PRACTICAL DRILLING TECHNOLOGY COURSE (PDT)
Students usually attend this course prior to enrolling in the ADT. This is a supervisor level course that is suited for experienced operator, contractor, and service company personnel.
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.
Classes will begin at 7:30 A.M.
Students will be dismissed by noon on the final day.
Interested in this course? Apply here.