The Institute of Energy Development
The Leader in Oil and Gas Landman Educational Materials


The Institute of Energy Development is proud to have working partnerships with industry leaders. We spend years nurturing realtionships with companies and organizations that are the essence of excellence and integrity in the oil and gas industry.

The Petroleum Landman School

The nations original comprehensive field landman school. The Petroleum Landman School has offered qualtiy extensive training in the landman industry for years. Their instructors are experienced professional landmen who bring real-world knowledge to the students. Founder, David Melton has over 33 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. The school currently offers classes in Oklahoma, Texas, and California. Their coursed include: Basic Combined Oil and Gas Title and Leasing, Title Curative, Held-By-Production, Calculating Working Interest and Net Revenue Interest and more.

Spectrum Energy Management, LLC

Providing a full-range of quality services to oil and gas companies throughout the US. Spectrum's services include: Title Examination and Curative, Lease Acquisition, Field Due Diligence, In-House Due Diligence, Acquisition Due Diligence, Right-Of-Way, Surface Damage Settlement, Regulatory Testimony, Governmental Permitting. Geotechnical Services, Seismic Front-end Services, Environmental Services, Phase I & II, Suverys, Virtual Office for Clients, Interactive Reporting, Real Time Mapping Services, and Legal Services-Title Opinions. Headquatered in Oklahoma City.