Introduction to Offshore Drilling, Houston, October 17-18, 2013

Venue: Houston - Westchase

Location: Houston, Texas, United States

Event Date/Time: Oct 17, 2013 / 8:30 am - (CST) End Date/Time: Oct 18, 2013 / 4:30 pm - (CST)
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This course provides a non-technical overview of the phases, operations, and terminology used in of the drilling and completion of an oil or gas well. It is intended for non-drilling personnel who work in the offshore drilling industry.  This includes marine and logistics personnel, accounting, administrative and support staff, environmentalists, etc.  No prior experience of knowledge of drilling operations is required.  The course will provide participants with a better understanding of issues faced in all aspects of drilling operations, with a particular focus on the unique aspects of offshore operations. For a course related to onshore drilling operations, we recommend the "Introduction to Drilling" course.   A complete set of course materials and lunches are included.  

Course Outline  

  • Types of Offshore Drilling Rigs - Bottom Founded Vs Floating
  • Drilling Rig - Its Components and Functions
  • Drilling a Well - From Top to Bottom
  • Special Issues for Offshore Drilling Operations (Motion Compensation, Station Keeping, etc)
  • Offshore Testing and Production  

Date: Oct 17 - 18, 2013

Length: 2 days (8:30 AM - 4:30 PM)

Location: Houston, TX

Delivery Method: Classroom Training

CEU: 1.6 Continuing Education Units

PDH: 16 Professional Development Hours

Certificate: Certificate Issued Upon Completion

Fee: $ 1,995.00 USD



Houston - Westchase
United States

Conference Speakers

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