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OPERATORS: Well-Control Equipment and Subsea Systems


A three-day course on well-control equipment and subsea systems, covering BOP components and control systems. Tailored to employees of oil and gas operators, 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. Where applicable, this course covers recent case studies, safety bulletins and OEM product updates and alerts.

Target Group: Operator personnel that include drilling engineers, subsea supervisors, subsea technicians, subsea trainees, subsea electronics technicians.

  • Continuing Education Units (CEU)  2.4 / Professional Development Hours (PDH) 24
  • IADC Accredited
  • API Standards and Specifications
  • BSEE Regulations

Topics Include and Covers OEMs:

  • BOP Stack Components
  • Connectors
  • Subsea Gate Valves: API Test Referencing
  • Ram Type BOPs and their Locking Mechanisms
  • Annular Type BOPs / Wellbore Assist vs. Non-Wellbore Assist
  • Motion Compensation (Covers Wire-line & Inline)
  • Choke and Kill Systems
  • BOP Control Systems 

Training Classes

Classes are IADC accredited and open to current employees of oil and gas companies and drilling contractors. Group classes are available by request and any Subsea Solutions courseware can be customized to create a tailored training package.

Innovative Pioneers in Industry Training

Subsea Solutions state-of-the-art training center offers a multi-sensory approach to learning by utilizing:

  • 3D Graphics
  • Animations
  • Physical 3D Models
  • 20’ Cyviz Bizwall

This stimulating learning experience is designed to capture the students interest and allow for maximum retention of the material presented.

This course qualifies for Loyalty Reward points. Ask our Training Coordinator for more information.

Location Houston,Texas
Event Date 12-11-2018
Event End Date 12-13-2018

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  • Members of Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
  • Members of American Petroleum Institute (API)
  • Members of Oil and Gas UK
  • Members of International Well Control Forum (IWCF)
  • Members of International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC)
  • Accredited IADC Courses and Training Provider (DIT)
  • OHSAS 18001:2007 Certified
  • ISO 9001:2015 Certified
  • Member of ISNetworld
  • Member of PEC Safety
  • Members of Achilles FPAL UK



Trade Shows and Events

  • API Exploration & Production Standards Meetings 2018
  • Offshore Technology Conference, Houston, April 30 - May 3 2018
  • Deepwater Intervention Forum, Galveston, August 7 - 9 2018
  • IADC Well Control Conference of the Americas, Galveston, August 2018
  • Oil and Gas UK ShareFair, Aberdeen, November 2018