This 5 day course is designed to enhance the student’s understanding of wellsite operations and procedures. 

Who should attend

Operational, Technical and office personnel who require a more technical understanding of field operations.

Topics Covered

  • Supervision, Communication Skills and Teamwork
  • Selecting required services
  • Operational Safety
  • Drilling Rig Equipment
  • Critical Sour operations
  • Environmental considerations during Site Construction and Site Reclamation
  • Drilling Fluids
  • Drill String Assemblies
  • Cementing process and procedures
  • Drill bit dynamics and optimization
  • Troubleshooting wellbore problems
  • Evaluating the well
  • Well Control
  • Special drilling techniques

Course Length

     5 days 


  • Classroom lectures
  • Demonstrations
  • Class discussion
  • Group exercises