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Join the Energy Workforce Supply Chain Committee for our annual conference dedicated to driving efficiencies across supply chain functions. The event aims to equip professionals with the insights and tools needed to optimize supply chain performance, foster innovation, and navigate the complexities of today’s global market.

Workforce Development Programs

The 2024 Workforce Development Programs are open for registration. Learn more about the Executive Leadership Program, Field-Level Leadership Programs, ESG Certification Program and more.

SecureWell: Well Control Certification Program

SecureWell is a first-of-its kind course that contains purpose-driven, comprehensive and practical training for cased hole well operations. Created by well control and well servicing experts, the course offers certification through classroom training, field assessment and skills verification.


Since its foundation in 1933, Energy Workforce has served as a reflection of the men and women working in the services and technology sector of the U.S. energy industry. On August 3, we began the year-long celebration of our 90th anniversary. “In Our Element: 90 Years of Energy Workforce” will chronicle the contributions, character and commitment to innovation from the men and women of the energy workforce.


We are empowering the energy workforce of the future by educating, supporting and advocating for energy companies and the workers of today and tomorrow. Our foresight and expertise elevate our industry with governments, industry partners and communities around the globe. And we foster innovations that will shape our industry and improve our changing world.
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Empowering the Energy Workforce of the Future

We are transforming energy by giving our members the tools, information and representation they need to boldly enable a low-carbon future – safely, profitably and sustainably. We connect, educate, support and advocate for energy companies and workers of today and tomorrow. Our foresight and expertise elevate our industry with governments, industry partners and communities around the globe. And we foster innovations that will shape our industry and improve our changing world.


Energy Workforce’s leadership is comprised of experienced industry executives dedicated to advancing priorities of the energy technology and services sector.

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Energy Workforce provides corporate membership opportunities in four categories: Industry, Allied, International and Industry Partner. Membership dues are paid annually.

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August 26, 2024
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Energy Workforce provides more than 120 meetings throughout the year facilitating face-to-face exposure, best practices, training and networking with customers and peers.

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Energy Workforce’s HSE committee invites all eligible members to showcase their safety achievements from the past year. Celebrate

📈The energy services sector is continuing to grow!

The nation’s oilfield services sector gained 968 jobs in June. For the first time this year, employment growth outpaced 2023’s growth by almost 450 jobs.

The energy service sector’s growth is particularly notable given the

🎙️Energy Workforce President Tim Tarpley joined The Oilfield Leader Podcast to discuss the latest regulatory impacts on the energy industry and why the US offshore industry is being hampered.

Tune in Friday for the full interview!

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Mammoth US Drill Rigs Dead In The Water! #oilandgas #offshore...

Tim Tarpley, Co-President of the Energy and Technology Workforce Council talks with Christian Lombardini of The Oilfie...

Last week, the Administration released guidance on their regulatory plans for the rest of the term. 🏛️

🌱 From EPA rules on greenhouse gas emissions to Interior Department regulations affecting offshore oil, there's a lot at stake for the energy sector.

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🙌 Are you ready to transform your leadership skills and become an engaged leader?

💭Hear from one of our participants who previously joined us for the Operations Leadership Program and refined their communication skills, a key skill to master as a leader.

The two-day

🏆 Have you submitted your application for the 2024 Safety Awards Program yet?

📢 The deadline is approaching fast – submissions close on 𝐉𝐮𝐥𝐲 𝟏𝟓!

Energy Workforce’s HSE committee invites all eligible members to showcase their safety achievements from the past year.

🔥 Important Update! 🔥

The U.S. Department of Labor has proposed a new Federal Heat Standard to protect workers from heat-related illnesses. 🌡️

This is a significant action toward establishing a federal heat standard for workers, with potentially major implications for Energy

⭐ We are thrilled to welcome Rodney Harms, Product Manager, @CatOilandGas, as a speaker at this year’s Supply Chain Conference!

With over 20 years at Cat Oil & Gas and expertise in spans drilling, well service, gas compression and production powder applications, Harms will

Energy Workforce & Technology Council's Well Servicing Committee has launched a new Safety Statistics Collection Program.

