Robert Training Center
Beginning in September 2018, Well Control School will offer IADC and IWCF accredited well control training classes at the Robert Training Center. The Robert Training Center, at 23260 Shell Lane in Robert, Louisiana, is conveniently located near the intersection of Interstates 12 and 55 between Hammond and Covington, Louisiana. Three meals a day are provided and students will have an option of onsite lodging. IADC WellSharp Drilling, Drilling Workover Completion, Workover-Intervention Well Servicing Oil & Gas Operator Representative classes are to be conducted on a regularly scheduled basis along with IWCF Drilling and Well Intervention. More information and registration is readily available at wellcontrol.com or 713-849-7400. Operators are standing by and will be happy to assist you.


University of Louisiana at Lafaette
The Well Control School is pleased to announce its Lafayette, Louisiana Training Center is relocating to the Student Union at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette (ULL). Beginning in September 2018, IADC WellSharp™ accredited Drilling, Drilling Workover Completion, Workover-Intervention Well Servicing Oil & Gas Operator Representative classes will be offered on a regularly scheduled basis. The new Training Center is located at 620 McKinley Street and will offer a great learning environment with easy access to the classrooms in ULL’s Student Union. Onsite restaurants, coffee shop, and secured covered parking will be available to the student. More information and registration is readily available at wellcontrol.com or 713-849-7400. Operators are standing by and will be happy to assist you.


NEW PRICE! IADC WellSharp Oil & Gas Representative Workover-Intervention Well Control, Well Servicing Course
For a limited time only, a special discounted price offering of the all-new instructor-led IADC WellSharp Oil & Gas Representative Workover-Intervention Well Control, Well Servicing Course for $1,450.00. The new discounted rate is $150.00 less than our current book rate.


NEW LOW RATE! In-House Training Classes
In an effort to drive your training costs down, the Well Control School is now offering new lower rates for conducting In-House Training Classes. The In-House Training Classes offer instructor-led well control training in the comfort of your facility. Our industry-certified instructors provide training on the latest well control theories, best practices and industry standards developed by WCS, IADC, IOGP 476 and BSEE Subpart O requirements. With our client-hosted training, you receive all the advantages of our instructor-led training plus dedicated attention at your convenience.


NEW COURSE! System 21 e-Learning Drilling Course
Well Control School (WCS) is pleased to announce the release of its new and improved WCS certified Supervisory Level Drilling e-Learning Course for Surface or Combined Surface/Subsea Stacks. This WCS System 21 e-learning Drilling course meets the well control training requirements of BSEE (Bureau of Safety, Environmental and Enforcement) and OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Association). The course will allow you to train with the latest industry recognized methodology and theories for well control delivered by the time tested and proven effectiveness of the WCS System 21 e-Learning program. The Supervisory Level Course is designed for personnel who are engaged in drilling operations that have responsibility for detecting a kick and shutting in the well. There are a total of 9 simulations, 26 workshops, and 117 quizzes. This course focuses specifically on the primary responsibilities rather than on advanced calculations and well control methods.


NEW IADC WellSharp Well Servicing Courses April 1, 2018
WCS began offering the new and improved IADC WellSharp Workover, Coiled Tubing and Wireline Courses; Workover, Coiled Tubing, Wireline, for Service Company Equipment Operators and the Workover-Well Intervention for Oil & Gas Operator Representatives. WCS always strives to provide our students with an enhanced training experience, WCS will now offer state-of-the-art coiled tubing specific simulators with the Coiled Tubing course at our Training Centers in Houston, Texas and Lafayette, Louisiana.


OSHA memorandum
As a service to our clients, this special announcement is to alert you to the recently released OSHA memorandum, “Enforcement Guidelines for Upstream Oil and Gas Extraction Industries”. Full Article


The System 21 e-Learning Introductory Drilling Operations course is now available for IADC WellSharp™
The course, designed for drilling and well servicing personnel, consultants, asset managers, engineers and well-site personnel uses workshops, simulation exercises, chapter quizzes and lesson quizzes to provide basic well control training. This multimedia course engages the student with interactive tasks and role-playing to familiarize the learner with well control concepts, while emphasizing correct procedures and teamwork. Full article

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System 21 e-Learning Basic Rig Math
The Well Control School System 21 e-Learning Basic Rig Math course helps students gain a better understanding of theoretical and practical math concepts for drilling and well servicing operations. Full article