The Course Progression Matrix below shows how the Well Construction/Drilling courses in this section are structured within each topic, from Basic to Specialized. These matrices are ideal for building training plans for early-career staff or finding the right course to build upon existing knowledge and experience.
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Duration: 22 Hours instructor-lead (virtual), plus approximately 15 hours self-paced work.
Casing design is an integral part of a drilling engineer’s work scope. This workshop provides a comprehensive overview of the design process, emphasizing the working stress approach currently used in the industry. Upon completion, participants will be able to select casing points, identify tubular requirements, loads, and present a design which incorporates life cycle considerations. Estimation of standard and special loads is covered in detail. Standard theories of strength and failure are discussed as well as advanced considerations for combined loads. Topics related to safe handling, running and hanging practices will additionally be covered.