This module describes the process of tripping pipe and making connections with kelly and top drive rotary systems. It also explains the use of slips and elevators, describes the features of a driller’s console, and introduces innovations such as the iron roughneck.
Oilwell Drilling introduces the techniques and technologies involved in drilling oil wells. The course is intended for personnel new to the oil and gas industry, specifically including those in the administrative and support services as well as those in the field. Oilwell Drilling provides a firm foundation knowledge of oilfield practices and terminology that can prove invaluable in every sector of the industry. This course comprises ten computer-based training modules, each representing two hours of instruction and exercises.