How Do Semisubmersibles Work?
The most stable type of floating rig, semisubmersibles are able to drill where jackups leave off -- working in waters measuring anywhere from 400 feet...
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Classroom Courses
International Oil and Gas Contract Law
Jun 27 - Aug 8
Online, UK

Develop detailed knowledge of the key legal frameworks that underpin the industry is valuable for oil and gas professionals across all parts of the organisation. Executives and practitioners at every level should have an understanding of the laws applicable to contractual agreements at each stage of the business, from discovery to sale.
Practical Solids Control School
Jun 27 - 30
Cagle Oilfield Services, Inc., Polebride, MT, US

Efficient Solids Control means LOWER DRILLING COSTS. This intensive four-day school covers the basics of solids removal from drilling fluids. Economics as related to mud costs and penetration rates are stressed. Practical and technical material is presented in non-technical terminology making this course ideal for Drilling Foremen, Drilling Technologists, Drilling Engineers, Mud Engineers, Drilling Supervisors, Drilling Superintendents, or anyone involved in drilling or drilling operations.
Piping and Instrumentation Diagram (P&ID) Workshop
Jul 11 - 12
City Center, Calgary, Canada

This 2-day course focuses on engineering drawings used in the chemical & process industries Classroom instruction & exercises focuses on critical documentation essential to the safe day-to-day operation of facilities (P&ID, PFD, Plot Plan, Electrical Area Classification, Piping Drawing, Isometric Drawing, Line List, Tie-In List & Shutdown Keys).
IADC RigPass
Jul 11
Subsea Training Solutions, Houston, US

This one-day course is the IADC’s RigPass® program, which delivers a standardized safety orientation program for new employees. Completion of this programs that personnel have met basic requirements defined by safety and training professionals in the drilling industry, irrespective of the rig’s location. These programs also satisfy the SafeLandUSA and SafeGulf requirements. The course is delivered in our Houston Training Center.
Subsea 100 Introduction to Well-Control Equipment
Jul 12
Subsea Training Solutions, Houston, US

A one-day well-control equipment primer covering the history and anatomy of onshore and offshore drilling rigs. Different types of drilling rigs are covered and students receive a solid overview of BOP components and control systems. This course is ideally suited for anyone entering the oil and gas industry, personnel changing roles or anyone looking to improve their knowledge of well-control equipment.
Introduction to Drilling, Completion and Fracturing Fluids
Jul 12 - 14
Westchase District, Houston, US

This three-day course designed for engineers, geologists, technologists, managers, and operations personnel, will present an overview of the application of oil well drilling and completion fluids. The course includes discussions of fluids technology and products, emphasizing the reasons for fluid selection and application.
Subsea systems
Jul 12 - 15
Skene House, Aberdeen, UK

Demonstrating how subsea systems are integral to subsea production, this course goes into detail about system configurations, spoolpieces, trees, control systems, umbilicals and manifolds. The course also includes scenario-based exercises and a site visit to a manufacturer where you will see functioning subsea equipment first-hand.
Introduction to PHA/HAZOP
Jul 13
City Center, Calgary, Canada

Through this 1-day Process Hazard Analysis/ Hazard and Operability Study (PHA/ HAZOP) overview you will learn the theory behind conducting these studies and why they matter. You will learn the principles behind each of the major PHA methods (HAZOP, What-if?, Checklist, FMEA) and the attributes of each methodology.
Fundamentals of Petroleum Industry Economics
Jul 13 - 15
Calgary, Canada

This 3-day course offers an opportunity to gain an understanding of the unique economic principles that drive the ''oil business'' to success in the 21st century. The course begins with a presentation of basic economic theory and develops its application to financing, finding, development, transportation and marketing of energy resources.
Subsea 101 Well-Control Equipment and Subsea Systems for Drilling Contractors
Jul 13 - 15
Subsea Training Solutions, Houston, US

Designed for drilling contractor personnel with rig experience, this three-day IADC-accredited course provides a solid practical operations overview of BOP components and control systems. Suited for wellsite leaders, drilling superintendents, drilling engineers, assistant subsea engineers and trainees.
Geology for Non-Geologists
Jul 18 - 21
Westchase District, Houston, US

This popular 4 day course will provide non-geologists with a practical understanding of the principles used by geologists in the search for oil and gas. The sessions will include both the scientific background and the practical applications of geology. The tools, techniques, and vocabulary of the geologist will be emphasized throughout the course.
Introduction to Natural Gas Gathering and Processing
Jul 18 - 19
City Center, Calgary, Canada

This 2-day course is designed to familiarize participants with the basic aspects of behaviour and characteristics of natural gas, and the common processes and equipment used in gas gathering and processing.
Petroleum Engineering for Non-Engineers
Jul 18 - 21
City Center, Calgary, Canada

This 4 day course is designed to provide non-engineering professionals with a thorough overview of the key aspects of petroleum engineering technology and applications. It addresses engineering issues ranging from initial involvement at the exploration stage to production optimization challenges. The course focus on relevant and practical.
SUBSEA 101 Well-Control Equipment and Subsea Systems for Operators
Jul 19 - 21
Subsea Training Solutions, Houston, US

Tailored to operator personnel, this course addresses the concerns and issues personnel experience when looking to resolve the theoretical operations of the equipment. This course strives to promote and enhance the relationship between operators and drilling contractors. A three-day IADC-accredited course on well-control equipment and subsea systems, this course covers BOP components and control systems.
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