This course is specifically designed to give the delegate a clear overview of some of the central issues and mechanisms that define a CSP. The course is an immersive experience with case studies and exercises. Delivery is made by open; fluid dialogue – classroom discussion and knowledge exchange. The course instructor has 30 years of experience in the oil and gas industry with over 17 years of teaching experience, including a number of universities in a variety of subjects. He is a consulting specialist in the field of creating high-performance teams. The tensions of what can be called the “cost of oil” are developing from the different desires of the IOC and the NOC. The IOC wants to have the guarantee that the initial costs will be recovered. .