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Well control 

Well control 

Course Objective :
This introductory course provides the drilling personnel with basic understanding of well control. Progressing junior staff get a solid background and knowledge of why well control is essential, how well control is maintained, what the indicators are that well control might be lost, and how to regain the control once it has been lost.
After taking the course you will be able to:
– Understand the negative consequences associated with loss of well control
– Understand the need for detection
– Recognize the warning signs of abnormal pressure
– Know the actions that should be taken when kick indicators are present
– Be familiar with the functions of the bop equipment
– Be able to select well control method to regain control
– Be able to fill in a surface and/or subsea kill sheet
– Be able to calculate kill mud weight, initial circulation pressure and final circulation pressure
– Correctly obtain shut in pressures in the well
– Understand the barrier concept
– Know the impact pumping cement could have on well control


This course includes the following:


  • Monitoring and Testing of Different Drilling Fluids Types

Day 2

  • Driving / Vehicles
  • H2S &
  • Hazardous Area

Day 3

  • Lifting &
  • Rig
  • Confined space

Day 4

  • HAZCHOM / Safe handling of drilling
  • Fire prevention &
  • HOT

Day 5

  • Fall
  • Electrical
  • Energy Isolation /

Day 6

Day 7

  • Mandatory safety
  • Rig Equipment

Day 8

  • Drilling Services Safety (Cementing / Wireline /Logging / Frac).
  • Incident
  • Emergency response Plan / Rig
  • Rig Filing System
  • Major incidents

Course Modules

  • General well control principles
  • Risk assessment
  • Hydrostatic pressure
  • Formation pressures
  • Primary & secondary well control
  • Well control equipment
  • Subsea and surface equipment
  • Well barrier concept
  • Kick causes
  • Kick detection
  • Influx characteristics and behavior
  • Well control methods
  • Inflow testing

The Drilling Well control training course must be a minimum 20 hours excluding examination time.

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    86 Abbas Al-Akkad Street, 4th floor.

    86 Abbas Al-Akkad Street, 4th floor.