Training & Education

The training and educational assistance under the following categories are offered by PDASL with the assistance of oil and gas operators, service sub contractors and industry professionals. Individual groups/Institutes are encouraged to send their interest/requests to PDASL and the assistance will be extended depend on the availability of financial and human resources.

Activity Date/Duration
1). Short Training Programs - with the assistance of foreign/local industry professionals Max 20 participants per program

Check for the availability
2). Limited Industrial training Opportunities - at PDASL or Contractor’s facility Max 3 Interns per Annum

A letter of request from the university or vocational/technical training institute with Student’s copy of ID & CV is required for approval.
3). Educational Assistancei - Teaching assistance/Guest Lectures to educational institutes, higher education scholarships, laboratory upgradation with software/ hardware, curriculum development, R & D assistance, International educational collaborations Check for the availability

Submit a request with a brief proposal
4). Awareness/ exposure - networking/awareness sessions, conferences, workshops, field visits, participate in exhibitions/ competitions, international Speaker positions Limited opportunities

Check for the availability
  • Submit your request to - attention to Director Benefits
  • Success stories/achievements thus far of the above programs facilitated/conducted by PDASL are mentioned in detail in the Sri Lanka Upstream Benefits Reports.
  • The Sri Lanka Upstream Local Content Guidelines provides provisions for training, education and employment for Sri Lankans in the upstream oil and gas operations. Link :