The Call for Nominations: Oil and Gas Administration Course deadline is April 17. The course is scheduled for July 10–14, 2017 in Dickinson, ND. This course is a requirement for certification as an Oil and Gas Resource Specialist (FSM 2893.1). It is Forest Service policy that employees involved with processing and/or administering oil and gas operations be certified or work under the guidance and oversight of a certified Oil and Gas Resource Specialist while pursuing certification. This course is only offered once every three years. Please direct inquires and applications to: Tamara Bilewski.