IWCF WELL CONTROL COURSE
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.
This course syllabus aims to meet of the Recommendations for enhancements to well control training, examination and certification (OGP Report No. 476) produced by the International Association of Oil and Gas Producers (OGP) in October 2012.
Who Should Attend
Recommended as a basic level well control training module that all members of the wellsite Operations Team working in roles which may directly contribute to the creation, detection or control of a well influx should attend.
Candidates will sit the official IWCF examination and, on successful completion, will be issued with international licenses in their respective fields. Validity period is 5 years.