Course Details

Course Name:

ST104 – WellSharp Drilling Operation (Supervisor Level).

Course Dsecription:

This course is essential training for those working in wellsite supervisory roles and for office-based personnel that is primarily involved in the operational decision-making process and/or well design. The course aims to build on the Driller Level course content (including kick detection and shut-in) and focuses on more complex aspects of good control and well-kill methodology.

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.

Course Outlines:

Drilling, workover, completion plan.
Well control concepts.
Causes of kicks - detection.
Abnormal press warning signs.
Well control drills.
Shut-in procedures & verification.
Well control methods.
Managed pressure drilling (MPD).


This course has been designed for toolpushers, drilling engineers, supervisors, superintendents, foremen, company men, and others with a requirement to hold an accredited well control certificate at the supervisory level.

For more information about the course:

Smart Thinking Company, 3rd Floor, 7353 Bashar Ibn Burd St, Olaya, Al            Khobar, KSA.

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