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Placement Course for Controllers Construction and Oil & Gas Sectors

The Placement Course for Controllers in Oil & Gas and Construction aims to train Controllers who are able, through techniques of management control to achieve the objectives set in the most efficient way; with the ability to take immediate, corrective action during production. "Excellent training and know-how specific to Construction and Oil & Gas Sectors."

This formula has been developed by Dirextra
to offer new opportunities to future generations. Dirextra is the only provider to place highly qualified professionals within the Oil & Gas and Construction companies who sponsor our programme.

Next Editions:

37th Edition will start in Manchester on 26 Aprile 2024

Please send your application form to

Brochure Placement Course Controllers in Italian

Application Form 

Brochure Dirextra in English

Brochure Dirextra in Italian

Why Manchester?

Why Malta?

Employment Opportunities

The programme is delivered with the support of large Oil & Gas and Construction companies operating and producing on a contract basis all over the world who aim to hire young people as Company Controllers, Cost Controllers and Planners.

100% placement record for all previous cohorts with employment contracts in companies sponsoring the programme.


1500 hours over two terms:

Term 1 (Classroom, personal study and thesis): 500 hours
Term 2 (Work experience): 1000 hours During the six months of training on Construction and Oil & Gas sites accommodation and transfers will be provided by the host company.

Our academic excellence, real world connections, global diversity and pivotal location give you outstanding advantages to kick-start your career.


The teaching is assigned to experts with years of experience in the construction and Oil & Gas industry (entrepreneurs, general managers.certified project managers, technical managers, site managers, human resources managers, lawyers, etc.)

Programme Modules

  1. Construction Company Organization and Business Strategies
  2. Oil & Gas Company Organization and Business Strategies
  3. Administration, Control and Finance Legislation, Public 
  4. Tendering Competitions
  5. Contract Management
  6. Drilling Engineering
  7. Advanced Project Management (with certificate)
  8. Planning Primavera P6 (with certificate)
  9. People Management
  10. Quality Management System
  11. Risk Management
  12. Procurement Management
  13. Managerial Accounting
  14. Cost Control (with certificate)
  15. Budgeting
  16. Construction Building Site Project Management
  17. Communication Management
  18. HSE Management
  19. Claims and Litigations
  20. Fidic and Standard Contract Form
  21. English for Construction Management

Requirements, Procedures & Terms


Graduates in economics and management, may apply to be considered for this course. Please be aware that places are limited. Selection will be determined by qualifications and psychometric tests and interviews. 

Submit applications

via email to For more information please call us. Our Staff will call you back within 24 hours, if not available.

  • United Kingdom phone number: office 00 44 (0) 161 795 6394‬ or mobile 0044 7765796588 
  • Italy mobile phone number +39 392 3338114‬