The industry's commitment to safety and continuous improvement is stronger than ever. This initiative aims to enhance the well-servicing industry's safety

Two major court rulings that could be beneficial for US energy production in have been handed down.

While the Supreme Court, in a 6-3 ruling, overturned the 40-year-old “Chevron Doctrine," a federal judge in Louisiana put the Energy Department’s pause on LNG on hold, striking a

Energy Workforce is excited to welcome RK Supply as the newest member of the Council.

RK Supply brings a wealth of expertise and a commitment to innovation in the field of oil and gas supply, particularly in key areas of Texas, New Mexico, and Oklahoma.

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Energy Workforce kicked off the second offering of the Executive Leadership: Integrated Leadership program last week. The program, in partnership with @Heidrick, has garnered a high demand since the first sold-out iteration. Integrated Leadership provides participants with the

👨🏻‍⚖️A federal court sided with 16 states to lift the Administration’s pause on new permit approvals for LNG exports. Judge James Cain of the Western District of Louisiana ruled that the DOE had failed to justify why it needed to pause approvals to review the process by which it

💭 How can emerging leaders leverage career development initiatives to enhance their skills and achieve professional growth?

Energy Workforce President Molly Determan joined Society of Petroleum Engineers Gulf Coast Section SPE - GCS as a moderator at Roughneck Camp to discuss

🙌 Energy Workforce is excited to announce Joel Shibley, Vice President, Global Supply Chain, @HelmerichPayne, as a speaker at the 2024 Supply Chain Conference on September 12.

Shibley brings over 20 years of experience in the supply chain industry and a strong background in

🏛️The Supreme Court has delivered a critical ruling on "Chevron Deference."🏛️

This decision will significantly impact the energy sector and regulatory landscape. Energy Workforce President Tim Tarpley analyzes its implications for the industry and provides insight into the first

U.S. Congressman @RepArrington (TX-19) introduced a Congressional Review Act to overturn the Fish and Wildlife Service's rule, which added six species of freshwater mussels as threatened.

“Energy Workforce is concerned that USFWS's listing of the freshwater mussel is yet

🌐 How can the energy sector overcome current supply chain disruptions and build a more resilient future? Stay ahead of the curve and join us on September 12 for the annual Supply Chain Conference in Houston.

Secure your spot today and enjoy a day of networking with industry

The evolving landscape of Russian oil cap enforcement is critical for industry stakeholders. In their latest member submission, DANIEL B. PICKARD, RANDOLPH J. STAYIN, and AMANDA L. WETZEL at Buchanan delve into the sanctions on Russia-related business and the importance of

💡 Join us for the Leadership Forum with Advisory Board member Melissa Cougle, CFO of @RangerEnergy! Attendees will have the opportunity to gain insight from Melissa and participate in an exclusive Q&A session.

This members-only event is perfect for high-performers looking to

🌟 Mentorship Matters!

Energy Workforce’s Executive Leadership Program Networking Session highlighted the vital role of mentorship in career growth. The virtual format enabled more than 60 individuals from around the country to attend.

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Executive Leadership Program Networking Session Addresses Importance of Mentorship

Energy Workforce hosts a virtual networking session for participants to identify career development and leadership behaviors.

🙌 Empower your front-line leaders with the Energy Workforce & Technology Council's upcoming Operations Level Leadership program in Lafayette at Superior Energy Services.

The Operations Leadership Program is a two-day seminar designed to transform managers from individual

Energy Workforce recently hosted its annual Committee Chairs Roundtable in Houston to share each committee’s current and upcoming activities and priorities. The roundtable also serves as a platform for committee chairs to connect and find potential opportunities for collaboration

🧑💼 How can you maximize your impact within your organization?

Energy Workforce wrapped up our Building Business Acumen program with an inspiring virtual session led by Cris Lan from @franklincovey .

Participants learned the ins and outs of their organization and gained a

🌍 The EU is moving towards ending loan guarantees for fossil fuel projects. What does this mean for the future of energy

Energy Workforce President Tim Tarpley provides analysis of the latest proposal and the potential political dynamics at play.

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