ST103 – WellSharp Drilling Operation (Driller Level).
The course aims to reinforce and improve the candidate’s existing knowledge and appreciation of the various stages of shutting-in a well; from kick detection, shutting-in the well, shit-in verification, and kill operation.
The course is delivered through a series of interactive lectures supported by videos and animations, supplemented by a classroom workbook and further self-study exercises and practical work on a drilling simulator.
The course ends with an online assessment on the final day which will be administered by IADC and invigilated by an independent proctor.
Drilling, workover, completion plan.
Well control concepts.
Causes of kicks - detection.
Abnormal pressure warning signs.
Well control drills.
Shut-in procedures & verification.
Well control methods.
Managed pressure drilling (MPD).
This course has been designed for anyone expected to shut-in a well, such as drillers and assistant drillers.