The candidates should be either a diploma or undergraduate degree holder or pursuing such a degree while applying.
Students need to make a formal application via KIER website no later than a week before commencement of classes. After their application & qualifications are assessed, they will be invited to pay the fee and confirm their seat.
30 per batch
This 2 weeks course is designed to provide an in-depth understanding of well construction, completion and tubing design. The course begins by providing an overall view of the upstream Oil & Gas industry and the history of crude production. Then the learners are introduced to the well construction process and each discipline of well construction is dealt with in-detail in the forth coming sessions. The learner will gain a very broad knowledge about the entire well construction process & in the design of drilling fluid, casing & cementing schedule. Learner will gain an indepth theoretical knowledge about prevention and management of Kick and in developing well completions program. Tubing design process and selection of materials is also explained in detail.
Main objectives of the course are:
More than 540 pages of handout notes will be provided to the participants during the class. The e-version of these handouts will also be available on the INFONIX for the participant to access, for up to 90 days from the start of the course.
Mr. Vipin Bhalla, Drilling Manager (Rtd), has over 30 years of hands-on experience in Drilling & completion. He has held various positions at all levels in his extensive career from Driller to Drilling Manager. He has worked on Rigs across India and also has more than 5 years experience as Drilling Supervisor in Kuwait, Abu Dhabi & Oman. During his experience which spreads across 4 decades, he has vast experience in tackling well kicks, total Mud loss scenarios, drilling high pressure gas wells, drilling wells with horizontal drain holes, executing well killing operations, drilling wells up to 4,800mts deep, drilling highly deviated, horizontal and extended reach wells, drilling HPHT wells, drilled wells with high degree of cavings and differential sticking problems, Performed Fishing operations, to name a few of the feathers in his cap. He has vast practical knowledge in drilling, completion, well intervention, drilling re-entry wells, MWD systems and HSEQ management at rigs. He has also got a few years of experience in co-coordinating Rig construction & Rig refurbishment operations.
The instruction is conducted in a classroom provided with spacious & friendly environment for the students. Each individual will have separate seating arrangement, with enough space providing comfort. Projector & board will be used to show slides and to explain concepts. Beside this, reading room & desktops with internet facility is available for every individual student to further enrich their knowledge outside class hours. KIER has developed an online self assessment portal called INFONIX were every participant can log into their account (username & password will be provided by the institute) were they can take self assessment for the course they have enrolled for and also can read the electronic version of each module. The user account will stay active for 3 months from the date of joining.
KIER has developed an online self assessment portal called INFONIX were every participant can log into their account (username & password will be provided by the institute upon registration) were they can access the course content and take self assessment for the course they have enrolled for. The course content includes, more than pages of class handouts, presentation slides used while taking the class and other relevant reference material. The user account will stay active for 90 days from the first day of the class.
Examination will be conducted at the last day of the course. The examination will be in the form of multiple choice questions. Totally 50 questions needs to be answered and the student needs to score more than 60% to pass the examination.
Candidates who have scored more than 60% in the exam conducted at the end of the course, will be presented with a course completion certificate. This certificate can be either sent via courier or can be collected at the office.
KIER is committed to providing a good quality education which meets or exceeds the participant’s expectations. One of the ways we continue to improve our standards is by listening to the participant’s comments about our course. At the end of the course, participants will be invited to fill out a Feedback Form which will be accessed and necessary actions will be taken. The participants can also make complaints, comments and feedback at any time during the course. We are committed to learn from the comments that we receive and improve the quality of the courses offered.