IWCF Drilling Well Control Certification Level 3 – Drillers
Course Description
This programme is designed for people in critical well control positions on drilling installations as well as onshore roles. The standards in the syllabus are based on the practical skills and knowledge required for level 3. Performance criteria have been developed for each of the standards contained in the syllabus. The candidates will complete an IWCF accredited training course and will go through an exam.
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Training Objective

  • To understand the need for well control training and assessment.
  • To understand what hydrostatic pressure is
  • To understand well barrier philosophy in drilling and workover operations
  • To know what is meant by the term kick warning sign.
  • To understand pressure losses around a circulating system

Target Audience

  • Drillers 
  • Engineers 

Training Methods

This interactive Training will be highly interactive, with opportunities to advance your opinions and ideas and will include;

  • Lectures
  • Workshop & Work Presentation
  • Case Studies and Practical Exercise
  • Videos and General Discussions

Daily Agenda

Day 1

  • Introduction to Well Control
  • Barrier Concept.
  • Risk Management.
  • Causes of kicks

Day 2

  • Kill Warning Signs and Indicators
  • Circulating Systems
  • Fracture Pressure and Maximum Surface pressure
  • Influx Characteristics and Behavior

Day 3

  • Shut In Procedures
  • Well Control Methods
  • Well Control during Casing and Cementing Operations
  • Well Control Management

Day 4

  • Choke Manifold and Chokes
  • Contingency Planning
  • Blowout Preventers
  • Associated Well Control Equipment

Day 5

  • Auxiliary Equipment
  • Barriers
  • Testing
  • BOP Control Systems

Day 6:



The certification is arranged with one of our IWCF certified solution partner.

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Course Rounds : (6 -Days)

Code Date Venue Fees Register
DE194-05 11-12-2023 Istanbul USD 5950
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UpComing Date

  • Start date 11-12-2023
  • End date 15-12-2023

  • Country Turkey
  • Venue Istanbul

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