018


The Oil and gas law and legal vocabulary course
The curriculum is built around 14 substantive modules.
The Oil and gas law and legal vocabulary course involves the law of 14 essential areas of Oil and gas law, together with the legal English terms and phrases needed to conduct legal work in this important legal area. It is therefore, suitable both for lawyers and law students who are new to the topic, as well as for these more experienced professionals who seek to reinforce their legal knowledge and improve their legal English skills. All the lessons are taught by qualified British lawyers who are also qualified as teachers of English as a foreign language.


15 Live video-conferencing lessons
On-line exercises to test reading ability
On-line exercises to test listening ability
On-line exercises to test writing ability
On-line exercises and live discussions to test speaking ability
On-line exercises and live discussions to teach the law relating to Oil and Gas Law
full vocabulary guide of essential words and phrases together with their legal meaning
authentic contracts and documentation
practice in writing and preparing genuine commercial documents and leases
the essential relevant law of Oil and Gas
Legal English terminology and vocabulary
a course certificate, following satisfactory performance during the course from the Trainer and British Legal Centre
individual feedback to each participant following the end of course exam
25% Discount on the price of attendance at British Legal Centre’s Summer Schools




A 15-unit, video-conferencing, interactive course which deals with the essential Legal English words and phrases lawyers need to work effectively in the area of Oil and Gas law. This includes the legal principles of oil and gas law law and deals with breaches, remedies, estoppel, part-performance, land ownership, leases, guaranties, taxation, covenants, and other essential Oil and Gas law.


The course is delivered by 15 lessons of 45 minutes duration with a further 15 -20 hours of online interactive self-study and also includes the option of a further 3.75 hours of private instruction by a B L C lawyer-linguist instructor who is assigned as your personal tutor. This private instruction is delivered by a weekly 15 minute video-conference using our advanced technology. These calls are scheduled at times convenient for you, to train speaking as well as legal understanding of technical terms and also to deal with specific writing exercises through which the learner practices legal drafting skills. Students can study at their own pace and, although it is recommended that participants limit their study to one unit per week, a faster pace of study is available to those who feel capable of covering more than one unit a week. As some of the other students will almost certainly be in other cities, and even different Countries, we try to agree a mutually convenient time for all the students in the group. We are happy to time the lessons for the weekends or public holidays if this is what the students want.


Textbook, Access to recorded lessons archive, Certificate of achievement.


Richard Brady