Course Info

  • IADC Wellsharp
  • $1,750.00 USD

  • 5 Days

  • 2 Years

  • Instructor Led - Virtual
    Instructor Led - Face to Face

Course Description:

This course is designed to meet industry guidelines through the IADC WellSharp™ Supervisory Level learning objectives. It presents a body of knowledge and a set of job skills that can be used to provide surface stack well control knowledge and skills for drilling operations.

The course focuses on Well Site Supervisory and office-based personnel who are primarily involved in the decision-making process for surface stack well control and/or involved in the design of well barriers. It addresses more advanced principles and theories of well control and presents a variety of well control methods.

Some of the topics covered in this course are: Pressure Basics, Kick Theory, Causes of Kicks, Complications, Choke line Friction, Riser Loading, Gas Migration, Shut-in Procedures, Fluids, Kick Warning Signs, Kill Sheets, BOP Equipment, Constant Bottomhole Pressure Methods, Regulations, Stripping.

Target Audience:

  • Drilling Manager
  • Offshore Installation Manager (OIM)
  • Rig Superintendent Offshore
  • Toolpusher
  • Drilling/Intervention Wellsite Supervisor
  • Office-based Drilling Supervisors and Drilling Engineers