Scope/Overview

These series of 2 day courses are to increase a student’s understanding of special well control considerations that are not covered in depth in other well control courses. These special courses are for anyone involved in drilling and/or well control operations in a supervisory and non-supervisory position with Surface or Subsea BOP stack. 

Candidates will gain a comprehensive knowledge of special well control theory considerations and how to apply this knowledge to most well control situations.

Individual 2 day course topics

  • H2S considerations during Well Control Operations
  • Underbalanced Well Control considerations
  • Directional Drilling Well Control problems
  • Sour Well Ignition Considerations

Course Length

     1 day each

Prerequisite(s)

     An understanding of Well Control Operations

Delivery

  • Classroom lectures
  • Demonstrations
  • Class discussion
  • Group exercises
  • Hands on Well Control simulator practice session