This course is intended to give participants a basic overview of oilfield operations, from discovering oil and gas through to refining and processing; with an emphasis on drilling.

Course Coverage:

  • Introduction
  • Domestics
  • Outline of the Course
  • History and Overview
  • What is a Hydrocarbon?
  • Geology
  • Exploration Methods
  • Selecting a Drill Site
  • Safety
  • An Introduction to Drilling
  • Types of Rigs
  • Drilling
  • Pressure Control
  • Completing the Well
  • Perforating
  • Formation Evaluation
  • Well Production
  • Well Testing
  • Basic Process
  • Advanced Drilling Techniques
  • Under-Balanced Drilling (UBD)
  • Coiled Tubing
  • Fishing Operations
  • Well Stimulation
  • Transportation
  • Refining & Processing
  • The History of Offshore Technology

Participant Profile:
Engineers involved in oil & gas drilling. The course will be very useful for trainees or professionals of oil & gas, industry. The course is equally beneficial for the students and fresh graduates of mechanical, industrial, process and chemical engineering departments interested in Oilfield & Drilling.

The course will be delivered through lectures, multimedia presentations.