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E-413 - Drilling Engineering

80 days FOR/FOFPFE
Level
Foundation
Audience
  • Young engineers involved in drilling and completion, supervisors, tool pushers.
Purpose
  • This course provides an in-depth, practical understanding of drilling techniques, operations, equipment and procedures.
Learning Objectives
  • Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
  • assist in drilling operations on site; and, with some experience, manage those operations,
  • define a drilling program; and, with some on-site experience, design and implement such a program,
  • pass the IWCF “Combined Surface/Subsurface BOP Stack” Test.
Prerequisite
  • No prerequisites for this course.
Ways and means
  • Drilling simulator.
  • Well control on a simulator.
  • Equipment and cutaway tools display.
  • Exercises, role-playing sessions, and case studies.
  • Summary notes prepared and presented by the participants.
  • 10-day drilling project, ending with a presentation to a jury.
  • Site visits.
  • Knowledge assessment on a weekly basis.
  • Upon successful completion of a knowledge test, the IWCF “Well Control” Certificate is delivered.

Module 1 - GEOLOGICAL FIELD TRIP FOR DRILLERS (E-416) 5 days
Module 2 - COMMON FUNDAMENTALS FOR DRILLING& COMPLETION (E-419) 5 days
Module 3 - WELL PRODUCTIVITY & RESERVOIR -WELLBORE INTERFACE (E-451) 5 days
Module 7 - WELL ARCHITECTURE & EQUIPMENT (E-420) 5 days
Module 8 - DRILLING FLUIDS (E-441) 5 days
Module 9 - CEMENTING PRACTICES (E-443) 5 days
Module 10 - BIT, DRILL STRING & FISHING WHILE DRILLING (E-421) 5 days
Module 11 - DIRECTIONAL & HORIZONTAL DRILLINGCERTIFICATION (E-425C) 5 days
Module 12 - RIG & BOP'S & WELL CONTROL EQUIPMENT (E-422) 5 days
Module 13 - WELL TEST OPERATION (E-452) 5 days
Module 14 - DATA ACQUISITION DURING DRILLING OPERATIONS (E-423) 5 days
Module 15 - WELL CONTROL (E-471) 5 days
Module 16 - DEEPWATER DRILLING & DEVELOPMENTCERTIFICATION (E-428C) 5 days
Module 17 – HSE IN DRILLING & COMPLETION OPERATIONS (E-424) 5 days
Module 18 - DRILLING PROGRAM 10 days
  • Well architecture.
  • Casing calculations.
  • Fluids and cementing design.
  • Chronology of operations.
  • Presentation to a jury.
2017 course calendar
Language Dates Location Tuition Register
Feb 06 - 24 &
Mar 20 - Jun 16
Pau €38,720 Online By email
Aug 21 - Sep 08 &
Oct 02 - Dec 22
Pau €36,330 Online By email