Wellhead & Blowout PreventersDRIL/WHEADE

Who should attend?

  • This course provides thorough information on wellhead, BOP stack characteristics and well control equipment.
Audience :
  • Engineers, technicians interested in well control.

Level : Proficiency

Course Content

  • ONSHORE WELLHEAD & BLOWOUT PREVENTERS

      • Onshore wellhead:
      • Functions, principles and technology.
      • Setting procedure.
      • Evolution of the wellhead according to drilling phase.
      • Blowout preventers:
      • Function and different types.
      • Characteristics and technology.
  • AUXILIARY EQUIPMENT

      • Closing and accumulation hydraulic unit.
      • Choke manifold, chokes, valves…
      • Mud gas separator.
  • SUBSEA EQUIPMENT

      • Wellhead, BOPs.
      • Risers.
      • Subsea BOP closing system.
      • API rules.
      • Exercises on subsea BOP closing system sizing.

Learning Objectives

  • Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
  • choose the equipment (wellhead, BOP, ancillary equipment) to design a well,
  • detect operating problems,
  • check the equipment used.

Ways & Means

  • Videos and animations showing how equipment works.