Drilling Principles & Practices


To provide an in-depth appreciation of drilling equipment and operations.


    • Preparation for Drilling Operations
    • Drilling Operations
    • Drilling Calculations
    • Drilling Hydraulics
    • Drill String Design
    • Bit Separation and Evaluation
    • Well Evaluation (Coring, Logging and Testing)
    • Abnormal Pressure Prediction and Detection
    • Cementing
    • Directional Well Planning
    • Wellheads BOP's and Operating Systems
    • Stuck Pipe and Fishing
    • Special Well Control Situations
    • Drilling Optimization
    • Drilling Problems

    Who Can Benefit?

    Drilling Supervisors, Drilling Engineers, Tool Pushers, Senior Drillers and Drilling Superintendents.