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Controlled Directional Drilling

Directional Drilling is a special drilling operation used when a well is intentionally curved to reach a bottom location. In this module you will gain a basic understanding of:
  • The major types of situations in which directional drilling is used
  • Key terminology and concepts related to controlled directional drilling
  • Special considerations and problems in directional drilling
  • Types of equipment used in directional drilling

The Controlled Directional Drilling module consists of the following:
  • Lesson 1—Controlled Directional Drilling Overview
  • Lesson 2—Controlled Directional Drilling Tools and Technology
  • Controlled Directional Drilling Glossary
  • Quiz

Controlled Directional Drilling
It should take you approximately 45–60 minutes to complete this module. A passing score earns you a Certificate of Completion.

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