The ADT course is Part 2 of the two-part series in drilling technology. Participants are recommended to complete the PDT course and a supervisory level well control course prior to enrolling in the ADT. The ADT covers some advanced well control methods, but does not include well control certification.
Problem Solving Model
Drill String Basics
Deviation & Stuck Pipe
Casing & Cementing
Mud & Mud Solids
Formation Integrity Tests
Well Control Red Flags
Shallow Gas Kicks
BOP Equipment Considerations
Salt Water Flows and Kick Identification
Well Control (Driller’s Method and Wait & Weight)
Lost Circulation in Vugular Formations
Workover and Completions
Lecture, exercises, workshops, tests, PowerPoint slides and discussion.
Practical Drilling Technology is designed for Derrickmen, Assistant Drillers, Drillers, Toolpushers, Wellsite Leaders, and Engineers.
The Practical Drilling Technology Course usually hosts a class size of 2-8 persons.
Practical Drilling Technology is a 5 day course.
COURSE DATES 2018:
Mon 15th – Fri 19th
Mon 16th – Fri 20th
Mon 2nd – Fri 6th
Mon 8th – Fri 12th
Classes will begin at 7:30 A.M.
Students will be dismissed by noon on the final day.
Interested in this course? Apply here.