Morendat Institute Of Oil & Gas (MIOG) scoops the Upstream Training & Knowledge Award Morendat Institute of Oil & Gas beat five other institutions to emerge the winner in the Training & Knowledge category during the Upstream Oil & Gas Awards gala held at Intercontinental on Thursday 21st June, 2018. During the event, institutions and individuals who have played key roles in the emerging upstream Oil & Gas sector were recognized and awarded. In her opening remarks, Ms Alison Chartres, the Australian High Commissioner to Kenya, who was the chief guest hailed the two countries for the various collaborations among the oil & gas institutions whose impact will play a key role in the growth of the sector in the regions. MIOG offers Competency Based Education & Training aimed at equipping the region with the much needed skills in oil & Gas. The centre is the only one of its kind in the region and the third in Africa after Sonatrach of Algeria and Transnet of South Africa. A successful pre-conference workshop that was held at MIOG, Naivasha on 21st and 22nd March 2018 A successful pre-conference workshop that was held at MIOG, Naivasha on 21st and 22nd March 2018. The workshop brought together the key players in the extractives industry, especially the Oil & Gas sector, to take stock of the gains made thus far post stages discoveries in the sector. The outcome of the workshop is meant to enrich the conference to be held from 15th to 18th May, 2018. MIOG is introducing the use of Smart Classroom Technology for training Mr.Ronald Simon, Chairman of Devotra B.V.( the supplier) demonstrates to the KPC Mgmt and MIOG trainers the use of the classroom MIOG is introducing the use of Smart Classroom Technology for training. Smart Classrooms are technology enhanced classrooms that foster opportunities for teaching and learning by integrating learning technology, such as computers, specialized software, audience response technology, assistive listening devices, networking, and audio/visual capabilities. The classrooms are based on a modular classroom teaching system and utilizes customized curricular. MIOG & TUC curriculum harmonization team Morendat Institute of Oil & Gas (MIOG) in collaboration with Turkana University College (TUC) will jointly offer the following three courses: Diploma in Oil & Gas Technology Diploma in Welding Diploma in Oil & Gas Economics A five day training on Marine Terminal Loading Maters. A five day training on Marine Terminal Loading Maters. A five day training on Marine Terminal Loading Maters course being offered at Morendat Institute of Oil & Gas. The training is conducted by the Tank Terminal Training Company (TTT) of Switzerland. Trainees will be issued with an International Loading Master Certificate of Competence.