Python for the Energy Industry

Develop fundamental skills to understand coding in python, and implement your newfound skills by extracting real-time data with Vortexa's SDK.

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What is Vortexa Academy?

An online learning environment designed to upskill oil & gas industry professionals and bridge the gap between trading and technology. Clients can learn the fundamentals and advanced elements of Python, and understand how to effectively use our products to access critical oil & gas intelligence.

Flexible learning

The Academy provides easy-to-follow, video-led courses curated by industry leading professionals. Courses can be completed at any time or pace to suit the objectives, motivations and time-scales of students.

Develop critical skills

Courses equip students with a strong understanding of data science and advanced analytical skills. Modules will empower individuals to make high-value trading decisions with confidence and spot emerging strategic opportunities before others.

Data straight from the source

Each course harnesses data straight from our analytics platform and API. By utilising real-life examples of energy flows and cargo movements globally, students can understand wider energy industry dynamics and trading ideologies.

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Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

As a premium oil & gas intelligence company, we not only have access to numerous commercial data sources, but also the world’s leading talent in data science, machine learning and AI. Our courses were created by the same experts who built Vortexa’s Python SDK and are the backbone of Vortexa; using Python daily to solve a wide range of queries from clients in the financial, physical and shipping sectors.

By taking our course you are learning first-hand from the experts in your industry and get access to their advice and support when solving your own queries.

- Data scientists, engineers and analysts can unlock new levels of enriched data detail with our Software Development Kit (SDK)

- Efficiently explore the world’s waterborne oil movements, and build custom models & reports with minimum setup cost

- Create quicker and more complex visualisations than using Excel

Our online learning platform is free for all of the Vortexa Analytics customers and trial users. To request a trial and get full access to Vortexa Academy, including 1:1 tutor support, register your interest via the form above. One of our team members will be in touch shortly to discuss your fit for the free trial.

No! The course is designed for a range of students including those with no programming experience. It will develop up to more advanced concepts and so is also appropriate for students with basic Python experience, and those looking to get to grips with the Vortexa SDK.

No, it is possible to follow along with this course and run the Python notebooks in your browser, so installing Python is not required. However, the second video of the course will show you how to install Python if you choose to.

To have access to our API (which you will need to effectively use Vortexa’s SDK to explore our API data), you will need a Global Enterprise Unlimited + API Feed license. Get in touch with our team to find out more about this license.

No! All Vortexa clients can undertake the Python for the Energy Industry course. However, in order to implement your new skillset and access our data using the API and SDK, you will need an additional Global Enterprise Unlimited + API Feed license.