Elementary Drilling Offshore

Covers basic rotary drilling practices and rotary rig components. Reviews well planning, rig systems, directional drilling, well control, fishing, and well completion.

In this 4 day introductory course, participates will learn about:

Introduction to petroleum
Well planning
Types of drilling rigs
Power, hoisting, rotating, and circulating systems
Blowout preventer system
Drilling operations
Well completions

Continuing Education Credit: 3.0 CEUs, 25 CPEs for Texas Accountants (no prerequisites required), 22.5 CEs for Landmen

Recommended for: Entry-level personnel in the drilling industry and those not directly involved in drilling but who need to know basic drilling principles and nomenclature.

Included with Course:

Catered lunch daily; beverages and snacks provided
Industry field trip
Course materials including instructor presentations
Recommended book: A Primer of Oilwell Drilling, 7th Edition

Cost: $2,225