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3.0 CEUs, 33 CPEs for Texas Accountants (no prerequisites required), 27 CEs for Landmen
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Download a brochure for our Introductory Drilling Courses (PDF–1.75 MB).
Covers basic rotary drilling practices and rotary rig components; also includes field trips. Participants receive handouts.
Length: 4 days
Participants receive instruction in:
- Introduction to petroleum
- Planning a well
- Drilling rigs
- Power and power distribution systems
- Hoisting system
- Rotating system
- Circulating system
- Blowout preventer system
- Drilling operations
- Well completions
Entry-level personnel in the drilling industry; personnel not directly involved in drilling but who need to know basic drilling principles and nomenclature.
Apr 29–May 2 class is for Onshore Drilling.
Aug 12–15 class is for Offshore Drilling.
Nov 11–14 class is for Onshore Drilling.
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- Petroleum Fundamentals