IWCF Well Control

  • Primary Well Control
  • Hydrostatics
  • Volumes, Capacities & Displacements
  • Causes of kicks
  • Kick Indicators
  • Shut Methods & Procedures
  • Kick Sheet & Exercise
  • Wait & Weight Method & Exercise
  • Homework Workshop No 1
  • Review Exercises
  • Leak off Procedures & MAASP
  • Fracture Gradients & Dynamic Pressures
  • Riser Margin & Exercise
  • Drillers Method & Exercise
  • Homework Workshop No 2
  • Review Exercises
  • Gas Migration & Exercise
  • Influx Behaviour
  • Volumetric Method
  • SCR’S (Slow Circulating Rates)
  • Trapped Gas Under BOP’s
  • Homework Workshop No 3
  • Simulator Training / Testing
  • Review Exercises
  • Pressure Changes (while pumping kill mud)
  • Shallow Gas & Diverting
  • Kick Tolerance
  • Lost Circulation
  • Kicks (while tripping & drilling)
  • Stripping in Hole & Exercise
  • Homework Workshop No 4
  • Simulator Training / Testing
  • Review Exercises
  • Equipment
  • Rams
  • Annulars
  • Diverters
  • BOP Testing
  • API Requirements
  • Auxiliary Equipment
  • Equipment Exercise
  • Ring Gaskets
  • Accumulators
  • Mud Gas Separator
  • Surface Accumulator Unit (KOOMEY)
  • Accumulator Bottle Sizing
  • Subsea Equipment
  • ADS ‘Equipment’ Practice Exam
  • Homework Workshop No 5
  • Simulator Training / Testing

 

  • Review ‘Equipment’ Exam
  • Horizontal Well Control
  • IWCF Kick Sheet
  • Horizontal Well Exercises
  • ADS ‘Principles & Procedures’ Practice Exam
  • Review

 

IWCF EXAMINATIONS:

  1. “Equipment”
  2. “Principles & Procedures”