VIDL Network™ Expands To Include CamTan Geosolutions In Its eLearning Roster With Topics In Environmental Science

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VIDL Network is pleased to announce the expansion of their portfolio of online earth science courses with the release of new courses targeted to those interested in expanding their knowledge in environmental science. This new development continues the growth and collaborative efforts among VIDL Network, their industry partners, clients and major universities.

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The new VIDL Network courses, developed by CamTan Geosolutions, experts in exploration and environmental solutions, provide a combination of course modules with corresponding real-data projects to introduce techniques such as Ground Penetrating Radar and Electrical Rock Properties. These courses enable the subscriber to understand complex sub-surface geologic parameters used in exploration and production of oil, gas or minerals.

"The current price downturn in the oil and gas industry has forced companies to cut training budgets. Although companies can't completely cut training for their employees, training managers are asked to do more with less. As a result, employee training is exceedingly becoming applied and virtual. VIDL Network is one of the leaders in this space. We are very excited to partner with the VIDL Network to provide virtual training to our clients as a more affordable alternative to class room training," said Dr. Baraka Kinabo, Chief Executive Officer of CamTan Geosolutions.

According to Corine Prieto, Managing Director of VIDL Network, “Industry is seeking versatile individuals in earth science positions with capabilities of multi-tasking with talents in multi-disciplines. These new offerings are designed to be robust, not just to introduce terminology, but to expand or improve knowledge. The modules will give subscribers what is needed to stay abreast with new applications and interpretation techniques.”

About VIDL Network™:
VIDL Network™ is a comprehensive eLearning platform, powered by IGC . VIDL Network™ introduces Earth Science education modules using real-data, project-based learning. The experience allows access to in-depth science applications via the subscriber’s timetable. Major universities, such as the University of Texas at El Paso, are subscribers and supporters of VIDL Network™.

About CamTan Geosolutions:
CamTan Geosolutions offers geoscience consulting services in oil, gas and mineral exploration, development and production. With years of experience working for major oil, gas and services companies all over the world, CamTan Geosolutions utilize environmental and engineering geophysics to solve, for example: the location of buried underground storage tanks (USTs); map zones of groundwater hydrocarbon contamination; map underground sinkholes; map the aquifer; and, much more.

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