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Performance Well Control

REQUIRED Through a collaborative effort with lntertek, Petroleum Extension (PETEX) is able to offer a unique, multifaceted training program-Performance Well Control. Secure more consistent production and improve your risk-management strategies with Performance Well Control training for your personnel.

In This Program:

Technical training is combined with dynamic classroom interactions to increase engagement, while the collaborative learning environment encourages greater comprehension and retention.

  • Interactive electronic course material, exercises and practice questions
  • Electronic learning using trouchscreen laptops and smart boards
  • Kinesthetic learning activities focused on hands-on demonstrations and practice sessions

Key Topics Covered:

  • Well Control Fundamentals
  • Causes of Kicks
  • Recognizing and Responding to Kicks
  • Influx Characteristics
  • Using Kill Sheets
  • Shut-In Procedures
  • Well-Kill Methods
  • Volumetric Methods
  • Stripping
  • Situational Awareness and Decision Making
  • Using Gauges When Killing a Well
  • Recognizing and Responding in Well-Kill Situations
  • Well-Control Equipment
  • Barriers and Equipment Testing
  • Inflow Testing
  • Subsea Considerations
  • Subsea Equipment

Designed For:

  • Assistant Drillers
  • Drillers
  • Toolpushers
  • Superintendents
  • Drilling Foremen
  • Company Men
  • Engineers

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